10 Crazy Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Australia



Pints

Australia’s former Prime Minister by the name of Bob Hawke holds the world record for drinking 2.5 pints of beer in under eleven seconds. Hawke also made a remark that his skill was crucial to why he was so successful as Prime Minister.

Police Convicts

When Australia was building its first police force, they decided the best way to do it is to hire the best behaved convicts. This unusual practice continues to this day.