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Rude place names in Australia by ST&G #map #australia

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The Battle of Tarakan was the first stage in the Borneo campaign of 1945. It began with an amphibious landing by Australian forces on 1 May code-named Operation Oboe One. While the battle ended with success for the Allied forces over the Japanese defenders this victory is generally regarded as having not justified its costs.

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Today in Australian History - 1 June - Pemulwuy, Killed and behead over land rights. Pemulwuy was the leader and a warrior of the Bidjigal people, who started to show his resistance at the arrival of the first fleet settlement in Australia in 1788 Read more and find out what happen to his missing head. Click on photo for more and **please share.

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from BuzzFeed

47 Times Australians Totally Nailed It On Tumblr In 2014

On place names: | 47 Times Australians Totally Nailed It On Tumblr In 2014

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Australian Aboriginal Children 3

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Remember "Fags" the iconic Aussie sweet? Yes, packets of lollies designed to look like cigarettes. They were created in 1943 & changed name to "Fads" in 1987 (for obvious reasons).

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from Wallpaper*

Gwen, Los Angeles, USA

Australian celebrity chef Curtis stone - the man behind successful LA restaurant Maude - has now opened a second eatery in the city, this time teaming up with his brother, Luke. Named after their grandmother Gwen, who had a farm outside of Melbourne, t...

use to have a Australian Shepard named Dusty. He was my Papa's little shadow. Went with him everyday to check and feed the cows and anywhere else my Papa went on the farm. When my Papa died Dusty grieved forever. He died not to long after that. RIP Dusty and Papa. I love and miss yall

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Australian Fingerspelling Alphabet Poster- http://www.handscantalk.com.au/item_32/Australian-Fingerspelling-Alphabet-Poster.htm#

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from Wallpaper*

Gwen, Los Angeles, USA

Australian celebrity chef Curtis stone - the man behind successful LA restaurant Maude - has now opened a second eatery in the city, this time teaming up with his brother, Luke. Named after their grandmother Gwen, who had a farm outside of Melbourne, t...

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