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50 quizzes and 540 trivia questions.
1.
  Beach Party with Australians! best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
You're all invited to our beach party on the beautiful coast of Australia, featuring ten famous Aussie guests. Have fun!
Easier, 10 Qns, Creedy, Nov 30 15
Easier
Creedy gold member
5064 plays
2.
  Famous Queenslanders editor best quiz best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
What defines a Queenslander? Their rivalry with other states, particularly New South Wales? Their insistence on rhyming the State colour 'Maroon' with the word bone? Read on...
Average, 10 Qns, FussBudget, Oct 15 11
Average
FussBudget
3860 plays
3.
  Make This a Better Place - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here are ten Australians who have created, or had a role in the creation, of some ground-breaking health and safety inventions to make this world a better place.
Easier, 10 Qns, leith90, May 01 21
Easier
leith90 gold member
May 01 21
404 plays
4.
  Born in Queensland, Australia great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Queensland is known as The Sunshine State, and is the second largest state in Australia. It has produced its fair share of famous Australians- here are just a few of them
Easier, 10 Qns, ozzz2002, Feb 15 21
Easier
ozzz2002 gold member
Feb 15 21
300 plays
5.
  Born in New South Wales top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
New South Wales is the most populous state in Australia. Here are ten people, famous in a variety of fields, that were born there. Good luck!
Easier, 10 Qns, ozzz2002, Feb 14 15
Easier
ozzz2002 gold member
527 plays
6.
  Australia's Got Talent great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
No, not a quiz about a TV talent show, but about some famous and celebrated Australians.
Easier, 10 Qns, darksplash, Mar 25 21
Easier
darksplash gold member
Mar 25 21
1310 plays
7.
  Born in Western Australia great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The state of Western Australia is huge. If it was a country, it would be the tenth largest in the world. Here are some famous people that were born there. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, ozzz2002, Nov 28 20
Average
ozzz2002 gold member
Nov 28 20
302 plays
8.
  Australian Scientists great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Australian scientists? Of course we have our fair share of eggheads and boffins. We're not all about drinking beer and throwing prawns on the barbie.
Easier, 10 Qns, Tizzabelle, Dec 23 10
Easier
Tizzabelle gold member
957 plays
9.
  Outstanding in their Field - 10 questions - 3 mins
No, this isn't a quiz on farmers standing among their crops but on Australians that have excelled in various fields. Just match the famous Aussie with the area in which they achieved fame or notoriety.
Very Easy, 10 Qns, turtle52, Nov 03 20
Very Easy
turtle52 gold member
Nov 03 20
385 plays
10.
  Inspirational Australian Women great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Whether making a difference to their sport, native peoples, or just people in general, each of these women has inspired a new generation of women to learn that they can do anything they set their mind to.
Average, 10 Qns, lones78, Nov 20 22
Average
lones78 gold member
Nov 20 22
790 plays
trivia question Quick Question
What aeronautical device did Melbourne's Dr David Warren invent in 1958?

From Quiz "Australian Inventions Number Two"




11.
  Title Fight great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
These Australian authors all started writing post 1960. Their places and dates of birth may not help you a great deal but at least the title of one of their works gives you a fighting chance. Please match the author with their work.
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Jun 22 17
Average
pollucci19 gold member
Jun 22 17
343 plays
12.
  Born in Tasmania - 10 questions - 4 mins
Tasmania is Australia's island state, and is the smallest by both area and population. However, I still found enough famous Taswegians to fill my quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, ozzz2002, Jul 10 21
Average
ozzz2002 gold member
Jul 10 21
312 plays
13.
  Born in South Australia - 10 questions - 5 mins
South Australia is the only state to border all the other mainland states. What do you know about the people that were born there?
Average, 10 Qns, ozzz2002, Feb 15 21
Average
ozzz2002 gold member
Feb 15 21
285 plays
14.
  Famous Aborigines best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The Australian Aboriginals are a small but significant part of the population, and they have their fair share of high achievers. Here are some of them.
Average, 10 Qns, ozzz2002, May 03 16
Average
ozzz2002 gold member
May 03 16
1151 plays
15.
  Born in Victoria, Australia great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
These people are well known in their field, and all were born in the Garden State of Australia- Victoria.
Easier, 10 Qns, ozzz2002, Jul 10 15
Easier
ozzz2002 gold member
438 plays
16.
  And the Winner is... Sidney popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Sid is not an overly common name in sporting circles, but Australia has managed to produce a swag of champions bearing that moniker. Your task is to match the sport with the appropriate Sid.
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Apr 14 18
Average
pollucci19 gold member
Apr 14 18
144 plays
17.
