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Each of the quizzes in this category covers a range of Australian authors - if you are interested in quizzes about a specific Australian writer, look for quizzes categorised under their surname.   

There are 17 quizzes and 175 trivia questions in this category.
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1.
trivia quiz  Australian Bush Poetry cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, ozzz2002, Jan 21 04

A quiz on the poetry of the Australian bushmen. Most of the questions relate to the funny side of life in the Outback.
Average
ozzz2002 editor
Jan 21 04
690 plays
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trivia quiz  Which Way Did He Go? cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, MikeMaster99, Feb 14 17

Which way did this Aussie go? This quiz looks at a variety of Australian literature where someone has gone exploring and/or missing. It's an eclectic mix of fiction and biography. The correct answer may be challenging to find!
Average
MikeMaster99 gold member
Feb 14 17
153 plays
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trivia quiz  Name that Australian Book Title cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, smartie44, May 10 08

I will give you the Australian author and some clues about a book and you have to name the title. I would recommend every book in this quiz.
Average
smartie44
May 10 08
492 plays
4.
trivia quiz  Well Known Australian Poets cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, natsim, Nov 25 02

There's more to Australian Poetry than "The Man From Snowy River"!
Tough
natsim
Nov 25 02
396 plays
5.
trivia quiz  Australian Poets cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, tezza1551, May 10 08

I have a passion for Australian poetry and poets. Hopefully, this quiz will inspire you to take a closer look at them. Where possible, I have tried to include the text of the poem referred to in the interesting information.
Average
tezza1551
May 10 08
285 plays
6.
trivia quiz  Finish the Title: Aussie Novels cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, timence, Mar 04 15

Although it has an Australian theme, this quiz is designed for lovers of literature all over the world. Just choose the correct word to finish the title of these famous novels from Australian authors.
Easy
timence gold member
Mar 04 15
330 plays
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trivia quiz  Australian Literature cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, marshypoo, Dec 25 07

Hi, I love books and having ran a successful secondhand bookshop, I decided to have a go at creating a literature quiz. I hope you enjoy it.
Average
marshypoo
Dec 25 07
504 plays
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trivia quiz  Wistful Thinking cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, MikeMaster99, Sep 25 13

Sitting in my office, I start dreaming of past times when Australians still traveled by horse, bushrangers roamed and the lure of the unknown led intrepid explorers on great journeys. I can't travel back there but I can still read about it...
Average
MikeMaster99 gold member
Sep 25 13
1512 plays
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trivia quiz  Write Around Australia 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Parra_Chick, Aug 21 10

Australia really has it all - Sun, Beaches, Snow, Desert, Rainforest - and some very gifted literary minds.
Tough
Parra_Chick
Aug 21 10
339 plays
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trivia quiz  Great Australian Literature 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, MotherGoose, Jul 22 04

I was astounded when I discovered that the Australian Literature section only had two quizzes so here is a quiz to help overcome this deficiency.
Average
MotherGoose editor
Jul 22 04
681 plays
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trivia quiz  Australian Indigenous Writers 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, tezza1551, Sep 03 09

Australia's Indigenous writers have contributed to the rich collection of Australian literature. I have included a couple of non Indigenous writers who have written well informed social commentaries of aspects of Aboriginal histories.
Average
tezza1551
Sep 03 09
171 plays
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trivia quiz  Down and Under (Literature that is!) 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, slfcpd, Jul 14 14

Sorting out my bookshelves recently I was surprised at how many Australian books I had; I've chosen ten of them. I won't tell you who wrote them, and the only thing they have in common is a link to Australia.
Average
slfcpd gold member
Jul 14 14
225 plays
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trivia quiz  Black and White and Read All Over 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Aussiedrongo, Sep 15 13

A not too in-depth study of the relationships between Aboriginal and white Australians in ten classic works of Australian literature, (and a few more besides). Quiz does contain some spoilers.
Average
Aussiedrongo
Sep 15 13
2262 plays
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trivia quiz  Help! I've Lost My Story! Australia Special 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, dreaming_queen, Mar 14 07

This is a quiz dealing with a range of teen fiction books written by Australian authors, from historical to fantasy and back. I'll give you a description of a main character and you have to help them find their own stories again!
Tough
dreaming_queen
Mar 14 07
273 plays
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trivia quiz  Henry Lawson - Australian Poet and Writer 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, tezza1551, Apr 17 08

Henry Lawson is one of my favourite Australian poets and writers. This quiz introduces some of the characters he created and a little about his life.
Average
tezza1551
Apr 17 08
237 plays
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trivia quiz  Introduction to Australian Literature 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, gormless1, Feb 08 01

Fairly basic questions about well-known Australian writers and Australian literature.
Tough
gormless1
Feb 08 01
669 plays
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trivia quiz  Australian Children's Literature 10 questions
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, Scottie2306, Feb 02 05

Australia has a very rich literary tradition for children. All the answers to this quiz can be found in books published up to 2000. I hope you will be stimulated to discover some new titles!
Very Difficult
Scottie2306 gold member
Feb 02 05
345 plays
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