Celebrate what’s Australian …
Photo by Christian Haugen
snags on the barbie
have a thong throwing competition
Home Among the Gumtrees …
I Am Australian
My Island Home, by Christine Anu
Midnight Oil, Kylie Minogue, AC/DC, Slim Dusty, INXS, Paul Kelly
Possum Magic, by Mem Fox
Are We There Yet?, by Alison Lester
Diary of A Wombat, by Jackie French
Snugglepot and Cuddlepie, by May Gibbs
The Crocodile Hunter
the Australian National Anthem
about our national gemstone, opals. [Did you know that Australia produces 95% of the world’s precious opal]
about wattle, our national floral emblem
about the Australian Flag and other flags used in Australia, like the Aboriginal flag
an Australia Day celebration
an Aboriginal art gallery
an Australian wildlife park
an Australian icon – the Opera House, Uluru, the Great Barrier Reef
What do you call a boomerang that won’t come back?
This is a selection clearly influenced by my personal preferences.
What would you add? How do you celebrate being Australian?