  Famous Aussies on the World Stage - 10 questions - 4 mins
Australians have made a mark on the world stage in many areas. Members of The Australian Players have selected 10 internationally renowned Aussies in 10 separate fields of endeavour. How many do you recognize?
Average, 10 Qns, MikeMaster99, Feb 08 20
Average
MikeMaster99 gold member
Feb 08 20
305 plays
18.
  Admirable Antipodeans great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The people in my quiz were all born or had a strong association with my home state, South Australia. You may not have heard of them but they are worth knowing.
Average, 10 Qns, Calpurnia09, Sep 27 19
Average
Calpurnia09
Sep 27 19
622 plays
19.
  Australian Authors top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
I'll give you some clues about a well-known Australian author. See if you can identify him or her.
Average, 10 Qns, smartie44, Jun 24 22
Average
smartie44
Jun 24 22
502 plays
20.
  Help! I've Forgotten Who I Am! - 10 questions - 3 mins
There seems to be an unusual number of people wandering round Australia in a daze. They've forgotten who they are! Can you help them remember please? There are also a few technical questions on memory loss.
Easier, 10 Qns, tezza1551, Aug 31 09
Easier
tezza1551
1801 plays
21.
  Australian Inventions - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is a list of ten Australian inventions since European settlement in this country, some of which, no doubt, will be hotly debated. See how many you know - and have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, Creedy, Apr 15 11
Average
Creedy gold member
776 plays
22.
  Aussie Achievers - 10 questions - 4 mins
Although many of these Aussies are true blue achievers, some were simply in the right (or wrong) place to achieve their "distinction". I've provided lots of clues to help you achieve well in this quiz!
Easier, 10 Qns, dramatica, Oct 25 13
Easier
dramatica
480 plays
23.
  Strictly For Senior Citizens - 10 questions - 3 mins
I've been told that I don't qualify for Senior Citizen status yet, but many Senior Citizens will have grown up alongside these Australian icons. How many can you identify?
Average, 10 Qns, barrywlj, Aug 12 20
Average
barrywlj
Aug 12 20
689 plays
24.
  Australian Explorers - 10 questions - 5 mins
Here is a little quiz for those of you who know (and those of you who want to know) a little about the Aussie explorers.
Tough, 10 Qns, hews, Aug 15 05
Tough
hews
2485 plays
25.
  Australian or Not? - 20 questions - 5 mins
Which of the following personalities were born in Australia, and which were born elsewhere, in other words are they 'Australian or Not'? Click either Yes or No.
Average, 20 Qns, kittyconner, Sep 14 21
Average
kittyconner
Sep 14 21
4650 plays
26.
  Amazing Australians - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a quiz to introduce you to some pretty amazing Australians. This is my first quiz so I really hope you like it.
Average, 10 Qns, adawaz, Jan 10 14
Average
adawaz
1495 plays
27.
  Famous Australian Women popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 4 mins
In the arenas of sports, politics, social work, music, writing etc, etc, and so forth, Australian women have excelled! Can you name the following 15 famous Aussie 'sheila's'? All multiple choice.
Average, 15 Qns, Engadine, Oct 31 12
Average
Engadine
2084 plays
28.
  Aussies Making Headlines In The 1960s popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Australian music, television and crime in the 1960s. An assortment of headline making events.
Average, 10 Qns, smartie44, Sep 28 13
Average
smartie44
1604 plays
29.
  Salt of the Earth - 10 questions - 4 mins
There are a number of interpretations for "Salt of the Earth". I have chosen people as the salt of the earth and have chosen Australian icons.
Average, 10 Qns, ClaudiaCat, Dec 31 15
Average
ClaudiaCat gold member
381 plays
30.
This quiz is about explorers exploring in Australia or Australians who are exploring.
Average, 10 Qns, ClaudiaCat, Jan 14 17
Average
ClaudiaCat gold member
Jan 14 17
189 plays
31.
Part 3 of this quiz is about Australians born overseas but have proudly represented our nation as their own. This quiz covers many fields of endeavour and they most definitely deserve our national recognition as being Australians.
Average, 10 Qns, zambesi, Mar 29 20
Average
zambesi
Mar 29 20
141 plays
32.
  Famous Australian Aboriginals - 10 questions - 4 mins
Ten questions about ten famous indigenous Australians from various walks of life.
Average, 10 Qns, Kuu, Jan 29 09
Average
Kuu
1338 plays
33.
  Well Known Australian Visual Artists great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Australia has a rich history of the visual arts. See if you can identify some of our better-known artists.
Tough, 10 Qns, natsim, Jan 09 03
Tough
natsim
526 plays
34.
