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ABC News is a national news service in Australia produced by the News and Current Affairs division of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
The Adelaide Review is a monthly news-magazine founded by Christopher Pearson in 1985 in Adelaide, South Australia.
"Advance Australia Fair" is the national anthem of Australia.
Albert Redvers George "Bert" Hawke (3 December 1900 – 14 February 1986) was the 18th Premier of Western Australia and the first one to be born in the 20th century.
Andrew Christopher Denton (born 4 May 1960) is an Australian television producer, comedian, Gold Logie-nominated television presenter and former radio host, and was the host of the ABC's weekly television interview program Enough Rope and the ABC game show Randling.
Andrew Sharp Peacock AC GCL (born 13 February 1939) is a former Australian politician and diplomat.
Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) is a forum for 21 Pacific Rim member economies.
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.
The Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU) is the largest peak body representing workers in Australia.
The Australian Democrats is an Australian political party in existence since 1977.
Federal elections were held in Australia on 30 November 1963.
Federal elections were held in Australia on 13 December 1975.
Federal elections were held in Australia on 18 October 1980.
Federal elections were held in Australia on 5 March 1983.
Federal elections were held in Australia on 1 December 1984.
Federal elections were held in Australia on 11 July 1987, following the granting of a double dissolution on 5 June by the Governor-General Sir Ninian Stephen.
Federal elections were held in Australia on 24 March 1990.
The 1993 Australian federal election was held to determine the members of the 37th Parliament of Australia.
The 1996 Australian federal election was held to determine the members of the 38th Parliament of Australia.
Federal elections were held in Australia on 24 November 2007.
A federal election was held on Saturday, 21 August 2010 for members of the 43rd Parliament of Australia.
A federal election to determine the members of the 44th Parliament of Australia took place on 7 September 2013.
The Australian House of Representatives is one of the two Houses (chambers) of the Parliament of Australia.
The Australian Industrial Relations Commission (AIRC), known from 1956 to 1973 as the Commonwealth Conciliation and Arbitration Commission and from 1973 to 1988 as the Australian Conciliation and Arbitration Commission, was a tribunal with powers under the Workplace Relations Act 1996 (and equivalent earlier legislation) that existed from 1956 until 2010.
The Australian Labor Party (ALP, also Labor, was Labour before 1912) is a political party in Australia.
A leadership spill of the Australian Labor Party (ALP), the party of government in the Parliament of Australia, was held on 19 December 1991, the second spill in a year.
A leadership spill in the Australian Labor Party, the party of government in the Parliament of Australia, was held on 3 June 1991.
The Australian National University (ANU) is a national research university located in Canberra, the capital of Australia.
The Australian Senate is the upper house of the bicameral Parliament of Australia, the lower house being the House of Representatives.
A Bachelor of Arts (BA or AB, from the Latin baccalaureus artium or artium baccalaureus) is a bachelor's degree awarded for an undergraduate course or program in either the liberal arts, sciences, or both.
The Bachelor of Laws (Legum Baccalaureus; LL.B. or B.L.) is an undergraduate degree in law (or a first professional degree in law, depending on jurisdiction) originating in England and offered in Japan and most common law jurisdictionsexcept the United States and Canadaas the degree which allows a person to become a lawyer.
Bachelor of Letters (B.Litt. or Litt.B.; Latin Baccalaureus Litterarum or Litterarum Baccalaureus) is a second undergraduate university degree in which students specialize in an area of study relevant to their own personal, professional or academic development.
Barrie John Unsworth (born 16 April 1934) was an Australian politician, representing the Australian Labor Party in the Parliament of New South Wales from 1978 to 1991.
Barry Owen Jones, (born 11 October 1932), is an Australian polymath, writer, lawyer, social activist, quiz champion and former politician.
Barry Robert O'Farrell (born 24 May 1959) is a former Australian politician who was the 43rd Premier of New South Wales and Minister for Western Sydney from 2011 to 2014.
William George Hayden (born 23 January 1933) is a former Australian politician who served as the 21st Governor-General of Australia, in office from 1989 to 1996.
