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|17 Oct 1917||National railways|
|17 Oct 1945||Peace time intelligence|
|18 Oct 1905||Wireless communications|
|18 Oct 1980||32nd federal election - House of Representatives and 34 Senate seats|
|19 Oct 1973||Queen of Australia|
|19 Oct 1979||Federal Police|
|20 Oct 1939||Compulsory military training|
|23 Oct 1937||15th federal election|