Australian Events

Posted in 1907

  • The first X-ray equipment in Australia. It was built by Dr T BeckettThe first Commonwealth basic weekly wage decision is prescribed by Justice Higgins in the new Arbitration Court.
  • Norman Brookes is the first Australian to win the men's singles title at Wimbledon. He is also in the winning doubles team.
  • The Admiralty in London waives objection to Australia establishing its own navy.