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Iconic Australian Characters We Know and Love

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1. Gobbledok- Smiths Chips

This strange alien like creature had an obsession with Smith’s chips
Smiths / Via en.wikipedia.org

This strange alien like creature had an obsession with Smith’s chips

2. Rusty and Sandy- Home Timber and Hardware

Bunnings ain't got nothing on these two.
Home timber and hardware / Via clarityindesign.com.au

Bunnings ain't got nothing on these two.

3. Louie the Fly- Mortein

Somewhat of an Australian icon; Louie the Fly faced many deaths
Mortein

Somewhat of an Australian icon; Louie the Fly faced many deaths

4. The Milky Bar Kid

Nestle / Via aussiestockforums.com

5. Dougie the Pizza Delivery Boy- Pizza Hut

The poster boy for pizza
Via sbs.com.au

The poster boy for pizza

6. Sid the Seagull- Slip Slop Slap

Who else to teach us sun safety other then Sid the Seagull?
Slip Slop Slap / Via youtube.com

Who else to teach us sun safety other then Sid the Seagull?

7. Healthy Harold- Life Education

Who better to teach us about healthy life choices other then a giraffe named Harold? No one.
Life Education / Via lifeeducation.org.au

Who better to teach us about healthy life choices other then a giraffe named Harold? No one.

8. Paddle Pop Lion

The Paddle Pop Lion bears a striking resemblance to Chad Kroeger
Paddle Pop / Via bigfooty.com

The Paddle Pop Lion bears a striking resemblance to Chad Kroeger

9. Jan- The Yellow Pages

Perhaps the famous line, "Not happy, Jan!" is more iconic then the character itself.
Via en.wikipedia.org!#/media/File:Nothappyjan_wideweb_430x294.jpg

Perhaps the famous line, "Not happy, Jan!" is more iconic then the character itself.

10. Rhonda and Ketut- AAMI

Perhaps the greatest love story in Australia's history, Rhonda and Ketut become iconic in their own right. "KISS ME KETUT"
AAMI / Via news.com.au

Perhaps the greatest love story in Australia's history, Rhonda and Ketut become iconic in their own right.

"KISS ME KETUT"

What other iconic characters do you love?

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