Resources

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Republic FAQ

Black & White Flyer: full page / half page

Conversation starter kit - "Talking about the republic"

Republic Timeline: horizontal / vertical

Republic Supporter Signs (Green/Gold)

Large ARM Posters

Students / Young Republic Movement: What can I do to help?

Signup sheet

Membership form

Events

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Republic event guide

There are lots of great low-cost community venues such as libraries and Council meeting rooms that can be hired for campaign training or events. Here are some places to get started:

Sydney

Melbourne

Brisbane

Perth

Adelaide

Canberra

Reports

Department of Parliamentary Services, Background Note: Tracking the push for an Australian Republic, Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra, 2013.

Senate Legal and Constitutional References Committee, The Road to a Republic, Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra, 2004.

The Traditions of Australian Republicanism, Research Paper 31 1995-96, Dr Mark McKenna, Law and Public Administration Group.

Republic Advisory Committee, An Australian Republic: The Options, Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra, 1993.

Law and Bills Digest Group, Methods of Choosing a Head of State, Originally by former staff member Anne Twomey, Background Paper 12 1997-98 (Update of Background Paper No. 12 issued 7 June 1993).

Speeches

Bill Shorten, 2017, Speech to the Australian Republic Movement

Malcolm Turnbull, 2016, Speech to the Australian Republic Movement 

Peter FitzSimons, 2015, National Press Club

Wayne Swan, 2013, Book launch for Project Republic (VIDEO)

Malcolm Turnbull, 2013, Book launch for Project Republic (VIDEO)

Paul Keating, 1995, Speech in the House of Representatives (VIDEO) / (TEXT)

Malcolm Turnbull, 1992, National Press Club (AUDIO)

Books

Mark McKenna and Benjamin T. Jones, Project Republic, Plans and Arguments for a New Australia, Black Inc., Vic., 2013.

Greg Barnes and Anna Krawec-Wheaton, An Australian Republic, Scribe, Carlton North, Vic., 2006.

James Curran and Stuart Ward (eds), The Unknown Nation: Australia after Empire, Melbourne University Press, Carlton, Vic., 2010.

David Headon and Elizabeth Perkins (eds.) Our First Republicans: John Dunmore Lang, Charles Harpur, Daniel Henry Deniehy: Selected Writings, 1840–1860, Federation Press, Leichhardt, NSW, 1998.

John Hirst, A Republican Manifesto, Oxford University Press, Melbourne, 1994.

Donald Horne, The Coming Republic, Pan Macmillan, Sydney, 1992.

Paul Keating, An Australian Republic: The Way Forward, speech by the Prime Minister, the Hon. P.J. Keating MP, Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra, 1995.

Thomas Keneally, Our Republic, William Heinemann Australia, Port Melbourne, Vic., 1993.

Mark McKenna, This Country: A Reconciled Republic? UNSW Press, Sydney, 2004. 

Mark McKenna & Wayne Hudson (eds), Australian Republicanism: A Reader, Melbourne University Publishing, Carlton, Vic., 2003.

Sarah Murray (ed.) Constitutional Perspectives on an Australian Republic: Essays in Honour of Professor George Winterton, Federation Press, Annandale, NSW, 2010.

Glen Patmore, Choosing the Republic, UNSW Press, Sydney, 2009.

Philip Pettit, On the People’s Terms: A Republican Theory and Model of Democracy, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, NY, 2012.

Richard McGarvie, Democracy: Choosing Australia’s Republic, Melbourne University Publishing, 1999

Tim Soutphommasane, Reclaiming Patriotism: Nation-Building for Australian Progressives, Cambridge University Press, Port Melbourne, Vic., 2009.

Malcolm Turnbull, Fighting for the Republic, Hardie Grant Books, Melbourne, 1999.

Malcolm Turnbull, The Reluctant Republic, William Heinemann Australia, Port Melbourne, Vic., 1993.

John Warhurst & Malcolm Mackerras (eds), Constitutional Politics: The Republic Referendum and the Future, University of Queensland Press, St Lucia, Qld, 2002.

George Winterton, Monarchy to Republic: Australian Republican Government, Oxford University Press, Melbourne, 1994.

Donald Horne, The Lucky Country, Penguin, Australia, 1964.