По итогам 2015 года Австралия вошла в пятерку самых счастливых и обеспеченных стран мира. Нелегкие, и нередко и суровые природные условия, высокая трудовая этика, богатые природные ресурсы. культура и творчество как часть повседневной жизни. В этом Австралия сходна и с Норвегией, которая в 2015 возглавила список лучших стран для жизни простых людей. Это видео сделано в обычном для австралийского туризма стиле «Земля и люди«. Красота дикой природы и удивительная архитектура в гармонии с напряженным трудом и энергичными веселыми людьми труда.

Outkast’s ‘Hey Ya’ reworked into the unofficial national anthem of ‘Straya’ (a.k.a Australia).



My country don’t share no borders
‘Cos of all the waters that surround our land
Thank god for our resources
‘Cos they are the sources of our wealthy land
Don’t try to find the capital
Or fight the animals
You’re on your own
Just drive from town to paradise
And you’ll see why we call Australia home


You think you’ve got it
Oh you think you’ve got it
But have you got a rock where there is nothing at all
We get together
Oh we get together
The weather’s always better when there’s cricket involved
And we believe that mateship is forever
We’re all mates, we’re all mates, we’re all mates
We’re all mates, we’re all mates
And we’re multicultural
So why ya why ya
Why ya why ya why ya
Not living in Australia when you know we are so happy here


Alright now fellas
Now what’s cooler than a big cold beer?
Ice cold!

Shake it [x9]
Shake it like a polaroid picture
Shake it [x9]
Shake it like a polaroid picture



*Please note: This video is a remix/mashup/parody & I do not own the copyright for the music or footage. This video does not and will not have any YouTube monetisation enabled. Instrumental track is from Outkast — Hey Ya (obviously). Lyrics, vocals and video edit by Terry Mann. Original idea by Calvin Teoh. Footage sourced from the videos below. If one of these is yours and you want a more detailed credit, please contact me.

Australia — Land Down Under — 4K by devinsupertramp — most of the beautiful sweeping shots of Australia are taken from this great video. Check out the weekly videos on his channel.
Australia Day 2012- Barbie Girl (Justice Crew v Sam Kekovich v Melissa Tkautz)
Australia Day — with Ken Oathcarn [RAP NEWS 11] by thejuicemedia
STRAYA DAY ANTHEM by DoyleCollaboration
Australia, Yeah **** — Australia’s new National Anthem by thejuicemedia
IMAX Australia Land Beyond Time 2002
Australian Open of Surfing
BBC Australia with Simon Reeve 3 o 3
Australia The Time Travellers Guide 1of4 The Early Days
Video of Outback Australia viewed through map of Australia
Midnight Oil — Beds Are Burning
AC-DC — Back In Black (Live — Capital Center, 1981)
Kylie Minogue — Love At First Sight
The Wiggles- Dorothy the Dinosaur
The Yolngu zorba — Australian Aboriginal dancers
Parliament House of Australia, Canberra, ACT Australia
New York City Yellow Cab by night — GoPro on the roof!
Around Paris — Time Lapses
Crocodile hunter gets hand bitten by…well a crocodile.
Classic Cats- Gary Abletts Mark of the Century — extended coverage and context
The Sydney Olympics Part 7 Olympic History
Netball World Championship FINAL AUS V NZ 2011 OVERTIME
Backyard Cricket Highlights 2011
Shane Warne Documentary pt1
Victoria Bitter TV ads 1968-1996
Bob Hawke sinks a beer at the SCG
The Handshake
Well May We Say
Kerry Packer’s Political Philosophy
Sky News — Interview with Rupert Murdoch
World’s Richest Woman Calls For Australian Workers To Be Paid $2 A Day
CAT 785C Dump Truck at Woodie Woodie mine site, Western Australia
Celebration- Massive Flash Mob Sydney Opera House
Eastern brown snake photograph by Akash Samuel