Working Conditions in Australia at the turn of the century. You are to read through the following slides Take any notes in your work book and summarise each pages notes in 1 to 2 easy to remember sentences Concentrate on the main issues on each page
Many reforms introduced by colonial governments were ignored by employers
Fear of being sacked for complaining
No government protection
Retire without superannuation
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Answer the following
1. Describe the illustration ‘The factory girls of Melbourne’
2. Why was factory work more attractive than domestic service?
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3. How did children’s health suffer?
What are the main differences between this worksite and modern worksites today???