Vietnamese Bus Ticket
Bus ticket for Tran Thi Cuc, which she used on 17 March 1978 to travel from Saigon to Can Tho. Cuc’s husband Lam Huu Minh was already at Can Tho, waiting for her. From there they escaped from Vietnam in a fishing boat. This ticket became the key symbol for Cuc of her escape. Without it, she could not have made it to Minh and their departure point.
Story education resources
Education Museum Victoria: Passport Education Kit
These resources focus on the history and experience of immigration to Victoria. It guides students through their visit to the Immigration Museum and provides activities for them to complete during their visit. The story of Cuc Lam is among a number of case studies provided. Designed for years 5 - 6, 7 - 8: (VELS) Levels 4 & 5.