In history November 2018

Nov 19, 2018

On 8 November 1907 a judgement handed down by the High Court introduced the concept of a minimum wage. Read more about the Harvester Judgement on the Federal Parliament History Timeline.

World War 1 ended on 11 November 1918. The Australian Parliament is honouring the Centenary of Armistice through a display of handcrafted poppies and 2 art exhibitions: Lest We Forget and From War. Learn more about the Australian Parliament and World War I on To our last shilling.