ID 0126

State Government of South Australia beginning 10 March 1965 - period in office of Premier Walsh, Francis Henry ending on 1 June 1967

Period in office of premier (see Glossary entry for 'period in office' and related terms)

Walsh, Francis Henry
Date of beginning of period in office
10 March 1965
Date of end of period in office
1 June 1967 
Reason for end of preceding period in office
Loss of general election 
Reason for end of this government
Change of party leader
Number of days in office

Parliamentary support during period

Party affiliation of premier at start of period
Australian Labor Party
If coalition government
Coalition partner 1
Coalition partner 2
Coalition partner 3
Coalition partner 4
Party support in parliament at beginning of period
If change in parliamentary support during period
If further change during period

Number of ministers at beginning of period (this may vary during the period)

Total number of ministers
Number from party of premier
Number from coalition party 1
Number from coalition party 2
Number from upper house
Number who are women

Assembly elections contested as premier or after which became premier (see Glossary entry for 'after election')

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Election Premier at election Premier's party Premier after election Premier's party
SA 6 March 1965Thomas Playford [jnr]Liberal and Country LeagueFrancis Henry WalshAustralian Labor Party

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Colin A Hughes, A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics 1965-1974, Canberra: Australian National University Press, 1977 (ISBN 0708113400).