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I Hate Living In Australia

For those who wish they had been born somewhere else, or at least had the means to escape... 418 People

    I've been questioned

    for posting and commenting in this group a lot. You will find a good debate in this group, you will find racism and you will find sexism! Ep is kind of a free community, it's possibly some what censored by christen/Americans...I don't know! I've had enough viruses from arguing...
    lagertha34 lagertha34 31-35, F 5 hrs ago

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    We (my wife, son and myself) have

    now been here just over two years. We have gone through what others have gone through who post on this site but we now treat living in Australia as almost a game. This was brought about recently by having no wi fi for three weeks. I posted on a consumer site how bad Telstra was...
    4019775s 4019775s 36-40 10 Responses Feb 27, 2014

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    One thing that also bothers me about this

    country is that people here are not prepared to fight for their rights and independence. We have never experienced Italian wars for independence in the 19th century , a Mau Mau rebellion in 1950s Kenya or a El Cordobazo in Argentina in 1969. You Australians should be treated...
    nonaustralian nonaustralian 41-45, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Lonely.

    I moved here over 6 years ago and am having one hell of a time making friends, finding work, fitting in, not being bored out of my damn mind............. It wasn't my choice to move here so it's no surprise I'm not happy. I just wish I had friends, that I could confide in, that...
    DonutsJunction DonutsJunction 26-30, F 15 Responses Jul 3, 2013

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    This post is directed to anybody considering

    moving to Australia. Don't be fooled by the promotion of this country being friendly, accepting, easy going, etc. Because the reality is very disappointing. You may have heard about Australia being a 'multicultural' society. This is complete nonsense. Australia is one of the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 15 Responses Feb 21, 2014

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    To appease the regular posters

    and try to keep up with the comings and goings of the disenchanted immigrants there has been a reshuffle of the rankings straight to the top with a bullet is. 1) Boganbait with one i , left from the inaugural rankings Boganbait has shot to the top of the charts with outlandish...
    oneeyedeel oneeyedeel 36-40, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    where is malaysianinoz these days ,

    he usually talks about how wonderful Chinese food is compared to Australian food ...wait a sec is this him ? http://mobile.news.com.au/world/asia/hundreds-of-animals-rescued-but-many-more-to-be-slaughtered-as-yulin-dog-meat-festival-gets-underway-in-china/story-fnh81fz8-12274097...
    oneeyedeel oneeyedeel 36-40, M 3 Responses Jun 22

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    There is a man I know well

    who is from Cyprus. I asked him how this country was when he came to Melbourne in 1951. He told me this country was ''100 years behind.'' Further I asked him how the people were here when he arrived in 1951. He said ''they were like animals.'' That they hated new Australians...
    nonaustralian nonaustralian 41-45, M 11 Responses Jun 21

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    Mariah Carey invited to her wedding,

    I'll drink all the alcohol I can until I'm unconscious
    lagerrtha34 lagerrtha34 31-35, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Australians (bogans and non bogans)!

    Munch on this truth. It does not matter much whether you are a bogan or not. If your culture is basically Anglo and you live by it, then you are the most boring and unsentimental culture in the entire World (bar none). It is a fact and you know it. I am not making this up...
    tonino60 tonino60 51-55, M 5 Responses Jun 21

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    The 'Australian' Hate

    (And Why I hate it) I was born in a really **** part of England. There were robberies, gangs rife, the streets were dangerous and a majority of the muslim people in our town despised us (even though we were BORN there) and so it goes on, and on, and on. Now, I live in sunny WA...
    Chamberlane Chamberlane 70+, M 24 Responses Jun 11, 2013

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    Aussie aussie aussie oink oink oink!

    You aussie pigs are british convicts and criminals of the lowest order. You have professed to becoming sycophants of foreign cultures to compensate for your lack of. The blandness of your society and pride for it makes me sick. Have a meat pie to cheer up you sore losers...
    tonino6O tonino6O 51-55, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    Try to imagine having a conversation with these

    two Aussies above.Imagine you find yourself with them, sitting at the same table.Let's call them "Johnno" and "Makka". Is it realistic to portray the conversation in this way?You:  Hi. My name's Alex. Nice to meet you both.          (you...
    boganbait boganbait 46-50, M 5 Responses Jun 22

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    I'm With You

    Yes.  This is a terrible country to live in or even travel to for that matter.  Let me say that I never write posts but I feel so strongly about this and was comforted by hearing the stories of other like-minded people.  Australia truly sucks.I'm a Canadian who's been living...
    nosheep2004 nosheep2004 36-40 117 Responses Jun 2, 2011

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    I thought I will share with you a brief

    pictorial about Australia: Signed,Tonino
    tonino6O tonino6O 51-55, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    Saturday, 12 April 2014Dear Friends,

