Kōrero: Australians

‘Federation in the air’ (4 o 6)

‘Federation in the air’

As Australia moved closer to federation, one cartoonist suggested that New Zealand would go ahead by leaps and bounds if it rode the tail of the Australian kangaroo.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: J-040-001
Cartoon by Ashley Hunter

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

John Wilson, 'Australians - Neighbouring nations', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/cartoon/600/federation-in-the-air (accessed 16 November 2019)

He kōrero nā John Wilson, i tāngia i te 8 Feb 2005, updated 10 Mar 2015