Immigration from Argentina to Australia dates back to 1891, when the colonial census conducted that year recorded 25 Argentines living in Australia. Today, most Argentine Australians live in Sydney and Melbourne.
Resident Australian population born in Argentina (2016) – 13,300
Australian residents of Argentine descent (2016) – 12,100
Have you ever wanted to pull on your national jumper and represent your country?
Playing Footy 9s gives you an opportunity to do just that! It’s a fun and exciting new sport, with both full contact (tackling) and non-contact (no tackling) options to choose from.
If you are of Argentine descent and keen to represent Argentina, please join the Team Argentina Facebook group.