Today, HRH Daniel Roscoe, the Grand Duke of Australis, released a video where he discussed his plans if elected as Chairman of the Cupertino Alliance. The almost nine-minute long speech outlined several plans regarding the Alliance. In addition, the video marked the first time that the Grand Duke has been seen in his formal attire. Daniel Roscoe, and his running mate, Sertor Valentinus, have consistently scored the highest on all pre-polls undertaken prior to the election. It is expected that all three delegates of the Cupertino Alliance, Chancellor Patrick Kenny, Casper von Naveria and Roscoe himself will vote for the Roscoe-Valentinus campaign at the upcoming January 2021 election, set to take place from 29 January to 6 February 2021. In addition, the campaign released a new campaign logo, in order to replace the old one, deemed not eye-catching enough.
This article has been written by an external journalist By Zarel Smith The Grand Unified Micronational is the largest intermicronational organisation in the MicroWiki Sector, garnering over forty member states. It is also one of the oldest organisations still functioning (though not continuously). Australis attained provisional membership—a status granted to newly-approved member states which are not owned voting rights—earlier this year on 14 October. On 4 November, following procedure, delegates of member states have voted and come to the resolution that Australis be admitted as a full member state. Although not official, many delegates hold a rule of thumb to only admit nations which had been around for at least six months, making Australis' admittance one of the quickest in the GUM's history for a non-successor state to a previous GUM member. Despite its declining prestige and influence amidst multiple controversies, it remains a highly regarded organisation, to the point w
Welcome to the first issue of Australis Summarised, a small newsletter released monthly, summarising the events that have occurred in Australis across the month. This issue will cover November 2020. November has seen several aspects of growth, with the annexation of Beacon, and a new Government coming into power. Without further ado, here is Australis Summarised, November 2020 Edition . Annexation of Beacon November was kicked off in Australis with the formal annexation of a territory in the United Kingdom, specifically within the British Midlands, in Staffordshire. The Grand Duke proclaimed this new territory to be called Beacon. it is the first territory of Australis to be situated in Europe, and the third territory to be situated outside of Western Australia. Changes to Royal Citizenship Five members of the Houses of Roscoe and Burgess were granted citizenship of Australis in accordance with a declaration released by the Grand Duke, proclaiming that all living direct ascendants of t