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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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Australian Bush Poetry

A quiz on the poetry of the Australian bushmen. Most of the questions relate to the funny side of life in the Outback.
Average (15 qns)
666 plays
Which Way Did He Go?

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 (10 qns)
Feb 14 17
135 plays
Name that Australian Book Title

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 (10 qns)
462 plays
Well Known Australian Poets

There's more to Australian Poetry than "The Man From Snowy River"!
Tough (10 qns)
393 plays
Australian Poets

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 (10 qns)
282 plays
Finish the Title: Aussie Novels

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 (10 qns)
303 plays
Wistful Thinking

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 (10 qns)
1065 plays
Australian Literature

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 (10 qns)
501 plays
Write Around Australia

Australia really has it all - Sun, Beaches, Snow, Desert, Rainforest - and some very gifted literary minds.
Tough (10 qns)
339 plays
Down and Under (Literature that is!)

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 (10 qns)
216 plays
Great Australian Literature

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 (10 qns)
663 plays
Australian Indigenous Writers

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 (10 qns)
171 plays
Black and White and Read All Over

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 (10 qns)
2046 plays
Help! I've Lost My Story! Australia Special

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 (10 qns)
273 plays
Henry Lawson - Australian Poet and Writer

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 (10 qns)
237 plays
Introduction to Australian Literature

Fairly basic questions about well-known Australian writers and Australian literature.
Tough (10 qns)
663 plays
Australian Children's Literature

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 (10 qns)
330 plays
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