Here are some of the events that happened on this day in Australian history. Please feel free to add others that you know of in the comments section.
- 1969 – Three thousand protesters against the Vietnam War rally outside the US Consulate in Melbourne.
- 1975 – Juanita Nielsen disappears, allegedly kidnapped and murdered.
- 1986 – After 10 years in power, Neville Wran resigns as Premier of New South Wales and is replaced by Barrie Unsworth.