Playing Fair explores the roles and responsibilities of Australia's three arms of governance
In Australia, law is managed by three separate arms of governance—or three powers.
In this game, your job is to experiment with the 'power balance' and find out why the three arms of governance must share the power.
Go to Playing Fair Teachers' Notes and
further information about the Separation of Powers.
Pass the Bill steps you through the process of law-making in federal Parliament
Follow the path of a bill—that's an idea for a new law—through the House of Representatives and the Senate in Pass the Bill. Help the MPs speak out in the debate, listen out for the division bells and look out for the things that can stop a bill being passed.
Go to Pass the
Bill Teachers' Notes.