G'day! In our World Series, we profile 15 products from a country that we think capture that nation’s culture and lifestyle. Today we're rapt to bring ya some of our favorite goodies from down under. It can be hard yakka finding true blue Aussie products in China, but we reckon this is a good start!
Australia's most beloved choccy biccy. Be sure to try the Tim Tam Slam - bite off opposite corners of your Tim Tam, and proceed to suck a hot drink (tea, coffee, hot chocolate) through the biscuit, like a straw.
Whether you praise Yellow Tail for putting Australian wine in millions of homes around the world, or curse it for undermining all other Australian wines, there's no denying Yellow Tail has earned its keep as a hugely popular affordable wine.
Says Beauty Junkie Izzy:
"This is my holy grail. I love this. It’s a bit more expensive then other balms but this lasts so long! Currently wearing it now and it's so nice. I wear it overnight and it makes my lips feel so soft in the morning. Totally recommend!"
In 1999, Melbourne-based designer Lisa Gorman launched her fun and quirky label with no intention of taking it any further than one collection. Fast-forward 19 years and you have the beloved brand Gorman is now.
Okay so not strictly Australian, but Aussies love their avos any time of the day. Great with eggs for breakfast, on a sandwich, or smashed on toast with lettuce and tomato. Fantastic.
Not to be confused with ugg boots, the UGG brand was founded by Aussie Brian Smith on the shores of Southern California in 1978. The brand has expanded beyond sheepskin boots to provide comfy footwear for all seasons.