You say 'Straya instead of Australia.

33 Ways You Know You're Australian

Arnott's Biscuits

Arnott's Biscuits: the shops had them in large tins & you bought them by weight doled out in a paper bag. A treat was asking for a bagful of 'broken' biscuits which were a bargain!

John Flynn is on the Australian 20 dollar note.

John Flynn, Australian Presbyterian minister who founded what became the Royal Flying Doctor Service, the world's first air ambulance

Billy Tea

Kayaking the Katherine River

All you need is an open fire, black tea leaves, water and a pot with a handle. Billy tea cooked on an open fire seems to taste so good.and is part of the Australian outback history

Albert Ernest Clifford "Cliff" Young (1922 – 2003) was an Australian potato farmer who against all odds won the Westfield Sydney to Melbourne Ultra Marathon (875 kilometres/544 miles) win at 61 years of age. By denying himself sleep and running while the others slept, he slowly gained on them and eventually won by a large margin, a real life "tortoise and hare" feat!

Cliff Young - Winner of a 544 mile marathon running race in Australia in…

DID YOU KNOW...  Plugs look like this in Australia and have an on/off switch. #yankinaustralia #australia

Plugs look like this in Australia and have an on/off switch.

Opening of Parliament House, Canberra, 9 May 1927.

Prime Minister Bruce welcomes the Duke and Duchess of York at the opening of Parliament House, Canberra, 9 May 1927

Catherine Helen Spence is pictured on the Australian 5 dollar bill.

B 36575 Catherine Helen Spence, women's rights advocate and writer, Visit the State Library of South Australia to view more photos of South Australia

Outgoing Govenor General of Australia, Dame Quentin Bryce. Smart, educated, well spoken and elegant - inspirational!

Outgoing Govenor General of Australia, Dame Quentin Bryce. Smart, educated, well spoken and elegant - inspirational!

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