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17 January
1922 - The first Archibald Prize for portraiture is won by William McInnes.

1972 - A tent embassy is set up in Canberra outside Parliament House, protesting land rights.
Australian slang
  • yippee! exclamation of delight
  • shag on a rock, stands out like a conspicuous
  • bottling, his blood's worth helpful guy
  • yair yes
  • spag bol spaghetti bolognese
  • bail out depart, usually angrily
  • Clayton's fake, alternative
  • wanker onanist, egotistical, full of himself
  • walkabout wander off, a walk in the bush by Aborigines
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If you are serious about exploring Sydney, I recommend you to buy a Sydway Street Directory. Is well made and it will also make a nice souvenir.