Australian Federation

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A brief summary of the Federation process in Australia.

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Australian Federation

  1. 1. Australian Federation By Katie, Chloe, Grace and Tzigane.
  2. 2. Some Facts <ul><li>Six colonies formed Australia: New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria and Western Australia. </li></ul><ul><li>They tried to bring Federation in the 1850’s and 1860’s but there was no popular support for it. </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Australia became a Federation on 1 st January, 1901. </li></ul><ul><li>Fiji and New Zealand were originally going to be part of the Federation, but they both decided not to. </li></ul><ul><li>Sir Edmund Barton was the first Prime Minister for Australia. </li></ul><ul><li>Australia is the biggest island that is also the one country. It is the smallest continent. </li></ul>More Facts
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