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◉ Canberra | Short History
Canberra | Short History
Canberra
Before European settlement, the area in which Canberra would eventually be constructed was seasonally inhabited by Indigenous Australians. Anthropologist Norman Tindale suggested the principal group occupyi

Canberra | Short History
 ◉ Labour Day | Canberra 2018
➲ When: 7th of October 2019
Australian Capital Territory celebrates Labour Day with a public holiday on Monday, October 7, 2019. Labour Day has its origins in the eight hour day movement which advocated eight hours for work eight hours ..

Labour Day | Canberra 2018