In which Australian state is the coastal resort of Port Douglas?
12 Who was the first female speaker of the House of Representatives in Canberra? 13 In which year was the Chernobyl nuclear power plant accident? 14 What kind of fictitious “spoon” is awarded to the individual or team coming last in a sporting competition? 15 Which country did US author Mark Twain call the “mother of history, grandmother of legend and great-grandmother of tradition”? 16 Which Rodgers and Hammerstein musical includes the song June is Bustin’ Out All Over? 18 What is the name of the flora and fauna
the voyage around the continent of Africa to India? 28 In which city is the headquarters of the United Nations? 29 Bill English is which country’s deputy prime minister? 30 Who rode Phar Lap to victory in the 1930 Melbourne Cup? 31 In which Swiss ski resort was the World Economic Forum held last month? 32 How many legs has a scorpion? 33 In honour of whom was the dessert peach Melba named? 34 What is the most populated city in Russia?
Kennedy’s middle name? 45 What breed of dog was the canine star Beethoven? 46 What name is given to a person who makes or repairs wooden barrels? 47 Which South Australian city was once called Edwards Crossing? 48 Which sport was featured in the 1992 film White
Men Can’t Jump? 49 In which American city is the Golden Gate Bridge? 50 Who wrote the book Wuthering Heights (1847)? Answers page 35