1974 Federal Election: The Election Night Count

The audio clip below contains 90 minutes from the ABC television coverage of the 1974 Federal Election count.

It includes the speeches by Opposition Leader Bill Snedden and Prime Minister Gough Whitlam.

The broadcast was hosted by Ken Begg. [Read more…]

Full Poll In May: Sun

The Melbourne Sun News-Pictorial’s front page report on Whitlam’s announcement of a May 18 double dissolution election.