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29 signs that you’ve gone full Australian

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Matador: IT’S HAPPENING. You start asking people how they’re “going.” Most of your sentences end in “eh” or “mate.” You’re fiercely loyal to either Woolies or Coles. And you know what a “drop bear” is… or isn’t. You can’t deny it — you’re becoming more Aussie by the day. 1. “Far out!” is your response to pretty much everything. 2. …

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42 signs you’ve been in Australia too long

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1. You don’t find it strange when people ask you if you’ve seen their thongs because you know that thongs are a major part of any outfit. 2. Your sentences will eventually include words and phrases like thongs, keen, heaps, jumper, reckon, arvo, devo, suss, bloody ripper, among many others. Such words often lead your family and friends back home …

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Overseas tourists shunning Australia’s Outback

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INTERNATIONAL tourists might be flocking to our shores in bigger numbers than ever before, but they are reluctant to venture beyond the major cities. Statistics compiled by Tourism Research Australia show the Outback and regional areas were largely shunned by overseas visitors last year in favour of the capitals and the coast. via Overseas tourists shunning Australia’s Outback and regional …