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Australia Day

LOOK: Australians Have the Cutest New Way to Celebrate Their National Holiday

Dominique Kane | Posted 03.31.2015 | Travel
Dominique Kane

The canines were ready for the race in a variety of fancy dress outfits, ranging from patriotic Australian flag costumes to matching owner and dog superhero ensembles.

Top 10 Tastes of Australia Outside Australia

Cheapflights | Posted 03.26.2014 | Travel

We're talking about fresh food, native ingredients, international influences, fusion cooking, meat pies cooked with the flakiest pastry and coffee brewed to perfection -- not a cork hat, didgeridoo or shrimp on the barbie in sight.

Your Australia Day Primer

Thrillist | Posted 03.26.2014 | Taste

We've taken it upon ourselves to inform you, dear reader, about the ins, outs, downs, and unders of Aussie cuisine.

Happy Australia Day (Eve)

Posted 01.25.2013 | Travel

Australia Day is a fun house mirror version of July 4. Instead of celebrating their independence from Britain, Aussies raise a pint to the arrival of ...

Meat Pies, Football, Kangaroos and Holden Cars

Trish Mitchell | Posted 03.27.2012 | World
Trish Mitchell

It might not have the panache of a 4th of July, but today, the 26th of Jan, is Australia Day -- otherwise known as Vegemite, Beer and Barbeque Day, Wh...

Happy Australia Day: Hottest Australian Celebrities

Posted 01.25.2014 | Celebrity

In honor of Australia Day, we thought we'd celebrate by taking a look at some of the country's best exports. Every Jan. 26 Australians commemorate...

Australia: The Only Western Nation With an Intact Mojo

Rory Fitzgerald | Posted 03.27.2012 | World
Rory Fitzgerald

It has -- so far at least -- not followed Europe and the U.S. into a morass of debt, economic decline and self-doubt. It's a nation that hasn't lost its swagger -- in a good way.

Australian Prime Minister Flees From Angry Protesters

AP | Posted 03.27.2012 | World

CANBERRA, Australia — Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard stumbled and was caught by a security guard as riot police helped her force a path...

Happy Australia Day!

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

From BBC Earth: Happy Australia Day everyone! We really hope you can spare a minute away from the barbeque, footy or fireworks to check out this grea...

10 Biggest Parties Around The World (PHOTOS) | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

La Tomatina Buñol, Spain The last Wednesday in August. Full Moon Party Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand During the full moon, every month Burning Man Bla...