28 Jan 2013

Reverend initiated independence from Britain

john-dunmore-langIn the 1800s a Scottish clergyman immigrant initiated the move for independence of Australian colonies from Britain. He proposed the federation for the Australian colonies into one nation.

He also gained the vote for the common Australian man. His name is John Dunmore Lang. Hear again his story on Australia Day weekend Songs of Hope – Sunday 2013 01 27 (4 mins).

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