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19 Things Every Aussie Kid Will Remember About Wonderland

Going to a theme park for a school excursion? Sure, why not.

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14. Convincing the operator on the Tasmanian Devil to go backwards.

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And immediately regretting it because of how dizzy you felt afterwards.

16. Trying to survive the absolute carnage of the Dodgem Cars.

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There was always that one overly-competitive kid who had it out for you as soon as the green light went on.

17. Using whatever Wonder Dollars you had left over to score some epic souvenirs.

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And then bragging about them when you went to school of course.

18. Making sure you leaned back while riding Ned Kelly's Getaway.

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You were too scared to lean forward anyway especially after the park operator warned you about potentially flipping over.

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