Menzies Era

Main

Chinese revolution

1949

1949 election

december 1949

korean war

1950 - 1953

plans for CPDB

march 1950

CPDB presented to parliament

april 1950

CPDB reintroduced to parliament

september 1950

CPDB became law

october 1950

CPDB referendum

april 1951

ANZUS treaty

september 1951

1954 election

1954

SEATO treaty

1954

Petrov affair

april 1954

Labour party split

1955