1984 in Australia

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The following lists events that happened during 1984 in Australia.

1984 in Australia
Monarchy Elizabeth II
Governor-General Ninian Stephen
Prime minister Bob Hawke
Population 15,393,472
Elections Federal, NSW
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1984
in
Australia
Decades:
See also:

Incumbents[edit]

State Premiers[edit]

State Governors[edit]

Events[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

March[edit]

April[edit]

May[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

  • August – Brenda Hodge becomes the last person to be sentenced to death by Western Australia, and in the country as a whole, before the complete abolition of capital punishment. Her sentence is later commuted to life imprisonment.
  • 1 August – Australian banks are deregulated.
  • 21 August – The Federal budget is televised for the first time.

September[edit]

November[edit]

2 December[edit]

Arts and literature[edit]

Film[edit]

Television[edit]

Sport[edit]

VFL[edit]

Rugby League[edit]

Other[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Coulthart, Ross (7 July 2013). "Investigation exposes the dad accused of an unsolved crime spree that killed four people". The Sunday Telegraph. Australia. Retrieved 8 September 2014. 
  2. ^ Sheedy, Chris; Jenny Bond (2006). 100 Great Icons. Milsons Point, New South Wales: Random House Australia. pp. 34–35. ISBN 978-1-74166-501-7. Retrieved 12 November 2011.