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Australian Christmas Pictures

Australian Christmas Pictures


A photographer has taken the iconic image of the annual festive family photo and put her own Australian twist on it. Swapping the pine tree and snow backdrop for the beach and a surfboard, Jade Dawson has developed her own unique Christmas card backdrop. The photographer from Belmont North, NSW, even dresses Santa in red and white shorts and a wide brim straw hat for her exhibit…


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Demographics of Australia

Demographics of Australia


In the past Australia was a relatively youthful country. In 1970-71, 31 per cent of the population was aged 15 years or younger, while by 2001-02 this proportion had dropped to 22 per cent. The proportion of Australia’s population aged over 65 years has grown from 8 per cent in 1970-71 to 13 per cent in 2001-02. The IGR projects that over the next 40 years, the proportion of…


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Christmas dinner ideas Australia

Christmas dinner ideas Australia


By Melissa Klemke Nobody wants to be a sobbing mess before, during, or after the Christmas meal but if there are any tears on Christmas Day, they will be shed by the poor person serving the Christmas food rather than the child whose new toy broke. The person who cooks the Christmas dinner or lunch can spend plenty of time and money preparing a gourmet meal, for what ends up…


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Native Peoples of Australia

Native Peoples of Australia


The Aboriginal Language Map attempts to represent all of the language or tribal or nation groups of Indigenous people of Australia. It indicates general locations of larger groupings of people which may include smaller groups such as clans, dialects or individual languages in a group. David R Horton is the creator of the Indigenous Language Map. This map is based on language…


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Australian Christmas dinner

Australian Christmas dinner


What do we want our Christmas dinner to be? • festive • a celebration • hearty • fun • social (somebody s not stuck the entire time in the kitchen) • easy to prepare (especially in the heat) • easily digested • good and interesting food • homemade • stress free • a memorable family event • something to look forward to • with friends and guests (Peace on earth and goodwill to…


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Christmas Bush Australia

Christmas Bush Australia


Jeff Howes A few facts about New South Wales Christmas Bush. Ceratopetalum is a small genus of 5 species, all occurring in Australia and New Guinea. The massed red flower display together with a few much smaller true white flowers. The enlarged pink/red sepals and some white flowers just starting to enlarge and change colour. Ceratopetalum . from two Greek words: ceras, a…


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Traditional Pendant lights Australia

Traditional Pendant lights Australia


Discount LED Downlight Sale Pendants Designer Pendants LED Wide Range of LED Lighting FREE Shipping on Orders Over $200 Welcome to Lights2you. Lights2you is an Australian owned and operated online Lighting Shop based in Sydney. Lights2you provides online lighting solutions for customers, with a wide range of well-designed modern Lighting Fixtures from all major lighting manufacturer…


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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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What dates is Christmas in Australia?

What dates is Christmas in Australia?


How long until Christmas Day? The last day recommended day for the cheapest postal service to Western Europe if you want your mail to arrive before Christmas has already passed, although you still have time if you use Airmail. These are the key dates to make sure cards and presents reach your loved ones on time. When is the last UK posting day? Royal Mail’s latest recommended…


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Australian Christmas facts

Australian Christmas facts


Here are some very interesting Christmas facts that ll shed some light as to the Christmas holiday. In 1836, Alabama became the first state in the USA to declare Christmas a legal holiday. In 1907, Oklahoma became the last USA state to declare Christmas a legal holiday. - Coolest Christmas Facts - The abbreviation of Xmas for Christmas is not irreligious. The first letter of…


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