Traditions, Culture & Customs of Australia

Australian Landscapes

Australian Landscapes


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Christmas in Summer Australia

Christmas in Summer Australia


There is a lot more variety in how it s celebrated than there is in most countries. We now have 3 celebrations we attend, all very different. My parents do a fairly English meal on Christmas eve, roast turkey (but served cold), ham (also usually cold), salads and roast veg, and Christmas pudding served hot, but with an alternative of icecream / summer pudding / sorbet / pavlova…


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Australian cultural dance

Australian cultural dance


Dance is a very dynamic part of Australian performing arts culture. It can provide a rich performance experience, merging the imagination and skill of choreographers, dancers, designers, composers and musicians. Rachelle Roberts, Red Hot & New (Natalie Decorte and Matthew Lawrence), 2004. Image courtesy of The Australian Ballet. Classical and contemporary dance performances…


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Traditional Australian costume

Traditional Australian costume


Trousers for men were based on Italian tailoring, well-made and smartly styled. Stockmen and diggers preferred pants or shorts made from tough cotton or khaki materials, worn with worsted wool or oilskin coats and vests, felt hats lined with rabbit fur and boots. Bathing suits must be factored in when considering traditional Australian dress. In 1907, Annette Kellerman was…


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Rituals Australia

Rituals Australia


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Australian people characteristics

Australian people characteristics


The Characteristics of Recent Migrants Survey provides detailed data about migrants who have come to Australia over the past 10 years and how they have fared after their arrival. The topics covered by the survey are of strong interest to researchers and government departments. Of particular interest is how migrants settle into employment and whether their likelihood of finding…


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Australian Custom knife Maker

Australian Custom knife Maker


Karim of Tharwa Valley Forge has been holding regular knifemaking meets in Canberra for well over a year. In discussion with him, he convinced us that it would be worth trying Sydney Knifemakers and Blacksmiths Meet Up. The concept is simple. Provide a venue where knifemakers can get together, talk shop, share ideas and get to know each other face to face. Something that is…


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South Australian Aboriginal Tribes

South Australian Aboriginal Tribes


This guide to sources relating to the Aboriginal history of South Australia was last updated by Library staff in 2016. It comprises selected material held by the State Library or available online. To find further material relevant to this topic, try searching with this subject heading in the State Library catalogue: Aboriginal Australians - South Australia - History Aborigin*…


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Australian festivals

Australian festivals


Nothing better signals the arrival of spring than a display of bright, colourful flowers carpeting the landscape. It’s a comforting sign, indicating that the cold and wet of winter has passed (for many Australians) and plenty of sun-kissed days lie ahead. A stack of destinations around Australia embrace the floral theme by hosting flower festivals each spring. In fact, some…


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Tribes of Australia

Tribes of Australia


Norman B. Tindale was a hugely prolific entomologist, ornithologist, anthropologist and curator at the South Australian Museum. During the Second World War he was integral to the deciphering of the Japanese master naval code and the success of the American attack on Japan. Tindale’s research, which included years of fieldwork, challenged contemporary beliefs about the early…


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