Skip to main content

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware this website contains images, voices and names of people who have died.

Australian Journey Episode 10: Creating a Nation

Federation of the states and creation of the Commonwealth of Australia.


1. What picture of Australia at the time of Federation do the narrators present?

2. What kind of democracy has Australia developed and how does it work?

3. What have been the challenges to Australian democracy in the past and what are the continuing challenges today?