March in Australia
The National Social Calendar in Australia this March 2017:
New South Wales
- Orange Banjo Paterson Festival
- Royal Easter Show Sydney
- Narrandera John O'Brien Bush Festival
- Australian Formula One Grand Prix, Melbourne
- Ballarat Bendigo Festival
- Beechworth Golden Horseshoes Festival
- Melbourne Moomba Festival
- Melbourne Food & Wine Festival
- Port Fairy Folk Festival
- Stawell Gift Horse Race (Easter Monday)
- Kapunda Celtic Music Festival
- Tununda Essenfest
- Barossa Valley Vintage Festival (Easter odd-numbered years)
- Devonport Regatta
- Launceston Night in the Gorge
Aussie Trivia Questions
- Culture: What is the Australian National Salute?
- Employment: What does a 'Drover' move from a farm to a port?
- Slang: What kind of a marathon effort is involved in a 'bangaroo'?
- History: Which explorer named the Murray River in 1829?
- Geography: Including Tasmania, is Australia taller or wider than itself?
- Cooking: When making damper: do you use plain flour or self raising?
- Wildlife: What is the fastest land based animal in the world?
- Economy: What natural resource is currently Australia's most profitable export?
- Geography: In 1862, explorer John McDouall Stuart crossed the continent from 'South to North' or from 'North to South'?
- Wildlife: Do people eat Scrub Turkey meat or Kangaroo meat or both?
- Cooking: In the process of making 'billy tea'.. when do you swing it?
- Cooking: What type of food is a 'snag'?
- Slang: If someone tells you 'get off your bike.' What do they want you to do?
- Culture: In what Australian town is the 'Black Stump' located?
- Wildlife: Which is more dangerous - a salt water crocodile or a fresh water crocodile?