  Australian Inventions Number Two popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is the second of two quizzes on Australian inventions. See how many you know - and have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, Creedy, Feb 16 18
Average
Creedy gold member
Feb 16 18
553 plays
35.
  Underwhelming Australians popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
We all crave being that person who is perfect, number one or the best in the world. But, let's face it, we are all basically just incompetent or average. So we should all be able to relate to these Aussies who left their mark on the world.
Average, 10 Qns, stredman, Jun 11 17
Average
stredman gold member
Jun 11 17
253 plays
36.
  The Dig Tree - 25 questions - 7 mins
The legend of Burke and Wills has become part of Australian folklore. This quiz is based on information gathered from the book 'The Dig Tree', written by Sarah Murgatroyd.
Tough, 25 Qns, minardifan, May 22 17
Tough
minardifan
May 22 17
702 plays
37.
  Famous Novocastrians - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is about all the famous people to come from Newcastle, New South Wales.
Average, 10 Qns, nickotopolous, Mar 17 18
Average
nickotopolous
Mar 17 18
521 plays
38.
  Better Drowned Than Duffers - 10 questions - 5 mins
A duffer is an Australian cattle rustler. While Ned Kelly merely dabbled in duffing, he is Australia's best known bushranger.
Average, 10 Qns, kino76, Oct 02 16
Average
kino76 gold member
Oct 02 16
256 plays
39.
  Sheila Be Right, Mate! popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Australian women are not backwards about coming forward. Here's a quiz about some of our pioneering women in the political and legal fields. Dame Edna Everage not included!
Average, 10 Qns, lorance79, Feb 27 18
Average
lorance79
Feb 27 18
349 plays
40.
  Australian Firsts - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz focuses on some Australian "firsts" - the first person in Australia to do a particular thing.
Average, 10 Qns, tezza1551, Apr 26 08
Average
tezza1551
1230 plays
41.
  Aussie Inventions #1 - 15 questions - 5 mins
Necessity being the 'Mother of Invention' has led Australians to invent some wonderful (and some weird) things over the years. Here are more than just a few!
Tough, 15 Qns, Engadine, Apr 19 11
Tough
Engadine
1153 plays
42.
  Australians and their Achievements: Part 1 - 10 questions - 4 mins
Some of these Australian-born individuals could be classified as "famous" and known internationally. Whether that be the case or not, everyone of them deserve to be recognized for their achievements in their chosen field.
Average, 10 Qns, zambesi, May 14 20
Average
zambesi
May 14 20
216 plays
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Some of these Australian-born individuals could be classified as "famous" and known internationally. Whether that be the case or not, everyone of them deserve to be recognized for their achievements in their chosen field.
Average, 10 Qns, zambesi, Mar 27 20
Average
zambesi
Mar 27 20
179 plays
44.
  People of the 20th Century (Australia) popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz is about people who made the headlines in Australia during the Twentieth Century. I hope you find it interesting.
Average, 10 Qns, Mommakat, Dec 11 14
Average
Mommakat gold member
724 plays
45.
  Australian Women at War! - 10 questions - 6 mins
'Women and War' - not two words we usually associate with each other, but, historically the Australian women in this quiz did their bit for the war effort - can you work out who they were?
Difficult, 10 Qns, Engadine, Sep 09 14
Difficult
Engadine
596 plays
46.
  More Australian Authors - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is my second quiz on Australian authors. As with the previous quiz, I have read and can recommend all of these authors.
Average, 10 Qns, smartie44, Dec 11 07
Average
smartie44
247 plays
47.
  Aussie Inventions #2 - 15 questions - 5 mins
An inventive bunch, the Aussies! The following questions relate to some of the weird and wonderful time saving/life saving devices from Down Under!
Tough, 15 Qns, Engadine, Apr 19 11
Tough
Engadine
588 plays
48.
  Australian Greats! - 10 questions - 4 mins
One of Australia's legendary heroes, 'Weary' Dunlop, saved the lives of thousands of prisoners of war in Java and Thailand during WWII. How much do you know about this "lighthouse of sanity in a universe of madness and suffering"?
Difficult, 10 Qns, Engadine, Feb 12 11
Difficult
Engadine
1061 plays
49.
  Explorers of Australia - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a tour of known (or are they?) explorers of Australia - enjoy the trip with me...
Tough, 10 Qns, ClaudiaCat, Jan 09 14
Tough
ClaudiaCat gold member
267 plays
50.
  Quotable Quotes About Aussies! - 10 questions - 6 mins
The following quiz relates to quotable quotes from or about Australians. Just for a bit of fun and a slight brain drain... all multiple-choice! (Thanks to the Australian Almanac!)
Difficult, 10 Qns, Engadine, Dec 27 11
Difficult
Engadine
1594 plays
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