TIL showbags are exclusively Australian. These are bags filled with lollies or toys we buy at carnivals that I thought would be throughout the world. Turns out only in Auz

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  1. Yep definitely never had them in the UK. Although we don’t have show day either – but we did get the “mop” which was an annual fair that used to come to town for a week or so.

    Edit: and the Royal Show or Bath and West Show that was a kind of exhibition of various foods, produce, farming techniques etc etc.

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