What makes Aussies unique? Is it what we eat and drink? Perhaps it's our unique version of English that confuses many tourists. Australia is certainly like no other place in the world. We hope you enjoy learning about some of the things that shape us and are shaped by us.
Australian Country Music Awards
• Children's Songs
• Christmas Songs
• Wartime Songs
• Humorous Songs
• Convicts, Bushrangers
• Horse Racing Songs
• Drovers, Shearers Songs
• Immigration Songs & more
Has the original meaning of this song been changed? Compare both versions and decide for yourself.
We have recipes for Damper, Rissoles, Meat Pie, Pavlova, Lamingtons and more. Learn about these favourite foods.
An Aussie icon food with 90% of Aussies having a jar in the pantry. Includes history & song.
Aussie favourite made special by the much loved endearing jingle. Includes history & lyrics.
When you're in Australia, of course. So is it a cookie or a biscuit? Will you need a doctor if you're gobsmacked? Check our lists and find out.
A creative way to play with the English language.
Find a specific slang word
The Brits, Yanks and Aussies don't agree on how some English words are spelled. Which version do you use to spell the words in our list?
Get a glimpse into the way people spoke in the past. If you are reading Australian literature, you may find this dictionary very helpful.
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Summer Olympic Games
Australian medal winners since 1896
In Tall Poppy