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#19836 - The Self Government Referendum of 1978

Resource ID
19836
Title/subtitle
The Self Government Referendum of 1978
Author/Creator
Hall, Michael
Format
Journal article
Publisher
Canberra & District Historical Society
Physical description
2 pages including cartoons
Summary
In November 1978 the voters of the ACT were given the chance to govern themselves at a referendum. But they spurned the opportunity. Why? The article provides brief background on the battle for self government and the arguments put up by those opposed to it.
Location
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