Category Archives: Australian Government

BTN- History of Voting

  LINK- SUMMARY-PINK RECALLS-BLUE QUESTIONS-LILAC UNDERSTANDING-PURPLE   This BTN video was about the history of voting and how it has changed over the years.   1843- Australia’s First Parliamentary Election When voting became compulsory women were not allowed to vote. Most women didn’t even get much of a say in everyday life. However, in the […]


BTN- Australia Day

LINK- SUMMARY- PINK RECALLS- BLUE UNDERSTANDING- PURPLE QUESTIONS- LILAC   This BTN video was about Australia Day. Australia Day is on January the 26th. It is a national public holiday. On Australia Day some people like to have a BBQ with their family and/or friends. Australia Day used to be called Foundation Day. In 1998 […]


BTN- Levels of Government

LINK   SUMMARY-PINK RECALLS-BLUE QUESTIONS-LILAC UNDERSTANDING-PURPLE   This BTN was about the 3 levels of government.   Federal is the biggest level of government. It is in charge of defending the nation, it deals with trade and foreign affairs, it’s in charge of money and taxes, communication and the environment.   State- State government is […]