1894 in Australia

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1894
in
Australia
Decades:
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Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

  • The Australian Workers' Union is formed from the joining of the Amalgamated Shearers' Union of Australia and the General Labourers' Union.

Science and technology[edit]

Arts and literature[edit]

  • The novel Seven Little Australians is published by Ethel Turner

Sport[edit]

Births[edit]

  • 23 February – Harold Horder (died 1978), rugby league footballer
  • 13 April – Arthur Fadden (died 1973), Prime Minister of Australia
  • 30 April – H.V. Evatt (died 1965), politician
  • 14 August – Frank Burge (died 1958), rugby league footballer
  • 25 August – Nick Winter (died 1955), athlete
  • 20 December – Robert Menzies (died 1978), Prime Minister of Australia

Deaths[edit]