The fangs of the funnelweb spider are so strong they can bite through fingernails.
In 1954, Bob Hawke made it into the Guinness Book of Records for drinking 2.5 pints of beer in 11 seconds. He went on to become the Prime Minister of Australia. (lad)
Melbourne is the city with the world's second largest Greek population (after Athens).
Kangaroos live underground.
Australia is the only continent without a volcano.
The original name for Melbourne used to be Batmania.
The word 'pommie' comes from Prisoners of mother England.
(One of these is a lie. But which one, eh??)