Decade - 1950s
Civil Rights Movement
How did American influences affect the Australian way of life in the 1950s?
Asked in History of Australia, Decade - 1950s
What were Australia's values and attitudes of the 1950s?
During the 1950s, Australians were finally becoming used to not having to worry about a Japanese invasion. The country began looking to America for cultural influences. Australia enjoyed a slower pace than the rest of the world and often made their own entertainment. Family time and childhood education was important to many Australian parents.