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|01 Jul 1932||The ABC is born|
|01 Jul 1947||Good news|
|01 Jul 1975||Medibank begins|
|01 Jul 1977||Ombudsman|
|01 Jul 2000||A new tax|
|01 Jul 2005||Senate majority|
|02 Jul 1907||Trunk calls begin|
|02 Jul 1919||The Nauru mandate|
|04 Jul 1968||Moratorium protest|
|04 Jul 1970||Changing to metric|
|06 Jul 1905||Prime Minister for the 2nd time|
|06 Jul 1945||15th Prime Minister|
|28 Jun 1916||National ships|
|29 Jun 1982||Falklands War|
|30 Jun 1910||A flying machine|