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Australian version of meme

Gacked from girliejones
  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) Climbed it twice.
  8. Visited Cape York.
  9. Held a snake.
  10. Sang along with 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 It had newspaper instead of toilet paper...
  19. Seen Chloe in Young & Jackson's.
  20. Slept on an overnight train or bus.
  21. Been to Sydney's Mardi Gras Help build a float and marched in the parade.
  22. Have gone bush-bashing. With the Army.
  23. Taken a sickie.
  24. Been to see a game of Aussie Rules football.
  25. Have seen wild camels.
  26. Gone skinny dipping.
  27. Done a Tim Tam Slam.
  28. Ridden in a tram in Melbourne.
  29. Been at an ANZAC day Dawn Service At Anzac no less
  30. Watched a sunrise or sunset.
  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 Kimberleys.
  43. Given a hitch-hiker a lift.
  44. Been to Perth.
  45. Have tried Lemon, Lime and Bitters.
  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.
  55. Have read and own books by Australian authors.
  56. Visited Adelaide.
  57. Know the story behind "Eternity".
  58. Been camping.
  59. Visited Brisbane.
  60. Been in an outback pub.
  61. Know what the term "Waltzing Matilda" actually means.
  62. Gone whale watching.
  63. Listened to Slim Dusty My LJ is named after a Slim Dusty song
  64. Own five or more Australian movies or TV series. Bought four TV series just this year: Frontline, Underbelly, Satisfaction and Gruen Transfer
  65. Sang along to Down Under At the Sydney Olympics no less
  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.
  77. Used a Hills hoist. Mum and Dad have the smallest one you've ever seen.
  78. Visited Kata Tjuta (the Olgas).
  79. Used native Australian plants in cooking.
  80. Visited the snow.
  81. Chosen a side in Holden VS Ford.
  82. Visited the desert.
  83. Been water skiing.
  84. Read The Phantom.
  85. Visited Parliament House. Both the new and the old.
  86. Gone spotlighting or pig-shooting.
  87. Crossed the Nullarbor.
  88. Avoided swimming in areas because of crocodiles.
  89. Listened to AC/DC.
  90. Called someone a dag.
  91. Voted in a Federal Election.
  92. Have been swimming and stayed between the flags.
  93. Had a possum in your roof.
  94. Visited the outback.
  95. Travelled over corrugated roads.
  96. Hit a kangaroo while driving
  97. Been well outside any mobile phone coverage.
  98. Seen an emu.
  99. Have woken to the smell of bushfires Too bloody often.
  100. Subscribed to RRR.
  101. Patted a pure-bred dingo.
  102. Seen the Oils live.

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sallymn
8th Dec, 2008 10:09 (UTC)
Oh, fun!!! I must have a go...

Trying to explain the joy of Vegemite to foreigners is fun (though they all seem to get Tim tams :)
kerravonsen
8th Dec, 2008 10:15 (UTC)
You've done a lot more than me. I think the only things I've done which you haven't done are:
53. Killed a Cane Toad. (hate them, hate hate hate them)
79. Used native Australian plants in cooking. (Lemon Myrtle counts, doesn't it?)
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