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What Is The Strangest Thing About Australia?

Drinking wine out of silver sacks pegged to a clothes line?

Australia as a country really is...something.

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Here's a typical photo of everyday Aussies doing their civic duty at a polling place on election day.

When travellers come to visit, they often note all the oddities about our country and its residents. For example, you might think it's weird that we often go barefoot in public places.

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Maybe you're confused about the fact that some of us enjoy drinking alcohol out of shoes.

(FYI, it's called a shoey.)

Or perhaps you're just confused AF as to why we call McDonald's "Macca's".

So tell us, what do you think is the weirdest thing about Australia? Let us know in the comments for the chance to be featured in an upcoming BuzzFeed Community article!

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