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Eidsvold, Queensland (Wikimedia Commons/Fredrik Larsen Lund)

We explore some of the Norwegian sounding place names in Australia.  

Frank Mathisen
Published on
Friday, April 29, 2016 - 16:04
File size
4.1 MB
9 min 2 sec

Author of the book 'Nedenunder og hjem - Nordmenns i Australia gjennom 400 år' Fredrik Larsen Lund explains the Norwegian connection, if there is any, to Norwegian sounding place names across Australia.


The most famous might be Eidsvold, but he also tells about other places like Norseman and Norwegian Bay.