One of our oldest Australian icons, the Akubra hat has been around since 1874. Akubra is Aboriginal for 'head covering,' and is made from rabbit fur felt. It can take up to 14 bunnies to make one hat! This is an Aussie icon still under Australian ownership.
Aeroplane Jelly has a special place in the hearts of all Australians. It could be the nostalgia you feel every time you hear that jingle or it could be because Australia’s favourite jelly has been around since 1927. That’s when tram drier Bert Appleroth first made jelly crystals at home in his bathtub (I know!) and began distributing them along his Sydney tram route