Full text and audio of Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser’s 1975 Election Policy Speech.
Audio of Doug Anthony’s policy speech on behalf of the Country Party for the 1975 Federal Election.
Full text and audio of Gough Whitlam’s 1975 election policy speech, delivered at Festival Hall in Melbourne.
Text of a letter from the Queen’s Private Secretary to the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Gordon Scholes.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Gordon Scholes, wrote to the Queen on November 12 expressing alarm about the actions of the Governor-General. Scholes was the ALP member for Corio, in Victoria. He was first elected at a by-election on July 22, 1967, following the retirement of the Liberal member, Hubert Opperman, who had… Continue reading Speaker Scholes’ Letter To The Queen
A selection of audio clips from the constitutional crisis: October 15-November 12, 1975.
Image and full text of the Vice-Regal notice published on November 12, 1975.
Full text of Sydney Morning Herald editorial, November 12, 1975, commenting on the dismissal of the Whitlam government.
Image of an article by Peter Bowers in the Sydney Morning Herald on November 12, 1975.
Text of an editorial in The Age on November 12, 1975, arguing the case against Sir John Kerr’s decision to dismiss the Whitlam government.