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|12 Sep 1949||Planting the national garden|
|13 Sep 1914||Capture of New Guinea|
|14 Sep 1992||Somalian crisis|
|16 Sep 1975||Independence Day|
|17 Sep 1914||Prime Minister for the 3rd time|
|18 Sep 1970||Second moratorium|
|19 Sep 1912||Wattle for the Coat of Arms|
|21 Sep 1940||16th federal election|
|22 Sep 1951||Referendum on Communism|
|18 Sep 2013||28th Prime Minister|