Act to Constitute the Commonwealth of Australia (24 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 9.1.1: Australian Writing and Culture.


Proclamation of Commonwealth of Australia as a federal union of the six: colonies (to come into force Jan. 1st 1901), passed by the British Parliament.

Editors. "Act to Constitute the Commonwealth of Australia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[, accessed 24 October 2016.]