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The End of the Monarchy?

Sun 11 Sep, 2pm

As the Queen enters the twilight of her reign, there is renewed debate about Australia's place in the British crown. Some 23 years since the first republic referendum, with growing momentum to implement the Uluru Statement from the Heart and enshrine a First Nations Voice to parliament, a panel of experts consider the possible path towards Australia becoming a republic and the legacy and future of the monarchy itself. Dennis Altman (God Save the Queen: The Strange Persistence of Monarchies), Julia Baird (Victoria), Peter FitzSimons, Chair of the Australian Republican Movement, and Wiradjuri and Wailwan woman, lawyer and essayist Teela Reid, speak with Sushi Das.


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