The Boxing Day front page of Melbourne's Sun News Pictorial reports the destruction of Darwin by Cyclone Tracy.
Posts published in “Year: 1974”
Transcript of Prime Minister Gough Whitlam's appearance on the US NBC Sunday television program, Meet the Press, on October 6, 1974.
Text and audio of Treasurer Frank Crean's 1974 Budget Speech to the House of Representatives. Includes audio of ABC News, John Gorton, Gough Whitlam's Address to the Nation, and comment by Clyde Cameron.
Full text of the first letter from the Queen's private secretary, Martin Charteris, to Australia's new Governor-General, Sir John Kerr. Charteris responds to Kerr's first letter of August 15.
Remarks by Gough Whitlam on his government's program, following the 1974 Joint Sitting.
Text and audio of Prime Minister Gough Whitlam's national broadcast on the Budget - August 26, 1974.
Full text of Sir John Kerr's first letter as Governor-General to Sir Martin Charteris, the Queen's private secretary.
Text and audio of Whitlam's opening speech to the historic Joint Sitting of Parliament. Whitlam spoke on the bill to enshrine the principle of one vote, one value, "to strengthen the equality of popular democracy in Australia".
Details of the Joint Sitting of the Australian Parliament in August 1974. Includes audio of speeches.
A selection of radio reports from Sunday, May 19, 1974, the day after the Federal Election.