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Even though it seems like only yesterday the Tasmanian-born marketing manager Mary Donaldson fell in love with her very own Prince Charming, ten years have passed since Crown Prince Frederik and Princess Mary tied the knot in Copenhagen. Now, a decade after their fairytale wedding, they are celebrating their 10th anniversary of bliss. The pair famously met at Sydney’s...

Australian sportsperson are renowned for their grit, passion and high earnings. Here is a list of the eight richest sportspersons from Australia featuring the ranks of Andrew Bogut, Henry Kewell, Mark Webber, Ricky Ponting etc. 1. Andrew Bogut NBA player Andrew Bogut is currently the highest paid Australian athlete in the world. The 7 feet tall giant basketball...

Australia has produced some of the finest sports persons in the international arena. The nation has always been obsessed with sports like cricket, rugby, tennis, swimming, sailing, and Motorsports among others. Australia has also been among the top medal scorers in coveted championships like The Olympic Games and the Commonwealth Games. Presented below is a list...

Steve Irwin died on September 4th 2006, shortly after a stingray barb had pierced his heart during the filming of his daughter Bindi’s television show. Irwin will be remembered as someone who died doing what he loved: studying, filming, bringing wildlife scenes to audiences around the world, and teaching them about the animals and their conservation. Irwin...

Mia Wasikowska was born in Canberra, Australia. She is 24 years old and has been a successful actress since 2004. 1. Local before global Mia Wasikowska had a successful career in film and television in Australia before ever becoming known to audiences in the United States and in other areas of the world. She starred in the program “All Saints” between...

Chris Hemsworth is best known for starring as “Thor” in a series of movies from Marvel Studios. There are also a wide variety of different facts that many people might not know about his career. 1. Thank you Joss Whedon Chris Hemsworth has writer/director Joss Whedon to thank for landing his breakout role in “Thor.” Hemsworth was filming...

Toni Collette was always destined for the stage as she started her career as a child, playing the lead role in a musical celebrating Australia’s bicentenary. Since then she has tackled a wide range of roles. Here are some lesser-known facts about this popular Australian entertainer. 1. She has her own band Toni Collette is not just an actress, but is also...

Rebecca Gibney survived a tragic childhood, and became an extremely popular Australian actress. Here are ten astonishing facts about the beautiful star. 1. Her father was an alcoholic Rebecca Gibney’s father suffered from alcoholism, and beat up her mother for 15 years. Gibney admires her mother for protecting her and her five siblings from her father’s violent...