Lamington Cake for Australia Day 26th Jan. Tip: Use a special tin for this shape, if you can get one, and make Tasmania from a patty cake. Otherwise, trace a simplified map onto card, and cut around the template into a slab cake.
Koala/Lamington Cup Cakes Buttercream frosting coloured with black food colouring until it makes a silvery grey colour. Dip in coconut. Ears made from pink marshmallows, cut in half, iced and coated in coconut. Eyes are mini choc chips or mini chocolate M&M's, nose is a black jelly bean.