Because of extremely dry conditions in Wangaratta, Australia, residents are fitting tumbleweeds. Tumbleweeds have been around for years, but this year they are piling-up against homes in the town.
The tumbleweeds are known as 'Hairy Panic'...
So you say you would like to visit Australia some day, ‘down under’ as they say. Maybe you should know something about the country/Continent before you go. Here are some interesting facts about Australia that might/might not get you in good with the locals.
Check out Roger the ‘buff’ kangaroo; he looks more muscular than ever. Just in case you didn’t already know, he’s an extremely strong looking kangaroo. He has impressive traps, biceps and pecs but they say he is extremely shy.
Keith Urban premiered a hologram show in Sydney, Australia. Fans had to take a double take to make sure it was Keith himself. Fans even got the opportunity to sing along side Keith’s hologram. Here it is:
Scientists in Australia have made what they refer to as a ‘super banana’. It is a genetically engineered banana that is super-enriched with alpha and beta carotene and they hope to improve the lives of millions of people.
There’s a very strange classified ad on the website, Gumtree, where an Australian woman is looking for a man to watch her sleep. Susan from Collingwood is seeking a man to dress-up in an owl costume, sit in her bedroom and watch her sleep. She’s willing to pay someone $40 an hour to watch her nod off but if they don’t want to wear the owl costume the hourly rate is lower.