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Australia Day Parties Have A Rebellious History loading...
Australia Day Parties Have A Rebellious History
On this day just over 200 years ago Australia experienced its first and only military coup.
‘Fire Of Australia’ Glitters At South Australian Museum loading...
‘Fire Of Australia’ Glitters At South Australian Museum
The museum has made a valuable acquisition, possibly the finest uncut opal ever found.
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Watch Superdeadly Snake Swallow Another Snake Whole
Rare video from Brisbane shows an eastern brown snake eating a carpet python.
Man Who Punched Kangaroo to Save His Dog Risked His Life loading...
Man Who Punched Kangaroo to Save His Dog Risked His Life
The heated encounter between man and kangaroo was caught on video.
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5 Things Even Locals Don’t Know About Australia
From incredible beaches to the rugged Outback, Australia has plenty of icons. But there’s another side to the island continent – with unbelievable stories you may not have heard.
About Australia

The curious history, quirky cultural events and little-known facts about the Great Southern Land.

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