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  Government of Australia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The government of Australia was established in 1901 by the Australian Constitution.
The Commonwealth of Australia is a constitutional monarchy, a federation and a parliamentary democracy.
The federal nature of the Commonwealth and the structure of the Parliament of Australia was the subject of protracted negotiations among the colonies during the drafting of the Constitution.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Government_of_Australia   (2469 words)

  
 8119.0 - Government Technology, Australia, 2002-03
In summary, the federal government level includes federal general government and tertiary education; the state/territory government level includes state/territory general government, vocational and school education; and the local government level includes local government authorities and other administrative bodies such as regional councils.
Government operating expenses for computer software were $631 million, with federal and state/territory levels of government reporting $269 million and $291 million respectively.
Government operating expenses for payments to contractors and consultants for ICT services were $1,678 million with over two thirds ($1,131 million) of this amount being for ongoing services.
www.abs.gov.au /ausstats/abs@.nsf/cat/8119.0   (1107 words)

  
 Government of Australia
The Commonwealth government was created with a Constitution patterned partly on the U.S. Constitution, although it does not include a "bill of rights." The powers of the Commonwealth are specifically defined in the Constitution, and the residual powers remain with the states.
Queen Elizabeth II is the head of state and since 1973 has been officially styled "Queen of Australia." The Queen is represented throughout Australia by a governor general and in each state by a governor.
Australia's two self-governing territories have political systems similar to those of the states.
infotut.com /geography/Australia/Government   (694 words)

  
 Category:Government of Australia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This category focuses on the work of national and local governments in Australia.
For other aspects of the political process in Australia see category:Politics of Australia.
The main article for this category is Government of Australia.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Category:Government_of_Australia   (135 words)

  
 Government in Australia - australia.gov.au   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The form of government used in Australia is a Constitutional Monarchy — ‘Constitutional’ because the powers and procedures of the Commonwealth Government are defined by a written constitution, and ‘Monarchy’ because Australia’s Head of State is Queen Elizabeth II.
The Commonwealth of Australia was formed in 1901 when six independent British colonies agreed to join together and become states of a new nation.
The rules of government for this new nation were enshrined in the Australian Constitution, which defined how the Commonwealth Government was to operate and what issues it could pass laws on.
www.australia.gov.au /govt-in-aust   (601 words)

  
 Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Homepage
The Australian Government condemns the horrific bombings in Mumbai overnight, and expresses profound sympathy and support for the government and people of India in the face of these cowardly terrorist attacks.
Australia has welcomed the historic announcement by the Government of Nauru that it has acceded to the four Geneva Conventions and two Additional Protocols.
Australia strongly condemns the test launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile and four short-range missiles by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on 5 July.
www.dfat.gov.au   (334 words)

  
 australia.gov.au
The Australian Government is investing almost $400 million to help Australian families build better relationships through expanding existing services that support family relationships.
Becoming a citizen is an important way of showing your pride in being part of Australia's dynamic and diverse society.
Visit Australia Says No for more information, or call the confidential helpline on 1800 200 526.
www.australia.gov.au   (242 words)

  
 Government Auctions-Australia -au
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www.bailiff.com.au /searchlinks/Government-Auctions-Australia--au.asp   (779 words)

  
 Page - Premier & Cabinet of South Australia
The Government is carrying out a bold, four-year program of reform — all designed to create wealth, jobs and opportunity.
Being an open and accessible Government is an important part of this work — and that’s where this web site plays a role.
South Australia's Strategic Plan — a document that is currently being revised and updated through the Have Your Say program of community consultation.
www.ministers.sa.gov.au   (165 words)

  
 Australian Government | Invest Australia - Technology Australia
’s industry capabilities, guide you through the regulatory and approval processes and connect you with the right industry and Government contacts.
Australia - the World's Most Resilient Economy for the Fifth Year in a Row
Australia - Your Strategic Centre in the Asia-Pacific
www.investaustralia.gov.au   (352 words)

  
 Government Auctions Australia - ... - carauctions.hondainsight.be   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The majority of vehicles sold through the Government Auctions are still under manufacturers warranty and many are...
Government leasehold and freehold land sales and auctions.
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carauctions.hondainsight.be /.../government-auctions-australia.html   (291 words)

  
 Australian Women's Health Network - Home
The Australian Women's Health Network (AWHN) is a community based, non-profit, consultative organisation that provides a national voice on women's health issues.
AWHN was established in 1986 and operates as a women's health advocacy, information and lobbying organisation, working with Government policy makers and other agencies to improve the health and well-being of Australian women.
AWHN has affiliated Networks in all States and Territories of Australia.
www.awhn.org.au /austgova.htm   (349 words)

  
 AusAID: The Australian Government's overseas aid program
A new Australian Government Scholarship scheme offers educational opportunities for current and future leaders in the Asia Pacific Region.
Australia Indonesia Partnership 2005-06 - Report to the Joint Commission [PDF 1006KB]
To help developing countries reduce poverty and achieve sustainable development, in line with Australia's national interest.
www.ausaid.gov.au   (112 words)

  
 Government Relations Australia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
GRA is Australia's leading public policy and government affairs firm.
The Directors of Government Relations Australia are pleased to announce the firm has opened a new office in Adelaide.
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www.govrel.com.au   (186 words)

