Class preparation

Use these handy resources to prepare your class—and yourself—for the Hold a referendum classroom activity.


The Constitution

Discover the Australian Constitution. This video covers how the Constitution was drafted and voted on, its purpose, key sections and how it can be changed.

Duration: 2 min 29

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Learn about the work of the Governor-General in this brief introduction. Explore their constitutional, ceremonial, and civic roles, their official residences and the history of the position.