    I am a new member and I would like to vent my frustration.It is healthy to do so.I know that nothing will change, but my purpose is not to bring about change.My need is to release my pent up anger on this forum.I have lived in Australia for 47 years (since 1967).I was born in...
    sickness18 sickness18 61-65, M 15 Responses Apr 11, 2014

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    look out !!! ACA has reported on aussies doing

    burnouts again tonight , the disenchanted immigrants love this stuff.
    oneeyedeel oneeyedeel 36-40, M Jun 22

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    what's going on here ?

    no one is who they seem , eels fans and canuck fans everywhere , this was my only escape and now I find out that spankerr f's kids , he was my best comrade and always baby sat for me ..malaysianinoz is opening another restaurant that gives you complimentary all you can eat...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jun 20

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    Word Of Advice For Newcomers

    It IS decent of newcomers to Australia, like opiated and deadjellyfish before her, to defend a culture in which they are a visitor, and which they don't understand. I can't fault that. It is the right thing to do... if one is unsure about a people, it is best to default to...
    seatbelthoon seatbelthoon 41-45, M 4 Responses Jun 25, 2013

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    Is Australia A Dream Or Bs

    Selling BS to the world disguised as a DREAM. Ruthless depredation of people’s lives from all over the world by getting them sucked in with “blue water and pristine beaches” propaganda. Most of us on this forum know that the blue water and the beaches are for real BUT the...
    upyours01 upyours01 46-50 12 Responses Oct 19, 2013

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    I was born and raised in Sydney in an

    Anglo-Irish family. I lived there till I was in my 20s when I decided to experience living overseas. I wound up spending 12 years overseas and pretty much travelling the world. After a long absence I decided to return to my native country, which turned out to be possibly the...
    tomc612 tomc612 41-45, M 5 Responses Apr 6

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    Aussie Psychology.

    In an attempt not to generalise all Australians, I'm going to use the term 'aussie' only for those who identify with being 'true blue', are proudly ignorant and full of social weirdness. There are even foreigners who suck up the redneck culture so easily I'd call them aussie as...
    Locke78 Locke78 36-40, M 20 Responses Sep 29, 2013

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    What a beautiful Saturday in Australia,

    a little chilly and overcast it is winter after all, we can't change that.
    lagertha34 lagertha34 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 19

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    Tips For Americans And Other Misfits Trying To Assimilate

    After reviewing the comments of new arrivals here, it seems that there is a need for some helpful advice. If it makes everyone else feel better, I'm also an outsider... and I was born here. Go figure. How is it that someone can be an outsider in Australia, even if they pass for...
    seatbelthoon seatbelthoon 41-45, M 12 Responses Feb 13, 2013

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    If there is one country

    which can be recognised as anti-intellectual it's Australia the stupid country. People here are perhaps the most ignorant. They believe their government's propaganda and they're always following the media whilst disguising their low self esteem. If you are in any way different...
    MRR007 MRR007 13-15, M 7 Responses Nov 19, 2014

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    Pure Denial

    Whilst I do love Australia in a lot of respects I increasingly find myself despising the banality of the place- the constant dumbing down of humour and news, the inability of Australians to understand that my kids didn’t support the Wallabies, that I don’t delight in boat...
    northlondonirish northlondonirish 46-50 6 Responses Jul 21, 2013

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    Can'T Wait To Get Out Of Here

    Thankyou everyone for sharing your stories about what it is really like here I have lived in australia for the past 13 years i should probably say here that i cannot speak for every australian, just the ones i have encountered since being here as beautiful as some of the...
    stgeorgeinmyheart stgeorgeinmyheart 41-45, M 15 Responses Jun 22, 2013

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    Do the people in this group see every single

    Australian as a bogan? And how do you define a bogan?
    lagertha34 lagertha34 31-35, F 3 Responses Jun 20

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    I am so glad to find this forum

    and know that I am not alone. I hate Australia as I am bored out of my mind here. I came to Australia excited and with high expectations from my now fiancée who is born and raised in Sydney. He has a skewed view of Australia as this perfect almost Utopian place - as I have come...
    Boredinaustralia Boredinaustralia 26-30 13 Responses Feb 14

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    Born In Australia But Always A Stranger

    I was born here in Australia and a son of German/Serbian Parents Youngest of Seven children and my 2 oldest brothers were born in Germany' As soon as my Mother arrived in Australia in 48 she knew something was wrong' Very Wrong''' A feeling of isolation came over here...
    GeorgeyPeorgy GeorgeyPeorgy 56-60, M 8 Responses Oct 6, 2013

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    I am so glad I can express my thoughts

    somewhere without feeling like I am going to be stabbed, or told to eff off. I have been living here all my life and every single year has been depressing rollercoaster. It has taken me a while to realise I don't belong in this dump land, but somewhere where I am welcomed for...
    chemistry6 chemistry6 18-21, M 4 Responses Mar 21

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    Hi guys :) looks like someone got sloppy

    and let me get my username back! Thanks :)
    lagertha34 lagertha34 31-35, F 3 Responses Jun 19

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    Glad To Have Left Australia!!!!

