Australian Music

See also our Australian Music section with over 100 Aussie songs. Blog – Aussie Music >> Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Oh! My Walla! Hanna M. from Germany asked us to find a song she heard sitting around the campfire on her recent visit to Australia. “Oh my Walla! It’s rumbling it’s tumbling” Luckily … Read more

Australia’s On The Wallaby

traditional Australian song composer unknown What the words mean “on the wallaby” ~ travel outback as a swaggie or sundowner (tramp and casual workers). “on the wallaby track” and “hump the drum” mean the same thing. billy ~ a tin can with a wire handle or a pot. To make tea, water was boiled in … Read more

Gone

by Adam Lindsay Gordon (1833 – 1870) Australian writer In Collins Street standeth a statute tall, A statue tall, on a pillar of stone, Telling its story, to great and small, Of the dust reclaimed from the sand waste lone; Weary and wasted, and worn and wan, Feeble and faint, and languid and low, He … Read more

Longreach QLD

Longreach, QLD What’s the Weather – pick a different Australian city Trouble with the live weather feed? Please refresh this page. Also, if city listed is not available now, you’ll get the nearest one. °C to °F conversion chart (in pop-up window) Almanac Current Weather Forecast Longreach Ap Friday’s Summary Min 19.8°C Max 31°C Rainfall … Read more

1991 Country Music Awards Winners

19th CMAA Country Music Awards Ceremony 1991 Golden Guitar Awards Saturday, 26 Jan 1991 – Calrossy Auditorium, NSW New Zealand Insurance was the sponsor this year. It was originally called the Australasian Country Music Awards until 1993. “Golden Guitar” trophies were given to winners. The Awards was a highlight of the Tamworth Country Music Festival. … Read more

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There are two major schemes used around the world to number the floors in a building. In Australia and Britain the floor at the same level as the ground outside, is called the “ground floor”. The floor above it is called “1st floor”. In the USA, it would be called “2nd floor”. That means the … Read more