Howard on Menzies: Building Modern Australia

Former Prime Minister John Howard believes Bob Menzies, Australia's longest-serving PM, shaped modern Australia. In inviting former PM Bob Hawke, author Clive James and others to comment, he reveals much about politics.

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Network: Australia ABC (2016 - now)
Schedule: Sundays at 19:40 (60 min)
Status: Running
Show Type: Documentary
Episodes ordered: 2 episodes

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Episode 2

Episode 1x02; Sep 25, 2016

In Part 2, Petrov and the ALP split help Robert Menzies hold on as PM. The Suez Crisis is a setback, his Japanese trade deal and Vietnam War support bothers some, but he leaves politics on his own terms in 1966.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x02: Episode 2Sep 25, 2016
1x01: Episode 1Sep 18, 2016
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