Australian Prime Ministers

Timeline created by KGoodwin
  • Edmund Barton is elected Prime Minister

    Edmund Barton is elected Prime Minister
    Edmund Barton was the first Prime Minister of Australia
  • Alfred Deakin becomes Prime Minister

    Alfred Deakin becomes Prime Minister
    Alfred Deakin was deputy Prime Minister to Barton and took over the top job when Barton resigned to become a judge.
  • Chris Watson becomes Prime Minister

    Chris Watson becomes Prime Minister
  • George Reid becomes Prime Minister

    George Reid becomes Prime Minister
  • Alfred Deakin becomes Prime Minister again

    Alfred Deakin becomes Prime Minister again
  • Andrew Fisher becomes Prime Minister

    Andrew Fisher becomes Prime Minister
  • Alfred Deaking becomes Prime Minister

    Alfred Deaking becomes Prime Minister
  • Andrew Fischer becomes Prime Minister

    Andrew Fischer becomes Prime Minister
  • Joseph Cook becomes Prime Minister

    Joseph Cook becomes Prime Minister
  • Andrew Fischer becomes Prime Minister

    Andrew Fischer becomes Prime Minister
  • William Morris Hughes becomes Prime Minister

    William Morris Hughes becomes Prime Minister
  • Stanley Melbourne Bruce becomes Prime Minister

    Stanley Melbourne Bruce becomes Prime Minister
  • James Scullin becomes Prime Minister

    James Scullin becomes Prime Minister
  • Joseph Lyons

    Joseph Lyons
  • Earle Page becomes Prime Minister

    Earle Page becomes Prime Minister
    Page was only Prime Minister for 19 days.
  • Robert Menzies becomes Prime Minister

    Robert Menzies becomes Prime Minister
  • Arthur Fadden becomes Prime Minister

    Arthur Fadden becomes Prime Minister
  • John Curtain becomes Prime Minister

    John Curtain becomes Prime Minister
  • Francis Forde becomes Prime Minister

    Francis Forde becomes Prime Minister
  • Ben Chifley becomes Prime Minister

    Ben Chifley becomes Prime Minister
  • Robert Menzies become Prime Minister

    Robert Menzies become Prime Minister
  • Harold Holt becomes Prime Minister

    Harold Holt becomes Prime Minister
  • John McEwan becomes Prime Minister

    John McEwan becomes Prime Minister
    McEwan is sworn in after Holt disapears while swimming in the ocean of Portsea Victoria.
  • John Gorton becomes Prime Minister

    John Gorton becomes Prime Minister
  • Willian McMahon

    Willian McMahon
  • Gough Whitlam becomes Prime Minister

    Gough Whitlam becomes Prime Minister
    Whitlam is the first Labour Prime Minister in 26 years.
  • Malcom Fraser becomes Prime Minister

    Malcom Fraser becomes Prime Minister
  • Robert Hawke becomes Prime Minister

    Robert Hawke becomes Prime Minister
  • Paul Keating becomes Prime Minister

    Paul Keating becomes Prime Minister
  • John Howard becomes Prime Minister

    John Howard becomes Prime Minister
  • Kevin Rudd becomes Prime Minister

    Kevin Rudd becomes Prime Minister
  • Juila Gillard becomes Prime Minister

    Juila Gillard becomes Prime Minister
    Gillard is the first Female Prime Minister of Australia.
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    World War Two

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    Second World War

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    Australia's Involvement in the Korean War

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    Australia's Involvement in the Vietnam War

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    Australia's Involvement in the Middle East 'War on Terror'

    Australia's involvement in the Middle East continues to the present day.