Christmas Season Celebrations in Australia


Subject:
Christmas , Regional Customs

Description:
Learn how Christmas is celebrated in Australia, where Christmas comes at the beginning of summer. Topics include where Australians spend Christmas (often out of doors, such as at a beach or camping), how "many people no longer serve a traditional hot roast dinner" (serving cold turkey and Christmas plum pudding with cold custard instead), and Australian Christmas carols. Also includes brief information about Indigenous Australians' summer celebrations. From the Australian Government.

Publisher:
Australian Government

Language:
English

Source:
http://culture.gov.au/articles/christmas/


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