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Opposition Leader Gough Whitlam was having problems with his Labor team prior to 1977 elections.

Leading footballer turned coach, Ron Barassi, who coached the North Melbourne Kangaroos to an historic Grand Final Draw with Collingwood was to provide a coaching advisory service for Australian Rules Football. The Kangaroos won at the replay the following week.