My bonza Australian General Knowledge Quiz Part 1

My bonza Australian General Knowledge Quiz Part 1
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How much do you know about Australia??

Try my bonza Australian General Knowledge Quiz Part 1 and find out!



What is the population of Australia (2016) ?

What is the capital of Australia?

How many states and territories are there?

Which Tropic passes through Australia?

How many time zones are there in Australia?

This landform is the major component of the Purnululu National Park situated in the Kimberley region of Western Australia. What is it called?

The longest river of Australia is the ......

The iconic Opera House was designed by architect Jørn Utzon. What year was it opened?

What is this?

Which one of these is the Australian flag?

What is Australia's national anthem?

In the Western Australian Aboriginal language Noongar, the word Kylie means

There are over 1 million camels roaming the deserts of Australia. There are so many that Australia export them to the Middle East!

What is this bird called?

Uluru is the largest monolith in the world?


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  1. September 14, 2018 / 8:35 pm

    Yay! I’m Fair Dinkum Mate! I guess that means I haven’t been away from Australia for too long yet. I was visiting a couple of weeks ago when the population clock ticked over and there were news stories about forecast population growth. That helped 😉 #TheWeeklyPostcard

    • TracyJane
      September 15, 2018 / 12:20 am

      Glad you enjoyed it! 🙂 Yes I had heard about the population and it was something me and my husband had debated (he thought it was much higher) so I had to include that question!

    • TracyJane
      September 15, 2018 / 12:21 am

      Glad you enjoyed it Lyn! More quizzes coming soon 🙂

  2. September 15, 2018 / 6:37 am

    Ok, So I didn’t do so well – 6/15 haha but it would have been nice to know the correct answer unless the green colored ones are the answer. That was fun though! #FeetDoTravel

    • TracyJane
      October 24, 2018 / 10:42 am

      Yes the green ones are the right answers 🙂

  3. September 15, 2018 / 7:32 am

    Interesting quiz, I definitely need to learn more about Australia specifically the animals. It’s a great excuse for another visit. Thanks for sharing on #TheWeeklyPostcard

  4. September 15, 2018 / 5:50 pm

    I don’t know as much about Australia as I thought I did… I visited it about 12 years ago, no wonder… Fun quiz; I got to be a cute hedgehog:). Thanks for sharing on #FeetDoTravel

  5. September 16, 2018 / 4:14 am

    I’ve been out of Oz too long, I got a few questions wrong that I should have got right. Fun quiz though, thanks for sharing #feetdotravel

  6. September 17, 2018 / 9:11 am

    What a fun and educational quiz. Thanks for making it!

  7. September 20, 2018 / 7:58 pm

    I haven´ t been to Australia yet and this quiz revealed that I really need to learn more about this wonderful country before going LOL Except for the flag I was not sure about any of my answers LOL Such a fun post!

  8. September 27, 2018 / 12:25 am

    Fair Dinkum Mate haha! I got 11 out of 15. Interesting questions and some were quite tricky too! I bet even Aussies wont get 100% haha! Id love too see someone prove me wrong.

    • TracyJane
      September 27, 2018 / 6:37 am

      So would I Kreete!! No-one is admitting full marks yet!