Answer to Question #43692 in Other Geography for sandra
what is the impact of cultural influences and practices on australian societies diverse communities?
Australia has been influenced by migrant cultures from over 30 countries but of these the strongest cultural influences up until the Second World War were British and Irish, with the highest percentage of immigrants into Australia being of British or Irish origin. Australia's earliest national and cultural identity developed from these British, Irish and other European origins. Its culture is argued to have grown from these origins.