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Australian Literature Trivia Quizzes

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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.
17 Australian Literature quizzes and 175 Australian Literature trivia questions.
1.
  Wistful Thinking great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
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, MikeMaster99, Sep 25 13
Average
MikeMaster99 gold member
1723 plays
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  Black and White and Read All Over popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
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, Aussiedrongo, May 22 14
Average
Aussiedrongo
2562 plays
3.
  Australian Bush Poetry best quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
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, ozzz2002, Feb 10 22
Average
ozzz2002 gold member
Feb 10 22
714 plays
4.
  Great Australian Literature popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, MotherGoose, Jun 28 17
Average
MotherGoose editor
Jun 28 17
714 plays
5.
  Which Way Did He Go? best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
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, MikeMaster99, Feb 14 17
Average
MikeMaster99 gold member
Feb 14 17
182 plays
6.
  Finish the Title: Aussie Novels popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
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.
Easier, 10 Qns, timence, Mar 04 15
Easier
timence gold member
369 plays
7.
  Name that Australian Book Title top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, smartie44, May 10 08
Average
smartie44
514 plays
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  Australian Poets great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, tezza1551, Aug 19 17
Average
tezza1551
Aug 19 17
299 plays
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  Australian Literature great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, marshypoo, Jul 19 14
Average
marshypoo
522 plays
10.
  Write Around Australia great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Australia really has it all - Sun, Beaches, Snow, Desert, Rainforest - and some very gifted literary minds.
Tough, 10 Qns, Parra_Chick, Aug 21 10
Tough
Parra_Chick
356 plays
trivia question Quick Question
Where is the story teller sitting during all this?

From Quiz "Clancy of the Overflow"




11.
  Well Known Australian Poets top quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
There's more to Australian Poetry than "The Man From Snowy River"!
Tough, 10 Qns, natsim, Jun 21 12
Tough
natsim
414 plays
12.
  Australian Indigenous Writers popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, tezza1551, Sep 03 09
Average
tezza1551
196 plays
13.
  Henry Lawson - Australian Poet and Writer - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, tezza1551, Apr 18 08
Average
tezza1551
252 plays
14.
  Down and Under (Literature that is!) popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
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, slfcpd, Jul 14 14
Average
slfcpd gold member
243 plays
15.
  Help! I've Lost My Story! Australia Special - 10 questions - 6 mins
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, dreaming_queen, Jun 16 19
Tough
dreaming_queen
Jun 16 19
292 plays
16.
  Introduction to Australian Literature - 10 questions - 4 mins
Fairly basic questions about well-known Australian writers and Australian literature.
Tough, 10 Qns, gormless1, Jan 28 06
Tough
gormless1
690 plays
17.
  Australian Children's Literature - 10 questions - 6 mins
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, Scottie2306, Dec 08 05
Very Difficult
Scottie2306 gold member
358 plays
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