Tina C Goes Down Under - The

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20081008

Country singer and US presidential hopeful Tina C, the comic creation of Christopher Green, looks at the Australian obsession with country music.

1/4. Alice Springs

Tina learns about traditional indigenous culture from local Kooris and compares it to the treatment of the Native Americans in her country.

20081015

Aborogynal Monologues

Country singer and US presidential hopeful Tina C, the comic creation of Christopher Green, looks at the Australian obsession with country music.

2/4. The Gold Coast

Tina explores Brisbane, where developers have built so many skyscraper hotels that the beach is in shade for most of the day. She sings her version of Waltzing Matilda on a local breakfast TV show and parties at a redneck bar.

20081022

Country singer and US presidential hopeful Tina C, the comic creation of Christopher Green, looks at the Australian obsession with country music.

3/4. Canberra

Tina performs for the state opening of Parliament. However, problems arise when she finds out seconds before the gig that Waltzing Matilda is not the national anthem.

20081029

Country singer and US presidential hopeful Tina C, the comic creation of Christopher Green, looks at the Australian obsession with country music.

3/4. Tamworth

Tina looks up Auriel Andrew, famous for her song Truck Driving Woman.