Refugee tows boat to Canberra as symbol of hope

By Chloe Booker
Updated April 1 2014 - 8:56pm, first published 1:00pm
Vietnamese refugee Tri Nguyen is walking from Melbourne to Canberra with Iranian asylum seeker Linda Kasravi. He wants to thank Australia for the way he was treated. Picture: Dylan Robinson

A VIETNAMESE man who arrived in Australia as a refugee is lugging a boat from Melbourne to Canberra with three Iranian asylum seekers to put a human face to the debate.

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