1940 in Australia

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1940 in Australia
Monarchy George VI
Governor-General Alexander Hore-Ruthven, 1st Earl of Gowrie
Prime minister Robert Menzies
Population 7,039,490
Elections Federal, VIC
Story Bridge (built 1940), Brisbane in 2009
A.B.C. truck recording soldiers off to war, Darling Harbour, May 1940

See also: 1939 in Australia, 1941 in Australia and the Timeline of Australian history.

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