Thirteen Test Matches were played during the period, all between Australian and
... The Sporting Times lamented the death of cricket in the mother country and ...
In 1914 the Mother Country, Great Britain, requested assistance from Australia by
sending troops to faraway locations such as Egypt and Europe. It is a widely ...
Andrew Fisher, Australian Opposition Leader, 31 July 1914 ... of the British
Empire, Australia was still strongly tied to the mother country for trade and
Feb 15, 2014 ... The defining Australian character of egalitarianism, often seen as a rejection of
the British class system, may owe more to the mother country ...
Which New South Wales city is known as Australia's country music capital? The
New South Wales ... What is the mother country of Mexico? Spain qualifies as ...
The inhabitants of North America, Australia, etc., are for the most part
descendants of English parents, and therefore England may be termed the
Jul 10, 2013 ... I listen to the eminent Australian scientist Dr Karl on the BBC and he constantly
refers to England as the "mother" country and how the English ...
They had a natural, strong sense of patriotism and loyalty to their 'mother country.'
With ninety percent of Australians having a British background and with many ...
Jul 31, 2014 ... 'To the last man'—Australia's entry to war in 1914. ... Australians will stand beside
the mother country to help and defend her to our last man ...
Nov 18, 2003 ... To many of them, it made sense to refer to Britain as the "mother country".
However, there were other traditions in Australia. The Irish comprised ...