Australian National Anthem

for those Australians who grew up singing God Save the Queen and never bothered to learn the words because they wanted Waltzing Matilda as the replacement National Anthem.

'Which of these is more the icon? Kookaburra or Hills Hoist clothesline' said previous pinner • hills rotary clothes hoist • an essential piece of Australian backyard material culture in an Australian back yard life! • under threat from the use of electric dryers and shrinking back yard size • Adelaide invention • Adelaide's icons • why we love Adelaide

'Which of these is more the icon? Kookaburra or Hills Hoist clothesline? An essential piece of Australian backyard material culture and Australian back yard wildlife!

'Come to Australia, land of the KANGAZILLA!' Free & assisted passages to Australia. Poster for Cook's World Travel Service, [193-?] via National Library of Australia

AUSTRALIA Poster for Cook's World Travel Service, via National Library of Australia vintage travel poster

'Magpie perched on top of a 'Hills Hoist' clothesline' said previous pinner • hills rotary clothes hoist • Adelaide invention • Adelaide's icons • Adelaide's best

Magpie perched on top of a 'Hills Hoist' clothesline. Adelaide Australia invention, Australian icon.

The oldest Bakery in #Australia - Gundagai, New South Wales

The oldest Bakery in - Gundagai, New South Wales

Does anyone remember the P Fairstar?? This was Australia’s much loved ‘fun-ship’ and from memory, was here from the mid 1970s until JAN 1997 before being withdrawn from service.

Does anyone remember the P Fairstar? This was Australia’s much loved ‘fun-ship’ and from memory, was here from the mid until JAN 1997 before being withdrawn from service.

Ten pound poms - commercial 2

A series of four UK television advertisements promoting passage to Australia for 10 pounds. This wave of British migrants became known as 'Ten pound poms'.

Ten pound poms - commercial 1

A series of four UK television advertisements promoting passage to Australia for 10 pounds. This wave of British migrants became known as 'Ten pound poms'.

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