10 Bizarre Australian Laws04:49 PM on Fri 27 Jun 2014

Here are 10 Strange Australian Laws that still exist to this day.... although the likelihood of you being arrested is very unlikely!

1. It is illegal to wear hot pink pants after midday on a Sunday

2. You must have a neck to knee swimsuit in order to swim at Brighton Beach (Melbourne)

3. It is illegal to walk on the right hand side of a footpath

4. Taxi cabs are required to carry a bale of hay in the trunk

5. Bars are required to stable, water and feed the horses of their patrons

6. It is illegal to roam the streets wearing black clothes, felt shoes and     black shoepolish on your face as these items are the tools of a cat burgular

7. Only licensed electricians may change a light bulb

8. It is illegal to be drunk in a pub

9. It is illeagal to read someone's tarot or give them a psychic reading as these are forms of witchcraft 

10. Having an article of disguise without a lawful excuse is illegal 

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Josh: 08:34 PM, Mon 23 Mar 2015
I regret to inform you that most of these are either untrue or entirely disregarded and unknown. Numbers 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, and 10 are essentially all a pile of crap, and the others are sketchy at best. Regards, an Australian

Katie - Base Social Media: 04:59 PM, Tue 31 Mar 2015
Hi Josh, Thanks for your reply. These laws are no longer 'practiced' but are in fact - actually still alive and well in today's legal system. Regards, Katie - Base Social Media (an Australian)

Br: 12:31 PM, Sun 17 May 2015
What BS katie. If you would show your source. these are all BS. simple as that. I can't find any stupid laws like this..

beacuse ican: 10:33 AM, Fri 22 May 2015
I do believe these laws after seeing some other of our laws

beacuse a can: 10:34 AM, Fri 22 May 2015
an true aussie

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