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|06 Oct 1920||7th Governor-General|
|07 Oct 1941||14th Prime Minister|
|07 Oct 1979||Immigration advisors|
|08 Oct 1925||8th Governor-General|
|09 Oct 2004||41st federal election - House of Representatives and 40 Senate seats|
|10 Oct 1912||Maternity Allowance Act|
|10 Oct 1957||Constructing Lake Burley Griffin|
|12 Oct 1929||12th federal election|
|12 Oct 2002||Bali bombing|
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