a fan palm, Livistona australis, of Australia, having a slender, reddish-brown trunk, spiny leafstalks, and round fruit.
- Australian illawarra shorthorn
a breed of dual-purpose cattle originally bred to withstand dry conditions in Australia.
- Australian kelpie
one of an Australian breed of medium-sized sheepherding dogs having a short, harsh, straight coat in a combination of colors that can include black, red, tan, fawn, chocolate, or smoke blue, probably developed by crossbreeding between the border collie and dingo.
- Australian mist
noun a breed of medium-sized cat with a short spotted or marbled coat Former name Spotted Mist
- Australian rules football
a variation of rugby played almost exclusively in Australia, engaging two teams of eighteen players each on an oval-shaped field about 180 yards (165 meters) long with four upright posts at each end, the object being to kick a rugby ball between these posts.