Interesting Fact

Australian $50 Note

There Are No Coppers in Australia Yes, it’s true. I had already lived here for some time before I noticed, but when I did realise I just couldn’t stop grinning. Well, for while anyway. If you pay cash for an item that costs, say, $3.37 (I was buying two litres of milk), you will only [...]


We don’t much seem to have letterboxes on doors here. Every house I have seen so far has a post box, American-style, normally located just outside the property by the driveway entrance. These post boxes are targets for many flying missiles wrapped in elastic bands. Occasionally, if it looks like rain, these missiles are placed [...]