The ultimate Australian trivia quiz

The is the ultimate test for every Australian, with answers ranging from local sites to food. There are 20 questions in this quiz and we think 14/20 would be the score to beat. Good Luck

In 1958 Ross Arnott of Arnott’s Biscuits attended the Kentucky Derby. The name of the winning horse was?

1. Tim Tam
2. BBQ Shapes
3. Scotch Finger

Of the 2 deadliest snakes in the world, how many can be found in Australia?

1. 21
2. 25
3. 11

Cape Byron is Australia's most eastern point, but where is Australia's most western mainland point?

1. Steep Point
2. Cape Leeuwin
3. North West Point

The Ghan, a 48-hour rail journey between Adelaide, Alice Springs and Darwin spans 2979km has operated since?

1. 1878
2. 1978
3. 1928

What percentage of Australians live within 100km of the nearest coast?

1. 90%
2. 98%
3. 78%

Kata Tjuta is also known as?

1. Mount Zeil
2. The Olgas
3. Uluru

What does the name Qantas come from?
1. Queensland And National Transport Air Service
2. Queens Australian Northern Transport Air Service
3. Queensland And Northern Territory Aerial Services

In 1953 David Warren of the Aeronautical Research Laboratories of Melbourne invented what ingenious device that is now installed in every international plane.

1. The jet propulsion engine
2. The black box flight data recorder
3. Autopilot - a tool that can manage the aircraft under certain conditions

Eggs and Bacon Bay, Milkshake Hills, Granny’s Gut and Satan’s Lair are in which Australian state?

1. Tasmania
2. South Australia
3. Western Australia

Coober Pedy is located between which two Australian cities?

1. Adelaide and Broken Hill
2. Alice Springs and Mount Isa
3. Adelaide and Alice Springs

At 120km, which Australian island is the world’s largest sand island.

1. Rottnest Island
2. Fraser Island
3. Lord Howe Island

Green grocers, blue moons and yellow mondays are all?

1. TV characters
2. National retail chains
3. Australian cicadas

How old was Ned Kelly when he was shot down at Glenrowan, Victoria in 1880

1. 35
2. 25
3. 45

In 1906, the world's first Surf Life Saving club was founded at which Australian beach?

1. Bondi Beach
2. Brighton Beach
3. Surfers Paradise

How big is Anna Creek Station, South Australia, the largest cattle ranch in the world?

1. 34,000 square kilometres
2. 14,000 square kilometres
3. 24,000 square kilometres

If you visit a new Australian beach every day, how many years would it take you to visit them all?

1. 3 years
2. 16 years
3. 29 years

More than 80 years after he first went on display, Phar Lap remains our most popular exhibit at which Australian Museum?

1. Australian National Museum
2. Melbourne Museum
3. MONA Tasmania

Created in 1924 by Fitzroy-based MacRobertson Chocolates, what is Australia's oldest chocolate bar?

1. Mars bar
2. Kit Kat
3. Cherry Ripe

What Australian icon was created in Renmark, South Australia?

1. Budgy smugglers
2. Cask wine
3. Surf-ski's

In which state would you find the Brisbane Ranges National Park?

1. Western Australia
2. Victoria
3. New South Wales

All 20 questions completed!

The ultimate Australian trivia quiz

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