    After living in the '*** end of the earth' for three years, I am very happy to have left that country. I grew up there and even I can see how downhill both Sydney and Australia have gone since the 1980's. I can sum it by these observations: The cities are too damn expensive to...
    bsimm42 bsimm42 41-45 6 Responses Jul 9, 2013

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    A Warning To Any One Thinking Of Migrating To Australia !

    Be aware of the following; 1. False and Misleading Advertising – this is condoned at all levels. One example is in tourism. The country is promoted as having great beaches. However when you arrive here you will discover that ALL of the beaches in tropical Queensland are...
    Spankerr Spankerr 51-55 35 Responses Mar 14, 2013

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    It'S Not Hate It'S Disappointment

    As an immigrant, I understand why lots of people say they hate living in Australia. I don't enjoy living here either, (I know you'd say go back to where you came from then, again. Now bogans, F off), but I now think it is not hate, rather disappointed. Australia has a fairly...
    Lefttheshithole Lefttheshithole 31-35, F 8 Responses Nov 1, 2013

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    Feck Australia

    I came to australia on a working holiday visa from the uk about three months ago. I am literally sickened by their racism, their rudeness and open discrimination towards all other cultures including my own. I paid for a whv and was hoping to find some sort of semi skilled work...
    Tanskii Tanskii 26-30 23 Responses Feb 9, 2013

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    Although I am only young,

    I've seen enough to make a fair and solid judgement. This country is absolutely not for me. This country has its upsides and its downsides, but you seldom see any of the downsides from any mainstream media outlet. From what I have seen, Australians tend to completely and...
    GenericUser24 GenericUser24 18-21, M 7 Responses Feb 19, 2014

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    Freedom is a Joke In Australia

    Indoctrination of Australia starts at an early age. They are getting thought from early age to shut their mouth and comply with the rules or else. The “Else=Prosecution” methods will go as far as banning them from school, banning them out of the system and denying them the...
    upyours01 upyours01 46-50 10 Responses Nov 3, 2012

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    Sydney, Australia, I won't beat around the bush

    - I am divorcing you. 15 Years of good times and bad times, and I have made the decision to leave you for good. Took me a long time to get to this point, again and again you lured me into staying, giving it another go, trying to see the good things about you... but I can;t...
    dansch85 dansch85 41-45, M 11 Responses Dec 23, 2013

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    Hey you Australian posters!

    Spit on your wives faces and shout Oi!, I am Australian and I am so tough that I feel no love for my own wife. Oi! Oops! I should have started the sentence with the word "Why". Because it is a very popular word in Australia. Aussie! Aussie! Aussie! ... Why! Why! Why...
    tonino60 tonino60 51-55, M 3 Responses Jun 22

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    You're doing a pretty good job screaming.

    Watch it to the end. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=00ZV5NXwvg0
    Spankerr Spankerr 51-55 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I have had problems with this country

    since coming here in 1978 which I have kept inside of me for far too long. Now I am letting off steam. It is bloody expensive to live here and if you are on a low income or receiving welfare payments you will struggle. This is no ''Lucky Country'' and would recommend anyone...
    nonaustralian nonaustralian 41-45, M 4 Responses Aug 9, 2014

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    Deja vu? Read the online West Australian

    newspaper about a gun siege: https://au.news.yahoo.com/thewest/a/28532667/gunman-shot-hostages-freed-in-mosman-park-siege/ Whoever said Australia's a "safe country"? Man, I used to live in Mosman Park, the very street this siege took place. You might think? So what? Well, I...
    boganbait boganbait 46-50, M 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    This is the real "tonino60".

    I am now in "Italy". I will no longer post on this forum. There is no need for me to post. If you see my name signed on this forum, then it is a fraud. Someone is assuming my identity. I am the happiest human being in the "World" for leaving "Australia" forever. tonino60...
    tonino60 tonino60 51-55, M 6 Responses 6 days ago

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    Know who you donate to!

    I love animals and am an advocate for animal welfare, in the last Queensland election the RSPCA endorsed the liberals! It might be why they are an exception even after you have registered with 'Do not call'!
    lagertha34 lagertha34 31-35, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    One has to have some pity

    for the average Aussie (read - bogan). Economically they are not all that viable or competitive. Socially they are inept and awkward. Linguistically they have produced a vernacular that is cryptic and almost indecipherable to the rest of us. Politically they still live under the...
    boganbait boganbait 46-50, M 7 Responses Jun 20

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