is still struggling with an almighty cultural...
and national crisis of identity.
being home to huge populations of Italians and Greeks - known collectively, and
worryingly, as "Wogs" - Aborigines, Chinese, Vietnamese, Thais, Lebanese,
Turks, Dutch, Irish and just about every other nationality you can think of, it
just can't shake off its Britishness.
Queen still grimaces from its bank notes and the Union Flag has not been budged
from the national emblem, despite a recent referendum.
makes everything horribly familiar for the Western visitor. What do Aussies do
go to the pub. What's their favourite meal? Sunday roast. Biggest sport? Football,
albeit a pretty strange version.