Few things immortalise a culture, community and person of interest quite like the movies. And when you're from a country as removed from the rest of the world as Australia, there's something decidedly patriotic about revelling in your country's nationalisms on the big-screen. Add to that a slew of now seriously bankable actors like Hugh Jackman, Nicole Kidman and Heath Ledger (RIP), and Aussie films have always been a source of interest, on and away from home soil.
Below, 15 of the most iconic home-grown flicks that should be considered an entertainment right of passage for every Aussie. Onya, mate.