9781857333817

Customs and Etiquette of Australia

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  • ISBN13:

    9781857333817

  • ISBN10:

    1857333810

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2006-10-30
  • Publisher: Midpoint Trade Books Inc
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Table of Contents

Time Linep. 8
National Anthemp. 10
Map of Australiap. 12
Australia: A Very Special Placep. 11
'No Worries, Mate!'p. 14
'It Doesn't Get Better than This!'p. 16
Understanding the Historyp. 17
The 'First Fleet'p. 19
First 'Free' Settlersp. 20
Prisoners' Rightsp. 21
A Thriving Colonyp. 22
Mineral Discoveriesp. 23
'Jack Is as Good as His Master'p. 25
Constitutional Decisionsp. 25
Voting is Mandatoryp. 26
'White Australia'p. 26
War and Deperessionp. 28
The Post-war Worldp. 30
The '[pound]10 Pom'p. 30
The Aboriginal Experiencep. 32
Secrets of the Bushp. 35
Tucker: Food & Drinkp. 38
Bush Tuckerp. 40
Winep. 41
Beerp. 43
Caution - Strong Beer!p. 43
Coffee & Teap. 44
Glossary of Food Termsp. 45
Doing Businessp. 46
A Sense of Humour is the Key!p. 47
National Holidaysp. 50
Contemporary Etiquettep. 51
The Australian 'Barbie'p. 55
The Tipping Techniquep. 56
Sport & Outdoor Lifep. 57
Be Careful of the Sun!p. 59
What to Wearp. 61
New Arrivals Should Take it Easy!p. 62
Walkaboutp. 63
Shoppingp. 65
Hunter Valley & Great Ocean Roadp. 66
Watch the Speed Limit!p. 68
Travelling by Trainp. 69
Travelling by Planep. 72
Festivalsp. 73
Australian Speakp. 75
Art of Brevityp. 76
London Cockneysp. 77
Australian Vocabp. 78
Do Not Be Offended by the Language!p. 80
Further Readingp. 82
Facts About Australiap. 85
Indexp. 91
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