Category: Australian Nationalism

Australia Day Military Honours 2018

Amongst the Australia Day 2018 Honours List are celebrated members of Australia’s Defence Force included in the Honours List’s Military Division – deservingly recognised by The Governor-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir…

Best part of Australia is coming home

As an Aussie, unless you’ve been overseas and seen what its like there, it’s difficult to appreciate how great Australia really is and how lucky we are downunder. “Being Australian means being passionate wherever you are, whatever you’re doing,” says…

Deservedly Australian

Australia Day 2018 and British plumber Terry Barrell (left) at David Research Station in Australian Antarctic Territory pledges his allegiance to Australia and its people in an Australian citizenship ceremony. Davis station leader Robb Clifton (right) conducting the ceremony on…

1901: White Australia policy enshrined in law

On 23 December 1901, the Immigration Restriction Act came into law in the new nation of the Commonwealth of Australia. It was among the first pieces of legislation introduced to the newly formed federal parliament. The legislation was specifically designed…