Japanese businessmen enjoying a Swan Lager, 1966
Japanese businessmen enjoying a Swan Lager, 1966

I bitterly deplore the fact that Australia is fast being overrun with impudent, insulting Japanese, foul law-breaking Chinamen, and hordes of Dagoes, Afghans, and other indescribable Eastern races, who bring no money into the country, and take every farthing out to their own country.

Letter to The Daily News, 3 April 1907