A few Things You Didn’t Know About Australia

Australia is an interesting place here is a list of 50 things that most people wouldn’t know about Australia!

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    What fun facts do you know about Australia ?

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    16 Comments

    1. 27 September, 2013 / 4:43 pm

      Ha ha, $220,000 to release a goldfish? Only in Australia! 🙂

      • 27 September, 2013 / 5:44 pm

        hahaha – yeah I thought that one was interesting…
        We take our goldfish dumping very seriously! (HAHA!)

    2. 28 September, 2013 / 3:35 pm

      Since Australia is the only country I have visited other than my own (India), this post is very entertaining! I enjoyed it!

      • 28 September, 2013 / 4:32 pm

        thanks!
        Australia is a land not often travelled to – it should be though – there is a lot to see and do

      • 1 October, 2013 / 6:39 am

        no problem!
        some interesting facts 🙂

    3. 3 October, 2013 / 2:59 pm

      # of vegemite bites I’ve had: 1.
      # of vegemite jars purchased after: 0.
      An acquired taste for sure. 22M. impressive!

      • 3 October, 2013 / 3:56 pm

        hahahah!
        It is indeed an acquired taste
        I love it, but only a little bit on bread with some butter 🙂

    4. 4 October, 2013 / 1:08 am

      Awesome! I loved this. Great infographic.

    5. 29 October, 2013 / 8:07 pm

      I love Australia it’s such a great country, really enjoyed my time out there I really need to go back someday in the not too distant future. Great list and the fact your former Prime Minister holds a record for downing pints is truly sensational, another reason why Australia is great! Awesome post lots of fun facts.

      • 29 October, 2013 / 10:22 pm

        ahha thanks Alex!

        Did you hear that Adelaide just made the top 10 cities for 2014 on Lonely Planet!!!

    6. Paulo Ramos
      4 December, 2013 / 9:48 am

      You forgot to mention about Melbourne (the most liveable city for 3 years in a row) !!

      • 4 December, 2013 / 10:14 am

        Sorry Paulo!
        We can agree to disagree (not a huge fan of Melbourne! – I think we will need to go back to Melbourne and find what everyone loves abotu it! )

    7. 22 April, 2014 / 6:41 am

      An enormous pity that the reef will most likely die out in our lifetime…

      • 22 April, 2014 / 5:57 pm

        Yes it is! People just dont seem to care