A vertical list of links for site navigation typically placed next to the body content.


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A vertical list of links for site navigation typically placed next to the body content.



yarn add @gov.au/side-nav
npm install @gov.au/side-nav

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import AUsideNav from './side-nav.js';

  linkComponent={ Link }
  accordionHeader="In this section"
  menuHeader="Lodging your tax return"
  ariaLabel="side navigation"
      link: 'one',
      text: 'Change to route one',
      active: true,
      link: 'two',
      text: 'Change to route two',

All props:

  speed="250"                 {/* Speed of the animation in ms, optional */}
  onOpen={ () => {} }         {/* A function executed when the accordion opens, optional */}
  afterOpen={ () => {} }      {/* A function executed after the accordion opened, optional */}
  onClose={ () => {} }        {/* A function executed when the accordion closes, optional */}
  afterClose={ () => {} }     {/* A function executed after the accordion opened, optional */}
  closed={ true }             {/* Default state for accordion */}
  dark={ false }              {/* A dark variation of the component */}
  alt={ false }               {/* An alt variation of the component */}
  accordionHeader="Header"    {/* The accordion header */}
  menuHeader="Tax return"     {/* The menu title */}
  menuHeaderLink="/tax"       {/* The menu link */}
  linkComponent="a"           {/* The link component */}
  items={}                    {/* The menu items, link locations and active state */}
  Some content for this accordion.

(šŸ’” additional props are spread onto the component)

For more details have a look at the usage example.

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Dependency graph

ā”œā”€ core
ā”œā”€ animate
ā”œā”€ accordion
ā”‚  ā”œā”€ animate
ā”‚  ā””ā”€ core
ā””ā”€ link-list
   ā”œā”€ core
   ā””ā”€ body
      ā””ā”€ core

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The visual test: https://auds.service.gov.au/packages/side-nav/tests/site/

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Release History

  • v5.0.9 - Update core package dependency to use the latest version
  • v5.0.8 - Remove --save-dev flag from readme instructions
  • v5.0.7 - Removed unused Fragment React import
  • v5.0.6 - Resolve autoprefixer warning
  • v5.0.5 - Fix pancake build path
  • v5.0.4 - Updated deprecated text-decoration-skip property to text-decoration-skip-ink
  • v5.0.3 - Remove aria-selected from side-nav toggle button
  • v5.0.2 - Removed uikit references
  • v5.0.1 - Update accordion dependency
  • v5.0.0 - Update accordion dependency (use <button> instead of <a> for title)
  • v4.0.1 - Update accordion, add a test with state toggle, update side-nav react test examples
  • v4.0.0 - Active items are no longer wrapped in <a> for accessibility
  • v3.0.0 - Updated accordion, see accordion v6.0.0
  • v2.0.6 - Added an aria-label attribute to the aside element
  • v2.0.5 - Fix active state children getting active style
  • v2.0.4 - Update dependencies
  • v2.0.3 - Fixing order of dependencies
  • v2.0.2 - Added active state for react, Removing web pack dev server, updating dependencies
  • v2.0.1 - Removed incorrect margin from desktop side navigation
  • v2.0.0 - Update side-nav to use <aside> instead of <nav>
  • v1.0.0 - Update pancake dependency, release first version
  • v0.1.1 - Updating dependency in accordion
  • v0.1.0 - šŸ’„ Initial version

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Copyright (c) Commonwealth of Australia. Licensed under MIT.

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If you find any bugs or have a feature request, please open an issue on github!

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