Josephine Blanche d'Alpuget (born 3 January 1944) is an Australian writer and the second wife of Bob Hawke, the longest-serving Labor Prime Minister of Australia.
Bordertown is a small South Australian town near the Victorian border.
Brian Leslie Howe, AO (born 23 January 1936), is an Australian former politician who served as the Deputy Prime Minister of Australia in the Labor government under prime ministers Bob Hawke and Paul Keating from 1991 to 1995.
Bruce Chapman is an Australian economist and academic known for being the founder or architect of the HECS system.
The Cabinet of Australia is the Australian Government's council of senior Ministers of the Crown, responsible to Parliament.
Canberra is the capital city of Australia.
The Canberra Press Gallery, officially called the Federal Parliamentary Press Gallery, is the name given to the approximately 180 journalists and their support staff, including producers, editors and camera crews, who report the workings of the Australian Parliament.
Classical architecture usually denotes architecture which is more or less consciously derived from the principles of Greek and Roman architecture of classical antiquity, or sometimes even more specifically, from the works of Vitruvius.
Arthur Clarence "Clem" Hawke (5 March 1898 – 23 December 1989) was the General Secretary of the Australian Labor Party in South Australia 1919–20, and a Congregationalist minister.
The Commonwealth Bank of Australia (abbreviated CBA or Commbank) is an Australian multinational bank with businesses across New Zealand, Asia, the United States and the United Kingdom.
The Communist Party of Australia (CPA) was founded in 1920 and dissolved in 1991.
Congregational churches (also Congregationalist churches; Congregationalism) are Protestant churches in the Reformed tradition practicing congregationalist church governance, in which each congregation independently and autonomously runs its own affairs.
CSL Limited is a global specialty biotechnology company that researches, develops, manufactures, and markets products to treat and prevent serious human medical conditions.
The Dawkins Revolution was a series of Australian tertiary education reforms instituted by the then Labor Education Minister (1987–91) John Dawkins.
The Deputy Prime Minister of Australia is the second-most senior officer in the Government of Australia.
Dividend imputation is a corporate tax system in which some or all of the tax paid by a company may be attributed, or imputed, to the shareholders by way of a tax credit to reduce the income tax payable on a distribution.
The Division of Corio is an Australian electoral division in the state of Victoria.
The Division of Flinders is an Australian Electoral Division in Victoria.
The Division of Scullin is an Australian Electoral Division in the state of Victoria.
The Division of Wills is an Australian electoral division of Victoria.
The early 1990s recession describes the period of economic downturn affecting much of the Western world in the early 1990s.
The Economic Development Board was established in 2002 to function as an independent advisory body to the Government of South Australia on economic development issues in South Australia.
Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary; born 21 April 1926) is Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms.
The Encyclopædia Britannica (Latin for "British Encyclopaedia"), published by Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., is a general knowledge English-language encyclopaedia.
The Federated Miscellaneous Workers' Union (F.M.W.U.), commonly known as the 'Missos', was an Australian trade union which existed between 1915 and 1992.
Felix Williamson is an Australian actor.
Fightback! was a 650-page economic policy package document proposed by John Hewson, federal leader of the Liberal Party of Australia and Leader of the Opposition from 1990 to 1994.
The First French Empire (Empire Français) was the empire of Napoleon Bonaparte of France and the dominant power in much of continental Europe at the beginning of the 19th century.
The First Hawke Ministry was the fifty-fifth Australian Commonwealth ministry, and held office from 11 March 1983 to 13 December 1984.
The Fourth Hawke Ministry was the fifty-eighth Australian Commonwealth ministry, and held office from 4 April 1990 to 20 December 1991.
The Franklin Dam or Gordon-below-Franklin Dam project was a proposed dam on the Gordon River in Tasmania, Australia, that was never constructed.
Geelong is a port city located on Corio Bay and the Barwon River, in the state of Victoria, Australia.Geelong is south-west of the state capital, Melbourne.
