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As a part of the Commonwealth, the impact on Australia will be greater than you think.

Have you ever wondered what impact the eventual death of Queen Elizabeth II, who is now 92, will have on us in Australia?

What impact will the eventual death of Queen Elizabeth have on us in Australia?.

What impact will the eventual death of Queen Elizabeth have on us in Australia?

You may think very little. But Australia is part of the Commonwealth, a voluntary inter-governmental organisation consisting of 53 member countries and 2.2 billion people, which encourages trade and democracy among friendly countries.

So as you can imagine, Australia's position in that means the Queen's death will have a significant impact.

You can learn how in the following video.

Commonwealth Crisis: What happens when the queen dies?

Contrary to popular belief, the next in line for the throne is not necessarily next in line to be the leader of the Commonwealth. It's up to the Commonwealth to decide its next leader.

This means that while Prince Charles is next in line for the throne, there is a chance that someone like former PM John Howard or Pakistan's human rights advocate Malala Yousafzai could be the leader of the Commonwealth.

What do you think of that? John Howard as next leader of the Commonwealth, anyone?

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