Melinda Schneider [music videos]

Melinda Schneider is a country music singer. She was born in Sydney, New South Wales, on 7 October 1971, and has performed on the stage since she was a child. In 1995 she won a Mo award, in 2000 she won a Golden Guitar award from the Country Music Association of Australia, and in 2001 […]

Marian Henderson [folk music, videos]

[Editor: Marian Henderson was a Australian folk singer who was popular in the 1960s and 1970s.] Marian Henderson – Morton Bay Marian Henderson – The Streets of Forbes Marian Henderson – Van Diemen’s Land Tina Lawton and Marian Henderson – The Springtime it Brings on the Shearing

Kookaburra (“Kookaburra sits in the old gum tree”) [music videos, sung by various artists]

“Kookaburra” was written by Marion Sinclair (ca. 1895–1988) in 1932, and was first publicly performed at a World Jamboree of Girl Guides in Frankston (Victoria) in 1934. Appu – Kookaburra Edewcate – Kookaburra MySingAlongSong – Kookaburra Kellie McQueen – Kookaburra References and further information: Kookaburra, Wikipedia (accessed 30 October 2012) Kookaburra, ANZAGL [All New Zealand […]

Down Under (“I come from a land down under”) [music video, sung by Men At Work]

The song “Down Under” was written by Colin Hay and Ron Strykert; it was performed by Men At Work and included on their album “Business as Usual” (1981). It was later released as a single (1982), which became a #1 hit. In 2009, some 28 years after “Down Under” was a hit, Larrikin Records sued […]

I Still Call Australia Home [music videos, sung by Peter Allen and various artists]

Peter Allen – I Still Call Australia Home (written by Peter Allen) Olivia Newton-John – I Still Call Australia Home Mirusia Louwerse and Sam Moran – I Still Call Australia Home Tour of Duty – I Still Call Australia Home [from the concert for the Australian troops serving in East Timor; with James Blundell, Kylie […]