The goods and services tax (GST) in Australia is a value added tax of 10% on most goods and services sales, with some exemptions (such as for certain food, healthcare and housing items) and concessions (including qualifying long term accommodation which is taxed at an effective rate of 5.5%).
Gordon Munro Bryant (3 August 1914 – 14 January 1991) was an Australian politician.
Edward Gough Whitlam (11 July 191621 October 2014) was the 21st Prime Minister of Australia, serving from 1972 to 1975.
The Government of the Commonwealth of Australia (also referred to as the Australian Government, the Commonwealth Government, or the Federal Government) is the government of the Commonwealth of Australia, a federal parliamentary constitutional monarchy.
The Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia is the representative of the Australian monarch, currently Queen Elizabeth II.
Graham Frederick Richardson (27 September 1949), a former Australian politician, was a Senator for New South Wales from 1983–94 for the Australian Labor Party, a senior minister in Hawke and Keating governments, and is now a political lobbyist, public speaker, and media commentator.
Gustav Mahler (7 July 1860 – 18 May 1911) was an Austro-Bohemian late-Romantic composer, and one of the leading conductors of his generation.
Henry Alfred Jenkins, AM (24 September 1925 – 27 July 2004), Australian Labor politician, was Speaker of the Australian House of Representatives during the term of the Labor government of Bob Hawke.
Hawke is a television film or telemovie, which was produced by The Film Company for Network Ten.
The Hawke Government was the federal executive government of Australia led by Prime Minister Bob Hawke of the Australian Labor Party from 1983 to 1991.
The Hawke–Keating Government refers to the Federal Government of Australia from 11 March 1983 to 11 March 1996.
Hazel Susan Hawke, AO (née Masterson, 20 July 192923 May 2013) was the first wife of Bob Hawke, the 23rd Prime Minister of Australia.
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (האוניברסיטה העברית בירושלים, Ha-Universita ha-Ivrit bi-Yerushalayim; الجامعة العبرية في القدس, Al-Jami'ah al-Ibriyyah fi al-Quds; abbreviated HUJI) is Israel's second oldest university, established in 1918, 30 years before the establishment of the State of Israel.
The history of HIV/AIDS in Australia is distinctive, as Australian government bodies recognised and responded to the AIDS pandemic relatively swiftly, with the implementation of successful disease prevention and public health programs, such as needle and syringe programs (NSPs).
Sir Hubert Ferdinand Opperman, OBE (29 May 1904 – 18 April 1996), referred to as Oppy by Australian and French crowds, was an Australian cyclist and politician, whose endurance cycling feats in the 1920s and 1930s earned him international acclaim.
Israel, officially the State of Israel, is a country in the Middle East, on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea and the northern shore of the Red Sea.
Sir Johannes Bjelke-Petersen, (13 January 191123 April 2005) was an Australian politician.
The Joh for Canberra campaign, initially known as the "Joh for PM" campaign, was an attempt by Queensland National Party premier Sir Joh Bjelke-Petersen to become Prime Minister of Australia.
John Norman Button (30 June 19338 April 2008) was an Australian politician, who served as a senior minister in the Hawke and Keating Labor governments.
John Curtin (8 January 1885 – 5 July 1945) was an Australian politician who served as the 14th Prime Minister of Australia, in office from 1941 to his death in 1945.
John Sydney "Joe" Dawkins, AO (born 2 March 1947), Australian politician, was Treasurer in the Keating Labor government from December 1991 to December 1993.
Dr John Robert Hewson AM (born 28 October 1946) is a former Australian politician who served as leader of the Liberal Party from 1990 to 1994.
John Winston Howard, (born 26 July 1939) is a former Australian politician who served as the 25th Prime Minister of Australia, in office from 1996 to 2007.
John Charles Kerin (born 21 November 1937) is an Australian economist and former Australian Labor Party (ALP) politician.
Julia Eileen Gillard (born 29 September 1961) is a retired Australian politician who served as the 27th Prime Minister of Australia and Leader of the Australian Labor Party from 2010 to 2013.
Kevin Michael Rudd (born 21 September 1957) is a former Australian politician who was the 26th Prime Minister of Australia, serving from December 2007 to June 2010 and again from June to September 2013.