  
 Government Auctions Australia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Government Auctions Government Liquidation Government Surplus Auctions Army Surplus...
The Government Auctions Web site provides information relating to the auction of South Australian government vehicles and obsolete/surplus equipment for government (local, state and...
Auction Australia Car South...car auctions australia nsw government car auctions police...
www.khmersenate.org /governmentauctionsaustralia.html   (300 words)

  
 State Government Administration in Australia
This report from IBISWorld provides a detailed analysis of the State Government Administration industry in Australia, including key growth trends, the competitive environment and the key issues facing the industry.
Australia has six State Governments (Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Western Australia and Tasmania) and two Territory Governments (Northern Territory and Australian Capital Territory).
The State Governments have residual law making power under the Australian Constitution; in other words, the States have responsibility for everything other than those areas specifically referred to in the Constitution as the responsibility of the Federal Government, such as defence, immigration, postal services and external affairs, including tariffs and diplomacy.
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 Government Of Australia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
If you would like to use this flag of Australia or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
If you would like to use this map of Australia or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
If you would like to use this information for Australia or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
appliedlanguage.com /country_guides/australia_country_government.shtml   (397 words)

  
 Australian Government — Invest Australia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Meet innovative Australian companies and respected research institutions to learn more about Australia's globally recognised nanotechnology capabilities at the Australian Pavilion (Stand 1003).
Australia has already integrated nanotechnology into products such as the bionic ear, clear UV-resistant sun creams and cosmetics, rapid medical diagnostics and self-cleaning paints.
Visit the Pavilion to receive free and confidential advice about investment and collaborative research opportunities from Invest Australia, the Australian Government’s inward investment agency.
www.nsti.org /Nanotech2006/sponsors.html?id=138   (201 words)

  
 GrantsLINK - Your Government community grants site
Learn how GrantsLINK works, the types of grants the Australian Government provides and get some general tips on completing your application form.
Use the Quick Search to the left of your screen to find a grant by keyword.
Browse through a list of grants programmes organised by subject, agency or grant name.
www.grantslink.gov.au   (86 words)

  
 Australian Government — Invest Australia
The Australian Pavilion (Stand 204) is host to some 30 private companies and research institutions this year. Learn from the source about Australia’s globally recognised nanotechnology capabilities and commercially viable applications and research in materials, biotechnology, the environment, energy and ICT.
Among others, two Australian experts, Dr Paul McCormick (Advanced Nanotechnology Ltd) and Dr Bruce Cornell (Ambri Ltd), will speak about Australian nanotech research and commercialisation success at NSTI 2005.
Benefit from free and confidential advice from the Australian Government’s inward investment agency, Invest Australia, in support of your potential investment or research collaboration.
www.nsti.org /Nanotech2005/exhibitor.html?id=58   (93 words)

  
 LGJobs Australia - Online employment service for council and government jobs
LGJobs is a weekly email service which lists new middle and senior level positions available within the local government sector throughout Australia.
This new service has been designed by Hallmark Editions (publishers of Local Government News) to be a low cost and effective means of communicating managerial and engineering positions in councils.
The weekly email is free to receive, but there is a small cost to advertise.
www.lgjobs.com.au   (97 words)

  
 Careers with Victorian Government Australia : Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Our website will tell you all you need to know about a rewarding job or career with the Victorian Government in Australia.
Anyone who is eligible to work in Australia is welcome to apply.
Discover a job or career in a modern Victorian Government that provides variety - opportunities - challenges.
www.careers.vic.gov.au   (284 words)

  
 Government Of Australia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Please look for Government Of Australia, Australian Government and History Of Australia to find more Government Of Australia information.
Signed and numbered print is the only work of art commissioned by Burroughs and Chapin to commemorate The Pavilion’s Farewell Season.
ABOUT US The Australia Council is the Australian Government's arts funding and advisory body.
www.governmentofaustralia.info   (670 words)

  
 Government Jobs Australia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
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Traineeships for Under 25's InterSector Magazine This is your gateway to information about employment opportunities in the Government of Western Australia, the State's biggest employer.
Advice on any topic related to finding, applying, or being selected for a government job in Australia.
www.khmersenate.org /governmentjobsaustralia.html   (170 words)

  
 Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA)
It is the largest natural feature on earth stretching more than 2,300km along the northeast coast of Australia from the northern tip of Queensland to just north of Bundaberg.
Before visiting the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, it is important you study the zoning map for the area you are visiting to be sure of the activities that you can do and where you can do them.
The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA) is the principal adviser to the Commonwealth Government on the care and development of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park.
www.gbrmpa.gov.au   (486 words)

  
 Victoria Online: Government Entry Point for Victorians
Victoria Online - the fastest way to find local, state and federal government information and services
Young Australian designers unveil outstanding works at the New Design Exhibition.
Be informed and get involved in National Diabetes Week 2006.
www.vic.gov.au   (52 words)

  
 GrantSearch Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
is Australia's original and most comprehensive funding database, with ~3,000 sources of financial support for:
People, not computers, using an extensive list of keywords, meticulously index our database.
GrantSearch accepts no liability for any loss or damage howsoever arising as a result of use or reliance on this information.
www.grantsearch.com   (388 words)

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