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Archived information from Australian Prime Ministers

The PM Transcripts website has a collection of transcripts from former Australian Prime Ministers, and contains approximately 23,000 individual speeches, media releases and other transcript items dating from the early 1940s through to August 2018. 

Archived websites for former Prime Ministers of Australia (from 1998), can be found on the Australian Government Web Archive.

The National Archives of Australia maintains Australia's Prime Ministers, a website with detailed information and archival records about past Prime Ministers.

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