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Manners in Australia 🇦🇺

In General: 1. Never take an open stubby to a job interview… 2. Always identify people in your paddocks before shooting at them. 3. It’s tacky to take an Esky to church. 4. If you have to vacuum the bed, it’s time to change the sheets. 5. Even if you’re certain you’re included in the […]

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J Jay Samuel Davis

Aussie Bush Etiquette is recognised throughout the civilized world but we all need to be reminded from time to time.

Aussie Bush Etiquette is recognised throughout the civilized world but we all need to be reminded from time to time. In General: 1. Never take an open stubby to a job interview… 2. Always identify people in your paddocks before shooting at them. 3. It’s tacky to take an Esky to church. 4. If you […]

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WORLD HISTORY

Australian Hisory

ALBERT NAMATJIRA:🇦🇺 Arsonists burn down iconic eucalyptus trees featured in paintings by one of Australia’s most famous Aboriginal artists Albert Namatjira Two eucalyptus trees, featured in paintings by renowned Aboriginal artist Albert Namatjira, have been burned to the ground by arsonists. The trees, known as Ghost Gums lined a road 15 miles from Alice Springs, […]

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WORLD HISTORY

PHAR LAP AND THE GEELONG CONNECTION ~ Victoria Australia

PHAR LAP AND THE GEELONG CONNECTION I was very surprised by the interest my talk on the Melbourne Cup generated. Many members asked me questions for a long time after. Therefore I have decided to write a few lines about the great horse Phar Lap. Together with the cricket legend Don Bradman, Phar Lap ranks […]