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Old 12-30-2006, 01:49 AM
Ice Wolf Ice Wolf is offline
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Originally Posted by jabiru
Australia's motto used to be 'Advance Australia'. I think we're better off without one, if that's the best they can do.
It seems to be that was just the motto on the 1908 coat of arms, since replaced. Australia itself has never had an official motto. "Advance Australia" may have been a colonial hand-me-down.