The Kirribilli Agreement of 1988 refers to a secret meeting between then-Prime Minister Bob Hawke and Treasurer Paul Keating.
Kristina Kerscher Keneally (born 19 December 1968) is an Australian politician who has represented New South Wales in the Australian Senate for the Labor Party since 2018, having previously served as the 42nd Premier of New South Wales between 2009 and 2011.
The Labor Left (also known as the Socialist Left and Progressive Left) is an organised democratic socialist faction of the Australian Labor Party.
Manaaki Whenua - Landcare Research is one of New Zealand's Crown Research Institutes.
The Liberal Party of Australia is a major centre-right political party in Australia, one of the two major parties in Australian politics, along with the centre-left Australian Labor Party (ALP).
Lionel Frost Bowen, AC (28 December 1922 – 1 April 2012) was an Australian politician and senior Labor Party figure, serving in the ministries of Gough Whitlam and Bob Hawke.
Below is a List of Australian Leaders of the Opposition.
This is a list of Prime Ministers of Australia by age, including when they were born, what age they were when they were appointed prime minister, what age were they when they left the office and the age at which they died, or their current age as of if they are still alive.
This is a list of Prime Ministers of Australia by time in office.
Mabo v Queensland (No 2) (commonly known as Mabo).
Macquarie University is a public research university based in Sydney, Australia, in the suburb of Macquarie Park.
John Malcolm Fraser (21 May 1930 – 20 March 2015) was an Australian politician who served as the 22nd Prime Minister of Australia, in office from 1975 to 1983 as leader of the Liberal Party.
Margaret Elaine Whitlam, AO (née Dovey, 19 November 1919 – 17 March 2012) was the wife of Gough Whitlam, the Prime Minister of Australia from 1972 to 1975.
Medibank Private Limited is a national private health insurer based in Australia.
Medicare is the publicly funded universal health care system in Australia.
Melbourne is the state capital of Victoria and the second-most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
Meningitis is an acute inflammation of the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord, known collectively as the meninges.
Sir Michael Thomas Somare (born 9 April 1936) is a politician who served as the Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea from 2002 to 2011; he had previously been Prime Minister from independence in 1975 until 1980 and again from 1982 until 1985.
Michelle Grattan AO (born 30 June 1944) is an Australian journalist who was the first woman to become editor of an Australian metropolitan daily newspaper.
Munif Mohammed Abou Rish was a Palestinian journalist, who in 1974 planned to assassinate Bob Hawke, the federal president of the Australian Labor Party, who later became prime minister of Australia.
Nanjing University (NJU or NU,. Chinese abbr. 南大; pinyin: Nándà, Nanda), or Nanking University, is a prestigious public (national) university, and is the oldest institution of higher learning, located in Nanjing, China.
The National Archives of Australia is an Australian Government agency that collects, preserves and encourages access to important Australian Government records.
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (18 July 1918 – 5 December 2013) was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, political leader, and philanthropist, who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999.
Network Ten (commonly known as Channel Ten or simply Ten, officially stylised as TEN) is an Australian commercial television network.
Neville Kenneth Wran, (11 October 1926 – 20 April 2014) was an Australian politician who was the Premier of New South Wales from 1976 to 1986.
Sir Ninian Martin Stephen (15 June 1923 – 29 October 2017) was an Australian judge who served as the 20th Governor-General of Australia, in office from 1982 to 1989.
The North Shore is a term used to describe the primarily residential area of northern metropolitan Sydney, in New South Wales, Australia.
Northbridge is a suburb on the Lower North Shore of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
Nuclear power is the use of nuclear reactions that release nuclear energy to generate heat, which most frequently is then used in steam turbines to produce electricity in a nuclear power plant.
Singtel Optus Pty Limited is the second largest telecommunications company in Australia.
The Order of Australia is an order of chivalry established on 14 February 1975 by Elizabeth II, Queen of Australia, to recognise Australian citizens and other persons for achievement or meritorious service.
