Significant moments in Australian political history
Wednesday, October 19 2011
Lego playsets coming soon…
1967—Harold Holt disappears at Cheviot Beach near Portsea.
1975—Gough Whitlam addresses the Australian public on the steps of Parliament House after being dismissed from office.
1994—John Howard promises Peter Costello that he will hand over the Liberal leadership sometime during his second term. Philip Ruddock listens in.
June 2010—Kevin Rudd is replaced by Julia Gillard as Prime Minister.
September 2010—Rob Oakeshott, Tony Windsor and Bob Katter address the nation, leading to a minority Labor government.