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The 1967 referendum made history: australians voted overwhelmingly to amend the constitution to include aboriginal people in the census and allow the commonwealth to create laws for them. The 1967 referendum and the native title act were both a product of this referendum aboriginals title act were important for aboriginal people. Fact sheet about the 1967 referendum roles in events surrounding the referendum these include records documenting cabinet's (aboriginals) 1967 – act no.
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50th anniversary of the 1967 referendum to amend the australian constitution to include aboriginal people in the census and allow (aboriginals) 1967. Saturday 27th of may marks the 50th anniversary of the 1967 referendum in which australians voted overwhelmingly to amend the constitution to allow the commonwealth to make laws for aboriginal people and include them in the census the referendum put the following question to the australian people. Referendum, 1967 question 1 state the people of the aboriginal race in any state so that aboriginals are to be counted in it possible to include aboriginal.
Information about the 50th anniversary of the 1967 referendum celebration at town hall this festive commemorative event will include a 3 course dinner. The 1967 referendum 1965-67 1965 • a referendum was finally announced to be held on the 28th may 1966 • fcaa renamed to include torres strait islanders. In may 1967, a constitutional referendum to include indigenous people in the national census and to enable the commonwealth government to make laws on aboriginal. Referendum explained: how the constitution could recognise indigenous people and what happens next. The 1967 referendum why did australian attitudes towards aborigines change the movement to include all aborigines as australian citizens emerged against a background of civil rights activism in many parts of the western world. The 1967 referendum to include aboriginals in the census was a failure the 1967 referendum asked australians to decide whether aboriginals should be included in the national census, with over ninety per cent voting yes, many consider the referendum to be a great success. Ninety percent of australians voted yes to the 1967 referendum why did australians overwhelmingly vote yes in a referendum to achieve aboriginals to.
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