The Order of Logohu is the principal order of the Order of Papua New Guinea.
The Most Exalted Order of the White Elephant (เครื่องราชอิสริยาภรณ์อันเป็นที่เชิดชูยิ่งช้างเผือก) is an order of Thailand.
Parliament House is the meeting place of the Parliament of Australia, located in Canberra, the capital of Australia.
The Parliament of Australia (officially the Federal Parliament; also known as the Commonwealth Parliament or just Parliament) is the legislative branch of the government of Australia.
Paul John Keating (born 18 January 1944) is a former Australian politician who served as the 24th Prime Minister of Australia, in office from 1991 to 1996 as leader of the Labor Party.
Paul John Kelly (born 11 October 1947) is a conservative Australian political journalist, author and television and radio commentator from Sydney.
Perth Modern School (colloquially known as Perth Mod) is an academically selective co-educational public high school located in Subiaco, an inner city suburb of Perth, Western Australia.
Philip Ronald Cleary (born 8 December 1952) is an Australian commentator on politics and sport, particularly Australian rules football, and a former independent politician elected at the 1992 Wills by-election.
Sir Phillip Reginald Lynch KCMG (27 July 1933 – 19 June 1984) was an Australian politician who served in the House of Representatives from 1966 to 1982.
Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) is an interdisciplinary undergraduate/post-graduate degree which combines study from three disciplines.
A political faction is a group of individuals within a larger entity, such as a political party, a trade union or other group, or simply a political climate, united by a particular common political purpose that differs in some respect to the rest of the entity.
The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) (Arabic: الجبهة الشعبية لتحرير فلسطين, al-Jabhah al-Sha`biyyah li-Taḥrīr Filasṭīn) is a secular Palestinian Marxist–Leninist and revolutionary socialist organization founded in 1967 by George Habash.
Pragmatism is a philosophical tradition that began in the United States around 1870.
The Premier of New South Wales is the head of government in the state of New South Wales, Australia.
The Premier of Queensland is the head of government in the Australian state of Queensland.
The Premier of Western Australia is the head of the executive branch of government in the Australian state of Western Australia.
The Prices and Incomes Accord was an agreement between the Australian Council of Trade Unions and the Australian Labor Party government of Prime Minister Bob Hawke and Treasurer (later Prime Minister) Paul Keating in 1983.
The Prime Minister of Australia (sometimes informally abbreviated to PM) is the head of government of Australia.
Qantas Airways is the flag carrier of Australia and its largest airline by fleet size, international flights and international destinations.
Rachael Morelle Blake (born 26 May 1971) is an Australian actress.
The Rann Government was the state executive government of South Australia led by Premier of South Australia Mike Rann of the South Australian Branch of the Australian Labor Party (ALP) from 2002 to 2011.
Ray Gietzelt AO (29 September 192212 October 2012) was a major figure in the Australian union movement in the latter part of the 20th century.
Refusenik (отказник, otkaznik, from "отказ", otkaz "refusal") was an unofficial term for individuals, typically but not exclusively Soviet Jews, who were denied permission to emigrate by the authorities of the Soviet Union and other countries of the Eastern bloc.
The Regency in Great Britain was a period when King George III was deemed unfit to rule and his son ruled as his proxy as Prince Regent.
The Rhodes Scholarship, named after the Anglo-South African mining magnate and politician Cecil John Rhodes, is an international postgraduate award for students to study at the University of Oxford.
Richard Roxburgh (born 23 January 1962) is an Australian actor, writer, producer, and director.
, also known as Saint Paul's University, is a private university, in Ikebukuro, Tokyo, Japan.
A role model is a person whose behavior, example, or success is or can be emulated by others, especially by younger people.
Ross McMullin (born 1952) is an Australian historian who has written a number of books on political and social history, as well as several biographies.
Sconcing is a tradition at Oxford University of demanding that a person drink a tankard of ale or some other alcoholic beverage as a penalty for some breach of etiquette.
The Second Hawke Ministry was the fifty-sixth Australian Commonwealth ministry, and held office from 13 December 1984 to 24 July 1987.
