What does it mean to be an Australian citizen?
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What does it mean to be an Australian citizen?

Clip from Vote Yes For Aborigines

Civics and citizenship

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On the 40th anniversary of the 1967 referendum, in 2007, people were asked what it means to be an Australian citizen. What do you think of their responses? Do you agree with ...

On the 40th anniversary of the 1967 referendum, in 2007, people were asked what it means to be an Australian citizen. What do you think of their responses? Do you agree with any of the responses? What does being an Australian mean to you?

White Australia celebrates 150 years of colonisation
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White Australia celebrates 150 years of colonisation

Clip from Vote Yes For Aborigines

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Aboriginal Australians object to the 1938 celebration of the British colonising their land. They describe it as 'a day of mourning'. The seeds of the movement to change ...

Aboriginal Australians object to the 1938 celebration of the British colonising their land. They describe it as 'a day of mourning'. The seeds of the movement to change the constitution have been sown already even though the referendum will not occur for another 30 years. Who were Cooper, Patton and Ferguson? What changes were they calling for?

Why was there a referendum in 1967?
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Why was there a referendum in 1967?

Clip from Vote Yes For Aborigines

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Many people think the 1967 referendum was about giving Aboriginal people the vote, this clip explains why that is a common misconception. What changes to the constitution ...

Many people think the 1967 referendum was about giving Aboriginal people the vote, this clip explains why that is a common misconception. What changes to the constitution were being proposed in the 1967 referendum? Why did the British feel it was not important to include the Aboriginal people in the constitution? What latin term did the British settlers use to describe the land of Australia? What is a census?

Roman law in ancient Rome
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Roman law in ancient Rome

Clip from The Time Compass

Civics and citizenship

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Many of the 'rules' of law currently used in the western world are based on Roman law, created thousands of years ago

Many of the 'rules' of law currently used in the western world are based on Roman law, created thousands of years ago

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: John Christian Watson

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC October 18, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Modern history

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features John ...

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features John Christian Watson.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: Joseph Cook

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC November 1, 2011

Civics and citizenship

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Joseph Cook.

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Joseph Cook.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: George Reid

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC October 25, 2011

Civics and citizenship

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features George Reid.

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features George Reid.

Clarke & Dawe
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Clarke & Dawe

Season 1 Episode 14 ABC May 19, 2016

News and current affairs

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Critical thinking

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Join satirical duo John Clarke and Bryan Dawe for their irreverent take on the week's news headlines.

Join satirical duo John Clarke and Bryan Dawe for their irreverent take on the week's news headlines.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: Frank Forde

Season 1 Episode 15 ABC November 29, 2011

Civics and citizenship

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Frank Forde.

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Frank Forde.

Clarke and Dawe
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Clarke and Dawe: March 2, 2017

ABC March 2, 2017

News and current affairs

Civics and citizenship

Critical thinking

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Join satirical duo John Clarke and Bryan Dawe for their irreverent take on the week's news headlines.

Join satirical duo John Clarke and Bryan Dawe for their irreverent take on the week's news headlines.

Clarke & Dawe
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Clarke & Dawe: June 2, 2015

ABC June 2, 2016

News and current affairs

Civics and citizenship

Critical thinking

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Join satirical duo John Clarke and Bryan Dawe for their irreverent take on the week's news headlines.

Join satirical duo John Clarke and Bryan Dawe for their irreverent take on the week's news headlines.

Clarke and Dawe
2:23

Clarke and Dawe: August 11, 2016

ABC August 11, 2016

News and current affairs

Civics and citizenship

Critical thinking

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Join satirical duo John Clarke and Bryan Dawe for their irreverent take on the week's news headlines.

Join satirical duo John Clarke and Bryan Dawe for their irreverent take on the week's news headlines.

Clarke and Dawe
2:24

Clarke and Dawe: June 22, 2017

ABC June 22, 2017

News and current affairs

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A selection of the best and most topical programs from the archives. John Clarke and Bryan Dawe take an irreverent look at the people and issues making the news.

A selection of the best and most topical programs from the archives. John Clarke and Bryan Dawe take an irreverent look at the people and issues making the news.

Clarke and Dawe
2:25

Clarke and Dawe: March 9, 2017

ABC March 9, 2017

News and current affairs

Civics and citizenship

Critical thinking

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Join satirical duo John Clarke and Bryan Dawe for their irreverent take on the week's news headlines.

Join satirical duo John Clarke and Bryan Dawe for their irreverent take on the week's news headlines.

Clarke and Dawe: From the Archives
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Clarke and Dawe: From the Archives: July 13, 2017

ABC July 13, 2017

News and current affairs

Civics and citizenship

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A selection of the best and most topical programs from the archives. John Clarke and Bryan Dawe take an irreverent look at the people and issues making the news.

A selection of the best and most topical programs from the archives. John Clarke and Bryan Dawe take an irreverent look at the people and issues making the news.

Clarke and Dawe
2:29

Clarke and Dawe: July 21, 2016

ABC July 21, 2016

News and current affairs

Civics and citizenship

Critical thinking

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Join satirical duo John Clarke and Bryan Dawe for their irreverent take on the week's news headlines.

Join satirical duo John Clarke and Bryan Dawe for their irreverent take on the week's news headlines.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: Edmund Barton

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC October 11, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Modern history

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Edmund ...

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Edmund Barton.

Clarke and Dawe
2:30

Clarke and Dawe: June 1, 2017

ABC June 1, 2017

News and current affairs

Civics and citizenship

Critical thinking

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This video has closed captioning
A selection of the best and most topical programs from the archives. John Clarke and Bryan Dawe take an irreverent look at the people and issues making the news.

A selection of the best and most topical programs from the archives. John Clarke and Bryan Dawe take an irreverent look at the people and issues making the news.