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Commonwealth of Australia:

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, smallest continent, between the Indian and Pacific oceans. With the island state of Tasmania to the south, the continent makes up the Commonwealth of Australia, a federal parliamentary state (2015 est. pop. 23,800,000), 2,967,877 sq mi (7,686,810 sq km).
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By way of example, we show how shared and paired reading can be used to enable learning about linguistic diversity--a topic found in prior-to-school curricula (Commonwealth of Australia, 2009) as well as in the foundational year of the school curriculum (ACARA, 2015).
Seventeen years later (under the Rudd/Gillard Labor Government), sport is not mentioned at all in the National Cultural Policy Discussion Paper (Commonwealth of Australia, 2011), its emphasis on 'arts and culture' placing sport entirely outside the frame of national cultural policy.
Every person above the age of sixteen years who is permanently incapacitated for work, by reason of an accident or by reason of his being an invalid, and who is not receiving an old-age pension, shall whilst in Australia, be qualified to receive an invalid pension (Commonwealth of Australia 1908d: 131-132).
ABS (2011), Household Expenditure Survey, Australia: Summary of Results, 2009-10, Cat No 6530.0, Commonwealth of Australia, 6 September 2011.
He was accompanied by Quentin Bryce AC CVO, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia; Tony Abbott, Prime Minister of Australia and Vice Admiral Ray Griggs, Chief of Navy.
To avoid confusion use of 15[degrees]C to 25[degrees]C is recommended rather than 15-25[degrees]C, for instance (Commonwealth of Australia, 2002).
Boeing's Final Design for Wedgetail AEW&C Airborne Mission Segment Accepted by Australia The Commonwealth of Australia has completed its acquisition of six Boeing 737 Airborne Early Warning and Control (AEW&C) aircraft and related mission systems by accepting the final design of the Wedgetail airborne mission segment.
The EYLF was finalised in 2009 (Commonwealth of Australia, 2009) and although not legally enforceable in all states and territories, is being used to guide educators' planning, implementation and evaluation of quality early childhood programs in many centres across the country.
ISLAMABAD -- Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf has thanked Ms Julia Gillard, Prime Minister, Commonwealth of Australia for her message of felicitations on assumption of the office of Prime Minister of Pakistan.
ViaSat Inc (Nasdaq:VSAT) announced on Thursday that the Commonwealth of Australia Department of Defence (ADF) has selected it to supply the UHF Satellite Communication (Satcom) Mission System for its recently-launched UHF capacity on Intelsat IS-22.
According to Australia's Chief Scientist (Commonwealth of Australia, 2012), "there is a global perception that a workforce with a substantial proportion educated in Mathematics, Engineering and Science (MES) is essential to future prosperity" (p.
Australia's Future Tax System (AFTS) (2008) Consultation Paper, December 2008, Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra.

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