Senior management, executive management, or a management team is generally a team of individuals at the highest level of management of an organization who have the day-to-day tasks of managing that organization — sometimes a company or a corporation.
The Shadow Cabinet is a feature of the Westminster system of government.
The South Africa national rugby union team, commonly known as the Springboks, is governed by the South African Rugby Union.
South Australia (abbreviated as SA) is a state in the southern central part of Australia.
Spent nuclear fuel, occasionally called used nuclear fuel, is nuclear fuel that has been irradiated in a nuclear reactor (usually at a nuclear power plant).
The Stolen Generations (also known as Stolen Children) were the children of Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent who were removed from their families by the Australian Federal and State government agencies and church missions, under acts of their respective parliaments.
Superannuation in Australia is the arrangements put in place by the Government of Australia to assist people in Australia to accumulate money for an income in retirement.
Tasmania (abbreviated as Tas and known colloquially as Tassie) is an island state of Australia.
The Australian is a broadsheet newspaper published in Australia from Monday to Saturday each week since 14 July 1964.
The prefix The Honourable or The Honorable (abbreviated to The Hon., Hon. or formerly The Hon'ble—the latter term is still used in South Asia) is a style that is used before the names of certain classes of people.
The Sydney Morning Herald (SMH) is a daily compact newspaper published by Fairfax Media in Sydney, Australia.
The Third Hawke Ministry was the fifty-seventh Australian Commonwealth ministry.
A trade union or trades union, also called a labour union (Canada) or labor union (US), is an organization of workers who have come together to achieve many common goals; such as protecting the integrity of its trade, improving safety standards, and attaining better wages, benefits (such as vacation, health care, and retirement), and working conditions through the increased bargaining power wielded by the creation of a monopoly of the workers.
The Transport Workers Union of Australia (TWU) is a trade union with over 90,000 members throughout Australia.
The Treasurer of Australia is the minister in the Government of Australia responsible for government expenditure and revenue raising.
University College (in full The Master and Fellows of the College of the Great Hall of the University of Oxford,Darwall-Smith, Robin, A History of University College, Oxford. Oxford University Press, 2008.. colloquially referred to as "Univ"), is a constituent college of the University of Oxford in England.
The University of New South Wales (UNSW; branded as UNSW Sydney) is an Australian public research university located in the Sydney suburb of Kensington.
The University of Oxford (formally The Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Oxford) is a collegiate research university located in Oxford, England.
The University of South Australia (UniSA) is a public research university in the Australian state of South Australia.
The University of Sydney (informally, USyd or USYD) is an Australian public research university in Sydney, Australia.
The University of Western Australia (UWA) is a public research university in the Australian state of Western Australia.
The UWA Student Guild is the official student representative body at the University of Western Australia, representing the interests of students to the university, government and the wider community, as well as providing services to students.
The Vietnam War (Chiến tranh Việt Nam), also known as the Second Indochina War, and in Vietnam as the Resistance War Against America (Kháng chiến chống Mỹ) or simply the American War, was a conflict that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975.
Western Australia (abbreviated as WA) is a state occupying the entire western third of Australia.
The Whitlam Government was the federal executive government of Australia led by Prime Minister Gough Whitlam.
A by-election for the Australian House of Representatives division of Wills was held on 11 April 1992.
WorkChoices was the name given to changes made to the federal industrial relations laws in Australia by the Howard Government in 2005, being amendments to the Workplace Relations Act 1996 by the Workplace Relations Amendment (Work Choices) Act 2005, that came into effect on 27 March 2006.
A world record is usually the best global performance ever recorded and officially verified in a specific skill or sport.
A yard of ale or yard glass is a very tall beer glass used for drinking around or 1 fl.
The 1971 South Africa rugby union tour of Australia was a controversial six-week rugby union tour by the Springboks to Australia.
The 1975 Australian constitutional crisis, also known simply as the Dismissal, has been described as the greatest political and constitutional crisis in Australian history.
The 1989 Australian pilots' dispute was one of the most expensive and dramatic industrial disputes in Australia's history.