Made the Chief Protector of Aborigines made the legal guardian of all Aboriginal and mixed race children under 16.
Presented the Balfour Report which said Britain and the dominions were equal, Australia did not sign. It became law under the Statute of Westminster (1931)
Allowed laws to be made outside parliament
29th August - 7 October 1941
November, gave strict control to the Government over banks
Naval battle between US and Japan, laster 3 days
19th February, Darwin as well as Broome and Derby were attacked.
Naval force attempted to round the coast to take Port Moresby. The Japanese were stopped and turned back by the US naval forces
Naval, American effort
July- November (Four months)
Australian troops stopped the Japanese at Milne Bay, it was the first and last land battle the Japanese lost
7 December. Lead to Australia declaring war on Japan
15th February, Singapore seen to be unbreakable
Australia involved in postwar planning
Offered free full time and part time training at technical colleges and universities
Bank Board abolished
6 July - 13 July
Complete reorganisation of the coal mining industry
27th June, Damaged the Chifley Government
Told the purpose of assimilation was that all persons of Aboriginal birth/mixed blood in Australia would live like White Australians.