Opinion

Like Peter Dutton, John Gorton once had a nuclear plan. It didn't end well

Michelle Grattan
Updated March 15 2024 - 3:06pm, first published 10:05am

If history had taken a different turn, Australia might now not be debating nuclear power but have had it up and running for decades.

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Michelle Grattan

Michelle Grattan is a press gallery journalist and former editor of The Canberra Times. She is a professorial fellow at the University of Canberra and writes for The Conversation, where her columns also appear.