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Hills Gazette (Kalamunda) - - AUSTRALIA DAY 2018 -

Op­po­si­tion Leader Bill Shorten will start the process for a repub­lic if he wins the next elec­tion. The last ref­er­en­dum on an Aus­tralian repub­lic was on Novem­ber 6 1999. Mal­colm Turn­bull led the repub­li­can vote. The re­sults in WA were 41.48 per cent for, 58.52 per cent against Prime Min­is­ter Turn­bull and Bill Shorten sup­port Australia Day on Jan­uary 26.

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