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Queen and Prince Philip to visit Australia

Queen and Prince Philip to visit Australia
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23 May 1980
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Report on a visit by the Queen and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh to Australia, to open the new High Court building in Canberra. Chief Justice Sir Garfield Barwick has caused outrage among some Australian republicans for spending £10,000 on a temporary British coat of arms to hang in the building. Australian journalists are on strike and will not be allowed into any of the royal events. Male reporter not identified.
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Australia; Strikes; Press; British; Queen Elizabeth II; Prince Philip; Duke of Edinburgh; Royal visits; Republicanism; Royal family; Royalty; Journalists; Canberra; High courts; Court buildings; Coats of arms; Garfield Barwick

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