What is ‘Federalism’?
9Pope Wed 5.8.15 / 9Dewhurst Thur 6.8.15 L2

Why was it introduced in Australia? (see ‘History’ here)

What are the three levels of government in Australia?
– watch this video
info page on 3 levels of govt (fact sheet)

TASK

Design a poster (A4 page)
1. explaining the concept of Federalism in Australia,
2. outlining the responsibilities and services of each of the three levels of government in Australia, and
3. include under each level the name/s of the house/s of parliament (for State, use SA)

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