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the aussie meme

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Bold the ones you've done.



1. Heard a kookaburra in person
2. Slept under the stars
3. Seen a koala.
4. Visited Melbourne
5. Watched a summer thunderstorm
6. Worn a pair of thongs

7. Been to Uluru (Ayer's Rock).
8. Visited Cape York
9. Held a snake - I've patted one...
10. Sang along with Khe San - the only words I know are "Khe San".
11. Drank VB
12. Visited Sydney

13. Have seen a shark
14. Have used Aussie slang naturally in a conversation
15. Had an actual conversation with an indigenous Australian (aboriginal).
16. Eaten hot chips from the bag at the beach

17. Walked/climbed over the Sydney Harbour Bridge
18. Used an outside dunny, and checked under the seat before sitting down
19. Seen Chloe in Young & Jackson's.
20. Slept on an overnight train or bus
21. Been to Sydney's Mardi Gras
22. Have gone bush-bashing
23. Taken a sickie
24. Been to see a game of Aussie Rules football
25. Have seen wild camels
26. Gone skinny dipping.
27. Had a Tim Tam Slam
28. Ridden in a tram in Melbourne

29. Been at an ANZAC day Dawn Service.
30. Watched a sunrise or sunset - C'mon, now - that's not just Australian!
31. Held a wombat
32. Been on a roadtrip of 800km or more
33. Seen the Great Australian Bight in person
34. Had a really bad sunburn

35. Visited an aboriginal community
36. Seen a redback spider
37. Have watched Paul Hogan

38. Seen Blue Poles in person
39. Wandered barefoot in the bush/outback
40. Eaten Vegemite
41. Thrown a boomerang

42. Seen the Kimberlies
43. Given a hitch-hiker a lift
44. Been to Perth
45. Have tried Lemon, Lime and Bitters - didn't like it.
46. Tried playing a didgeridoo
47. Seen dinosaur footprints
48. Eaten Tim Tams
49. Been to Darwin
50. Touched a kangaroo
51. Visted the Great Barrier Reef
52. Listened to Kevin Bloody Wilson
53. Killed a Cane Toad
54. Gone to a drive-in theatre - Love 'em!
55. Have read and own books by Australian authors
56. Visited Adelaide

57. Know the story behind "Eternity"
58. Been camping - under duress.
59. Visited Brisbane - was born and grew up there
60. Been in an outback pub
61. Know what the term "Waltzing Matilda" actually means
62. Gone whale watching.
63. Listened to Slim Dusty - Not by choice. That's almost treason in my family, since he stole a song off my dad.
64. Own five or more Australian movies or TV series
65. Sang along to Down Under - doin' it right now, actually
66. Have stopped specifically to look at an historic marker by the side of the road.
67. Eaten a 4'n'20 pie
68. Surfed at Bondi
69. Watched the cricket on Boxing Day
70. Visited Hobart
71. Eaten kangaroo
72. Seen a quokka
73. Visited Canberra
74. Visited rainforests

75. Used a Victa lawnmower
76. Travelled on a tram in Adelaide
78. Used a Hills hoist
79. Visited the Olgas
80. Used native Australian plants in cooking
81. Visited the snow

82. Chosen a side in Holden VS Ford
83. Visited the desert
84. Been water skiing
85. Read The Phantom
86. Visited Parliament House
87. Gone spotlighting or pig-shooting
88. Crossed the Nullarbor
89. Avoided swimming in areas because of crocodiles
90. Listened to AC/DC. - my earliest memory is seeing them in concert when I was 3.
91. Called someone a dag
92. Voted in a Federal Election
- Um, it's kinda compulsory ... not that I wouldn't anyway!
93. Have been swimming and stayed between the flags
94. Had a possum in your roof
- Oh, hell yes!
95. Visited the outback
96. Travelled over corrugated roads.
97. Hit a kangaroo while driving
98. Been well outside any mobile phone coverage
99. Seen an emu.
100. Have woken to the smell of bushfires.

Do I win a prize?

Comments

Sang along with Khe San - the only words I know are "Khe San"

mehn ner ner ner ner nerneh ner ner ner KHE SAN!

thats all most people know so it counts :P
XD

I guess you're right!

Nah, surely everyone also knows the line "Well the last plane out of Sydney's almost gone"? No? :)



/knows practically whole thing
I didn't know AC/DC were Ozzies. Learn something new every day...
They certainly are. Learning is cool!