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Tag: Australia

WHY I LOVE A SUNBURNT COUNTRY

 

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That’s the first verse to our national anthem. I remember when it was first introduced to replace God Save the Queen how we laughed and laughed at the word ‘girt’.

For some reason, just about everyone I know thought that word was hilarious. And this is one of the reasons I love being an Aussie.

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TASMANIA – 10 REASONS IT SHOULD NEVER BE FORGOTTEN

How could anyone forget the majestic island that is Australia’s most southern state, Tasmania?

The history, beauty, heritage and art is packed into the Apple Isle is not to be beaten, yet it is often being left off our maps.

 

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Tomorrow we celebrate Australia Day and just recently the supermarket giant Woolworths produced celebration hats including a map of Australia – without Tasmania.

When people expressed their outrage, the product was removed from the shelves.

This is not the first time it has happened to that beautiful little island.

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