Carinia

    1952 - 1988

    Carinia Co. Pty. Ltd. was a Sydney-based recording company, specializing in re-issues of European music, first of all Polish.

    Founded in 1952 by Michael (Mieczyslaw) and Nathalie Kulakowski, Polish refugees. The company was named after an aboriginal word meaning 'home'. Carinia was issuing both 78 rpm records and EPs/LPs.

    As for 1977, it was the largest privately owned record company of Australia. Operated at least until 1988.

    More: abc.net.au


    Source: Russian Records