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Posted 27 Jan 2012 @ 6:42am
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Walking down Swanston St, lined up along the pavement are a plethora of garish souvenir stores, each one offering goods of green and gold. Beach towels emblazoned with the Southern Cross, tote bags decorated with the Sydney Harbour Bridge (despite the landmark being more than 700 kilometres away) and little creatures made by some poor soul gluing ‘googly’ eyes onto seashells and gumnuts. ...

Posted 13 Jan 2012 @ 5:34pm
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Mulga wood ashtrays, shell houses, souvenir spoons, tea towels or a southern cross tattoo. Basically all of us could admit to having at least one of those little fabulous, or not so fabulous, souvenirs of our travels throughout our great southern land.

 

Well, Lord Coconut is taking our tackiness and has decided to celebrate Australia Day in style with his own take on Kitsch...

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