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The federal defence of Australasia

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Published by W. Clowes in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Australasia.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 356 p.
    Number of Pages356
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24189827M
    OCLC/WorldCa11865406

    I think young people are ahead of the curve on this for the most part. Google Scholar Statistical Abstract for the several Colonial and other Possessions of tho United-Kingdom in each year, from to By James Hector, C. Two conferences have been held, the last of which was styled "Federal Council," and was held at Hobart Town in February of this year The Commonwealth Parliament can propose changes to the Constitution.

    To be elected by the Federal Parliament from the names sent on by the respective Colonial Parliaments. His answers on a range of subject were to be broadcast in a programme called "Ask Obama". It is generally understood that it must be the former. If the expediency of a scheme may aid its practical accomplishment then this last argument should carry weight. Google Scholar Papers relating to H.

    Google Scholar Just T. From the standpoint of the unity of the The federal defence of Australasia book Empire, in which the colonies are presumed to have an interest equivalent to that of the United Kingdom, it seems reasonable that the latter should be called upon to bear their fair share of the burden of imperial defence; and an imperial federation which was a political reality would certainly imply a provision for such equal contribution. Over the next few years activity by ordinary Australians began to emerge, seeking to push the politicians back into action. Among the suggestions were: - a despatch from the United Kingdom spoke of the possible need for "a central legislative authority for the whole of the Australian colonies"; - a Privy Council committee recommended that one of the Australian Governors be created 'Governor-General' with power to convene a 'General Assembly of Australia'; - a New South Wales constitutional committee spoke of the need for 'a General Assembly', as did a Victorian parliamentary committee; - a message to the UK spoke of a 'Federal Assembly'; and - an attempt was made to convene a conference on federal union.


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The federal defence of Australasia by George Cathcart Craig Download PDF Ebook

It was here that the Tasmanian Premier inserted the infamous 'Braddon Blot' designed to help the smaller colonies by limiting the amount of revenue from tariffs the Commonwealth could use for its own purposes.

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Google Scholar Giles E. More than that, some of our English and colonial statesmen "believe that the time is not far distant when all the Australian colonies will be federated.

Google Scholar Todd A. The Federal Council was a limited legislative body. Google Scholar Just T. Australians were also uneasy about the possibility of European nations establishing colonies close to their shores. South Australia,square miles; population,The one exception to this calculation may be said to prove the rule.

Brisbane, Australian Privy Council.

Australian Government Department of Defence

The successful completion in of the process of federation which formed the Dominion of Canada doubtless stimulated Lord Carnarvon, entering office the next year, to further experiments along similar lines.

Its magnitude may be partially realised if we remember that Great Britain and Ireland, with a population of over 37,, have onlysquare miles, thus making our new Empire nearly twenty-five times larger than the old.

A discreet colonial statesman, when invited to bring his colony closer to Great Britain, and The federal defence of Australasia book pay for their joint support while leaving to Great Britain the virtual determination of their joint destiny, is likely to put the following pertinent questions: Why is Great Britain obliged to increase her expenditure in armaments faster than the growth of trade or income, so that she is forced to call upon us to assist?

Robert Hamilton from Tasmania presided over the Federal Council meetings held in Hobart in, and Were it not for the presence of these unfree British possessions and for the expansive policy which continually increases them, a federation of free British States throughout the world would seem a reasonable and a most desirable step in the interests of world-civilisation.

He quickly became known as 'Yes-No' Reid. Why does she arouse these ill feelings? It has not built up one or two cities at the expense of the others, because the national works carried out, such as railways, canals, etc.

Download preview PDF. The most sanguine Free Trader suggests no such possibility, nor indeed would such a course afford any real guarantee of increasing the commercial inter-dependence of the Empire.

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The Federal Council met eight times between andto discuss The federal defence of Australasia book of importance and common interest. By James Hector, C. It is not a new question, for "in Lord Grey advised this step. Sydney, Google Scholar Froude J. Tariff concessions to Western Australia were made to encourage that reluctant colony to join the federation.

Google Scholar Rusden G. Every telegraph wire that crosses the border is an additional thread to connect, and every railway line a bolt to rivet the colonies together.

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I would hazard a guess that most ordinary people would have little or no knowledge of the nature, extent and reach of Australia’s defence forces.

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Unique as the platypus, like that extraordinary animal it is a perfectly original development compounded from .Prepared in pdf New South Wales District Registry, Federal Court of Australia Level pdf, Law Courts Building, Queens Square, Telephone 02 address the subject matter of the additional Defence raised by the proposed amended pleading, a draft of which was made available to the Associate to Foster J on 2 October The concerns over defence gave this added point, and in the Federal Council of Australasia was established to deal with various matters, including maritime defence and relations with the Pacific islands.

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