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|24 May 1971||Being counted|
|26 May 1997||Sorry business|
|27 May 1920||Prince of Wales tour|
|28 May 2003||Resignation of the Governor-General|
|29 May 1948||Referendum|
|29 May 1980||Coastal Waters (State Powers) Act|
|31 May 1902||Boer War ends|
|03 May 1913||5th federal election|
|31 May 1913||Referendum|