Don’t Need to Dream of a White Christmas  

AUSXC Junior Development Tour

On Christmas day in 1941, Bing Crosby sang the first public of performance of his song, ‘White Christmas.’ The lyrics of this song have invited people all over the world to associate the holiday of Christmas with glistening treetops and sleigh bells in the snow. Back in Australia it’s a bit of a different story, with temperatures climbing into the high thirties, families exchanging presents poolside and banquets of seafood, Pavlova and enough beers to satisfy a whole pub of thirsty Germans at Oktoberfest.

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This year, our team was lucky enough to experience our very own white Christmas full of traditional food, knitted Christmas jumpers and of course a bit of skiing on the side.

Our Christmas experience began with our trip to Vernon’s largest thrift store on the hunt for the most pleasingly distasteful jumpers we could find. As Borat would say it was a ‘GREAT SUCCESS,’…

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