Thursday, January 31, 2013

Aussie Fair Dinkum

Some people are just plain 'ngeng'. Tanya soalan yang bukan-bukan, yang patut dijawab dengan sepak-layang-yang-meninggalkan-kesan-belang-tarung.

You see...
These are silly questions asked to Australia(ns) before the Sydney Olympic Games.
  1. Q: Does it ever get windy in Australia? I have never seen it rain on TV, so how do the plants grow? (UK)
    A: We import all plants fully grown and then just sit around watching them die.

  2. Q: Will I be able to see kangaroos in the street? (USA)
    A: Depends how much you've been drinking

  3. Q: I want to walk from Perth to Sydney - can I follow the railroad tracks? (Sweden)
    A: Sure, it's only three thousand miles, take lots of water...

  4. Q: Is it safe to run around in the bushes in Australia? (Sweden)
    A: So it's true what they say about Swedes.

  5. Q: It is imperative that I find the names and addresses of places to contact for a stuffed porpoise. (Italy)
    A: Let's not touch this one.

  6. Q: Are there any ATMs (cash machines) in Australia? Can you send me a list of Brisbane, Cairns, Townsville and Hervey Bay?(UK)
    A: Hey, what did your last slave die of?

  7. Q: Can you give me some information about hippo racing in Australia?(USA)
    A: A-fri-ca is the big triangle shaped continent south of Europe . Aus-tra-lia is that big island in the middle of the pacific which does not... oh forget it. Sure, the hippo racing is every Tuesday night in Kings Cross. Come naked.

  8. Q: Which direction is North in Australia? (USA)
    A: Face south and then turn 90 degrees. Contact us when you get here and we'll send the rest of the directions.

  9. Q: Can I bring cutlery into Australia? (UK)
    A: Why? Just use your fingers like we do.

  10. Q: Can you send me the Vienna Boys' Choir schedule? (USA)
    A: Aus-tri-a is that quaint little country bordering Ger-man-y, which is...oh forget it. Sure, the Vienna Boys Choir plays every Tuesday night in Kings Cross, straight after the hippo races. Come naked.

  11. Q: Do you have perfume in Australia? (France)
    A: No, WE don't stink.

  12. Q: I have developed a new product that is the fountain of youth. Can you tell me where I can sell it in Australia(USA)
    A: Anywhere significant numbers of Americans gather.

  13. Q: Can I wear high heels in Australia? (UK)
    A: You are a British politician, right?

  14. Q: Can you tell me the regions in Tasmania where the female population is smaller than the male population? (Italy)
    A: Yes, gay nightclubs.

  15. Q: Do you celebrate Christmas in Australia? (France)
    A: Only at Christmas.

  16. Q: Are there killer bees in Australia? (Germany)
    A: Not yet, but for you, we'll import them.

  17. Q: Are there supermarkets in Sydney and is milk available all year round? (Germany)
    A: No, we are a peaceful civilisation of vegan hunter gatherers. Milk is illegal.

  18. Q: Please send a list of all doctors in Australia who can dispense rattlesnake serum. (USA)
    A: Rattlesnakes live in A-meri-ca which is where YOU come from. All Australian snakes, like taipans, blacks & adders, are perfectly harmless, can be safely handled and make good pets.

  19. Q: I have a question about a famous animal in Australia, but I forget its name. It's a kind of bear and lives in trees.
    A: It's called a Drop Bear. They are so called because they drop out of gum trees and scratch & bite anyone walking underneath them. You can scare them off by spraying yourself with human urine, purchased at the pharmacy, before you go out walking.

  20. Q: I was in Australia in 1969 on R+R, and I want to contact the girl I dated while I was staying in Kings Cross. Can you help? (USA)
    A: Yes, and you will still have to pay her by the hour.

  21. Q: Will I be able to speek (sic) English most places I go? (USA)
    A: Yes, but you'll have to learn it first.

Being Australian is about driving in a German car to an Irish pub for A Belgian beer, then on the way home, grabbing an Indian curry or A Turkish kebab, to sit on Swedish furniture and watch American shows on a Japanese TV.

Oh and....
Only in Australia ...
can a pizza get to your house faster  than an  ambulance

Only in Australia ...

Do supermarkets make sick people walk all the way to the back of the shop
to get milk while healthy people can buy cigarettes at the front.

Only in Australia ...
do people order double cheeseburgers, large fries and a DIET coke.

Only in Australia ...
do banks leave both doors wide open and chain the pens to the counters.

Only in Australia ...
do we leave cars worth thousands of dollars in the drivewayand  lock our junk and cheap lawn mower in the garage.


  1. hehehe, last year, my collegue had a conference in Sydney and asked me to meet up somewhere in Melbourne (im in Adelaide), nak kena sepak jugak kan!!! :D

    -Queen of Istana Hinggap-

    1. Dia igt melbourne tu kentut pun boleh dgr kot dr Adelaide


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