There are no flies on your typical little "Aussie
Battler" when it comes to a colourful expression or a well aimed
This A to Z of Great Aussie Slang contains a wealth of
our funniest and most irreverent words and sayings.
Australia's rich and colourful 'Slanguage' ... sometimes
known as 'Strine' testifies to our verbal inventiveness and our happy
go-lucky approach to life.
It also reflects much of our national history.
Our penchant for rhyming slang can probably be traced
back to our convict origins.