The Brief, Utterly Bizarre History Of Australian Knighthoods
Australian knighthoods are about as weird and interesting as you'd think.By Sebastian Martinez | November 2, 2015
When you picture an Australian knight, you might picture a rugby player riding a kangaroo and wielding a platypus. Or is that just me?
Anyway, the reality is only slightly less bizarre.
Although Australia started giving out knighthoods — and damehoods — in 1976, it stopped in 1986. (Video via ABC Australia)