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home / archives / 1974 /  2nd December

It looks rough!

At the opening of the new Clem Jones Stand at The Brisbane Cricket Ground - the GABBA - on December 1st, then Prime Minister Gough Whitlam announced the best way to survive as Prime Minister was to watch cricket. In the meanwhile Queensland's Premier Joh Bjelke-Petersen was campaigning to have the Whitlam Government ousted.