Easter in Australia
much like elsewhere.
There are many religious people in Australia, and I bet Christians
celebrate in a religious way.
For the rest of us, it pretty much means that pubs and bottle shops are
not open on Good Friday.
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Oh, and we do love easter eggs, particularly if there are kids in the
Our Easter Bunny is Easter Bilby.
Easter is the time for school holidays and many events in Australia,
Sydney Royal Easter Show is only one example.
Others include Bendigo Easter Festival, Easter Fest in Toowoomba, East
Coast Festival in Byron Bay and the National Folk Festival in Canberra.
There are also races and sports events such as the Stawell Easter Gift,
Tasmania Three Peaks Race, Caulfield Racecourse in Melbourne, Easter
Racing Carnival in Sydney, Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race and many
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find words like "traveller", "harbour" and "realise", and they are all
correct in the language used in Australia.
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