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How many years ago was Australia populated?
Where does most of the Australian population live?
Tamworth is to Australia as ________________ is to the USA.
How long must a cowboy stay on a bucking horse to score a mark?
What was the original purpose for Byron Bay?
Ian is wearing SFP 15. Is that enough?
Slip, Slap, Slop means what?
Shirt, hat, sunscreen
Why might it be illegal to climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge?
People do dumb things, suicides= families sue whoever owns bridge
Other than the Aborigines, who were the first big group to settle in Australia?
What famous beach is close to the city centre?
Albury is near which national park?
Mt buffalo national park
What is an Australian Cocky?
Slang for cattleman
What is the capital of New South Wales?
What is a tram? What city in Canada uses trams?
Street car. Toronto
Melbourne is known as the __, ___, and ___ capital of Australia.
Food, fashion, culture
When did most Greeks and Italians immigrate to Australia?
Can Canadians work in Australia without too much in the way of formalities?
Yes. If student, under 26 years old
What is the name of the scenic road that runs west from Melbourne?
Great ocean road
What is one of Australia’s favourite pastimes?
What does terra nullius mean?
Land without people
How many sheep are there in Australia?
Over 120 million
What is the name of the only island state and what is the name of the capital?
What is the fine for helmetless bicycling?
What was Port Arthurs original function?
What colour’s the water in south Tasmania?
When was the only time convicts at Port Arthur were allowed to use their voices?
In church for hymns
What is the world’s largest living organism?
Great Barrier Reef
The Gold Coast is just south of what major city?
How much was the fee for the three month bus pass?
Noosa has what that surf and wear white hats?
Fraser Island is the world’s largest ____.
Why can you not swim in the ocean at Fraser?
Strong currents, tiger sharks
What is the fine for driving in the water?
8When did Captain Cook first see “Indian Head”?
Which 74 islands are known at the gateway to the GBR?
You really need to be wary of crocodiles.
What kind of fish has the flat head for attaching to other animals?
Suckerfish ( called remora)
What fish is to be avoided in the water near Magnetic Island?
Watch her hands when she is diving. Is she an experienced diver or not?
What is the web address for Reef Teach?
What is the most northerly part of Australia?
Nitrogen gets into blood and collects in joints
What is decompression sickness?
How many pearls can an oyster produce in a lifetime?
How was the wild pig dispatched?
Ants, grubs, berries
What is “bush tucker”?
Squish lemonade ants
How do they make lemonade?
Who discovered Lizard Island?
Potato cod dive site
What is the Cod Hole?