This fact sheet examines the Magna Carta—the 'Great Charter'.
Explore the history of our Parliament from the Magna Carta to now with these resources. Topics include the development of the concept of parliament, the role of the Australian Parliament in World War I and the activism that led to the 1967 referendum.
This video from the ABC’s Behind the News explores how the 1967 referendum was part of a movement for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples’ rights.
This in-depth paper explores the development of the Westminster system in Britain and parliamentary democracy in Australia.
Explore the history of Australia’s Parliament with this easy-to-use timeline.