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Daemon
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Voters Reject Proposal to Establish Australia as a Republic (1999)

The British began settling Australia in 1788, and before long, the entire continent was a British dependency. Over the years, Britain's role in Australian government has been progressively restricted, yet Australians remain reluctant to entirely cut ties, as evidenced by the 1999 referendum in which voters rejected a plan to establish Australia as a republic and replace the British monarch as head of state with a president elected by parliament. What other measure did they strike down? More...
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capitán wrote:
_Best coat of arms ever.-

Thank you, capitán!

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capitán
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...But seriously...
NeuroticHellFem
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capitán wrote:
...But seriously...


Well it's the Australian coat of arms after all, & it shows iconic Australian native flora & fauna. What would you expect us to have on our Australian coat of arms? A Phrygian cap on a stick?

(The question is rhetorical: no offence or disrespect is intended.)


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