The Victorian gold rush was a period in the history of Victoria, Australia lasting from 1851 through the late Learn more about it and how much Australia's population expanded as a result of the influx of prospectors hoping to strike it rich.
One of our oldest Australian icons, the Akubra hat has been around since Akubra is Aboriginal for 'head covering,' and is made from rabbit fur felt. It can take up to 14 bunnies to make one hat! This is an Aussie icon still under Australian ownership.
Women in Queensland, Australia, c. I'm so awful. The first thing I thought was, "You'd never guess that these nice ladies were descended of boatloads of British pickpockets and whores!" <<< Ignorance and clichés.