Entries Tagged “Australia”
Way back when I was a kid, people considered making these for health reasons, as well as to reduce carbon footprint. Sadly, this idea never took off. See also Australia.
3. Drop Bears
One of Australia's most dangerous native carnivores. Also known as the killer koala. Its Latin name is Phascolarctos Carnivora. It is not a true bear, but is closely related to the koala. It lives in trees and drops down onto passing prey below, killing and eating it. To deter it, spread strong-smelling substances such as vegemite or toothpaste behind your ears. See also Animals, Australia, Koalas.
A slang word that's the Australian equivalent of "redneck". See also Australia, Redneck.
A sheep farmer who changed his name as part of a campaign in Australia to get people to drive slowly on country roads. See also Australia.
6. Drop Bear
A fictional bear in Australia, known to drop out of trees and rip off faces. See also Australia, Made Up.
A portable water-container that is also Australian slang for a rumor. See also Australia.
10. Aha Ha Wasp
A species of Australian wasp. The guy who discovered it said "aha", hence the name. See also Australia, Insects.