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Old 06-23-2010, 02:20 PM
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Default Re: A new Australian national anthem.

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Originally Posted by BassDriver View Post
and we still remain with the old flag and the old anthem...
Yes.....and.....no. When I was a boy BD (and it really wasn't THAT long ago....I'm only 37...ok, pushing 38), our national anthem was indeed God Save the Queen. Our national SONG was Advance Australia Fair.

At least I THINK I'm right here...Pol....Wy...care to wade in?


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Originally Posted by Naigewron View Post
Surely, if you ever change your national anthem it will be changed to Waltzing Matilda?
Funny that Naige.....that our most reverred tune is a tribute to a sheep stealing suicide victim.......what does THAT say about us as a nation?
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