The Federal election for the 42nd Parliament of Australia was held on Saturday 24 November 2007. All 150 seats in the House of Representatives and 40 of the seats in the 76-member Senate were contested.
The Australian Labor Party led by Kevin Rudd and deputy leader Julia Gillard, defeated the incumbent Coalition government led by Liberal Party leader and Prime Minister, John Howard, and Nationals leader and Deputy Prime Minister, Mark Vaile. [Wikipedia]
Updated: 25 Jul 2018