Advantages of Federation

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Since Australia was made up of six different colonies, they were fighting all the time over petty disagreements between the colonies. Over time, they realised the disadvantages that came with being six different colonies in one country, and knew that something had to be done.

They realised, that if they joined together they would be one colony, instead of six. This brought many advantages to Australia and its people, that otherwise wouldn't have existed.

If Australia was one colony, the people of Australia could trade with people from all around the country, instead of just their state, which brought more chances and opportunities of successful trades than what there was before, when they could only trade within their own state.

This meant that small businesses around Australia could trade with other business around the whole of Australia, to get better appliances and trading deals which could boost their sales.

Therefore, with the ability of being able to trade around Australia, their business could become much better t... Continue Reading