Australian headlines 1901-2000

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WA celebrates 150 years of settlement, 'Mad Max' premieres
Test Cricket resumes after WWII, Bon Scott (ACDC) is born
Cyclone Tracy destroys Darwin on Christmas Day
Tobacco advertising is banned, random breath tests introduced, Australia wins zilch in Montreal
Grand Prix held in Australia for first time, Victoria has 150th birthday
Melbourne wins right to host 1956 Olympics
'Great White Fleet' sails in from USA, Sir Donald Bradman is born
Television comes to Australia, so do the Olympics
Liberals win re-election, but with majority of only 1, oral contraceptives go on sale
Australia has 3 Kings in one year
West Gate Bridge collapses in Melbourme, 35 die
'Beatles' tour Australia, Dawn Fraser wins 3rd consecutive Olympic title
British and Australian troops capture and hold Tobruk
Qantas is privatised, Pay TV arrives in Australia
Keating becomes PM, Dr Victor Chang murdered in Sydney
Canberra opens as new Federal capital
The 'underarm' ball, CHOGM meeting held in Melbourne
Voting becomes compulsory in federal elections
Evonne Goolagaong wins her 1st Wimbledon title, John Newcombe wins mens title
Victoria celebrates its Centenary, Barry Humphries is born
South Africa beats Australia in a cricket test for the first time, Commonwealth Bank is established
PM Howard wins re-election, 6 sailors die in Sydney to Hobart yacht race
Conciliation and Arbitration Court established, Australia competes in Davis Cup for 1st time
HMAS Melbourne collides with USS Frank E Evans, killing over 70
Margaret Court becomes first Australian women to win Wimbledon,
Australia mourns death of Edward VII
HMAS Sydney sinks Italian cruiser 'Bartolomeo Colleoni'
Barlow & Chambers are hanged in Malaysia, 'Crocodile Dundee' is a hit
The Commonwealth is born
Australia has a new Queen
Frank Sedgeman becomes first Australian to win US Tennis Open
Australian Grand Prix moves from Adelaide to Melbourne, Bill Clinton visits Australia
'Prohibition' proposal voted down by electors, Phar Lap wins Melbourne Cup.
Australian troops land at Gallipoli
Norman Brookes becomes first 'foreigner' to win Wimbledon
First Australian Postage stamps issued
Bradman plays his last Test match, Evatt becomes President of UN General Assembly
Australia sends troops to Korea
Fanny Durack becomes first Australian woman to win Olympic Gold
Aviator Harry Hawker crashes to his death,RAAF established, 'Ginger Meggs' first appearance
Breaker Morant executed in South Africa
PM Keating wins re-election, Sydney granted the 2000 Olympics
Australia celebrates 150 years of white settlement
Australia gains 'mandate' over former German colonies in Pacific
Dingo takes baby at Ayres Rock
First Australian troops arrive in Vietnam, Peter Thomson wins 5th British Golf Open
Sister Mary McKillop dies aged 67, Errol Flynn is born
PM says 'Australia will back Britain to last shilling' in WWI
Australia celebrates Bicentenary.
Kieren Perkins wins first Olympic Gold, George Bush addresses Australian parliament
USA wins back America's Cup, Pat Cash wins Wimbledon
PM Lyons dies in Office as Australia goes to war again
Alfred Deakin re-elected as PM, world 1st life saving club established at Bondi
PM Whitlam elected, first Labor Government in 23 years
PM Menzies wins 3rd consecutive federal election, Greg Norman is born
WA votes to secede from Australian Commonwealth, Errol Flynn makes movie debut
Michael Hutchence of INXS found dead in Hotel room
Australian poet Henry Lawson dies, D H Lawrence writes 'Kangaroo'
Australia votes 'NO' in first conscription referendum, 6 o'clock closing starts in hotels
First Australian born Governor-General sworn in, Rupert Murdoch is born
Commonwealth games in Brisbane, Kenneally writes 'Schindlers Ark'
Sydney harbour bridge is opened
Governor-General sacks the PM
Kingsford-Smith missing, feared dead after crash in Bay of Bengal
Last execution in Australia, PM Holt drowns at Portsea
Sydney opera House is opened by the Queen
Watson forms worlds first Labor Government
Jack Brabham becomes Australia's first Formula One world champion
First visit to Australia by a reigning Monarch
Kingsford Smith completes first flight across the Tasman to NZ
Australia's first political assassination, Australian phone numbers move to 8 digits
Bikies kill 7 in 'Milperra massacre', 'Medicare' begins
'Republic' Referendum is voted down
Reserve Bank established, population hits 10 million, Errol Flynn dies in US.
'Country' Party (now the National party) is formed, Qantas is founded
Police strike in Melbourne, thousands riot, Billy Hughes resigns as PM
Australia's first PM resigns to join High Court
Australia votes in favour of UN, PM dies in office, first Sydney-Hobart yacht race
Britain tests nuclear bomb in Australian outback
General Motors opens plants in NSW, Vic, SA & WA, first 'Miss Australia' quest
Singapore falls, MacArthur arrives in Australia to run war in South Pacific
Australia wins America's Cup, PM Fraser loses federal election
Rod Laver wins Tennis Grand Slam, Commonwealth Games open in Perth WA
234 Japanese prisoners die after break-out from POW camp in NSW, Peter Allen is born
First regular air-mail service between Australia and USA begins, Kerry Packer is born
MCG is chosen as host site for 1956 Olympics
PM loses own seat in Federal election
'Advance Australia Fair' becomes the National Anthem
Sir Robert Menzies dies at age 83
Lionel Rose becomes first aboriginal to win World Boxing Title
Goods & Services Tax introduced, Australia hosts Olympics for 2nd time
Melbourne loses bid for 1996 Olympics.
PM Curtin wins re-election in middle of WWII
Newcastle hit by earthquake, foreign debt hits 95 billion
Australia joins the IMF, Qantas is nationalised, McKell becomes Governor-General
Australian Light Horse charge the Turks at Beersheba
PM Menzies wins 5th consecutive federal election, Herb Elliott breaks world record for mile.
Australia converts to Decimal Currency
PM Bruce returned in Federal election, Radio 2UE begins broadcasting
General Monash takes command of Australian Imperial Force

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