AUSTRALIA DAY 🇦🇺: THE WHYS
If you want the fun version, head over to @jpbateson for a couple of super fun (and factual) Aussie Day lists
- •26 January 1788: the First Fleet of British ships arrived in NSW.
- •They shoved their flag in the ground and marked their new territory.
- •In the early 1900's they wanted a day to celebrate the birth of modern Australia .. All the states and territories eventually jumped onboard in 1935
- •Australia Day as we know it, a day of celebrating our beginnings, our diversity and the day this beautiful big land was born.
- •Ok, time to go slams some Tim Tams, have avocado and Vegemite toast and crack my first beer for the day :)
- •To fact check, head here...