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Australian election explained in 90 seconds

Who votes in the Australian election? Who are the front-runners? And what are the big issues?

As millions of Australians go to the polls on Saturday to choose their new government, BBC News outlines the election process - in just 90 seconds.

Produced by Michael Hirst and Rachel Curtis

  • 06 Sep 2013
  • From the section Asia
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