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THE AUSTRALIAN DISCOGRAPHY

THE AUSTRALIAN DISCOGRAPHY
The full details of all ABBA records released in Australia, including release dates, full track listings and picture sleeves.
Currently available

AUSTRALIAN MERCHANDISE & MEMORABILIA

AUSTRALIAN MERCHANDISE & MEMORABILIA
A comprehensive list of ABBA merchandise that has been available in Australia.

THE AUSTRALIAN TOUR 1977

THE AUSTRALIAN TOUR 1977
Relive the excitement of ABBA's only Australian concert tour. Full tour itinerary, concert play list, and more.

THE PROMOTIONAL TOUR 1976

THE PROMOTIONAL TOUR 1976
Full details of ABBA's first visit to Australia in 1976 to record the television special THE BEST OF ABBA.

ABBA - THE MOVIE

ABBA - THE MOVIE
The story of ABBA - THE MOVIE, including full credits, songs featured and a behind the scenes look at the making of ABBA's only feature film.

THE NATIONAL COMMERCIAL

THE NATIONAL COMMERCIAL
All about the commercials ABBA made for the Japanese electronics manufacturer NATIONAL.

KEEP AUSTRALIA BEAUTIFUL KEEP AUSTRALIA BEAUTFUL
ABBA's involvement in the national anti-litter campaign
THE ARCHIVE THE ARCHIVE
A collection of classic articles from newspapers, magazines and other publications.
ABBAWORLD ABBAWORLD
The Official Interactive Exhibition in Australia.
MAMMA MIA! MAMMA MIA!
The Australasian productions of smash hit musical based on 22 of ABBA's songs.
MAMMA MIA! THE MOVIE
THE GALLERY THE GALLERY
A selection of ABBA pictures, plus links to all the picture galleries contained in each section of the site.
ABBA LINKS ABBA LINKS
Many Australian-based ABBA sites, plus some of my favourites from overseas

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This site was created 19 July 1997
It was last updated 18 February 2017


The Official International ABBA FAN CLUB


The Official International ABBA Fan Club Magazine no. 92
Featured in The Official International ABBA Fan Club Magazine no. 92, September 2007 Featured in the article How Could We Resist You? in The Weekend Australian Magazine, 3-4 March 2007.
2UE 954
Featured on Saturday Night Live with Paul Makin
30 June 2007
ARIA Charts: Australia's Official Music Charts Support ABBA on the charts!
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What's Hot!

What made Australians the world's most feverish Abba fans?
ABBA in Australia: The True Story
In the Good Weekend
Saturday 18 February 2017
Sydney Morning Herald The Age
 


ABBA on TV

ABBA: When Four Became One
Thursday 9 February 2017 @ 8.00 am
ABBA: Dancing Queen
Thursday 16 February @ 8.00 am
ABBA: Absolute Image
Thursday 23 February @ 8.00 am
Agnetha: ABBA & After
Thursday 2 March @ 8.25 am
On Foxtel Arts (channel 133)
 


ABBA in Australia
40th anniversary screening night

ABBA - THE MOVIE
plus clips and archival footage

New Globe Theatre,
220 Brunswick St
Brisbane, Queensland
Friday 3 March 2017 from 6 pm

Facebook event
  


You Can Jive: 40 Years of ABBA MANIA

ABBA - THE MOVIE
plus interview with Lasse Hallström
performance by Andante Andante Choir

National Film & Sound Archive
McCoy Circuit, Canberra, ACT
Sunday 5 March from 3 pm

Facebook event
 



MAMMA MIA! new Australian tour
Opens November 2017

This Month in History
FEBRUARY

1976

The Best Of ABBA released nationally (previously available only in South Australia and Western Australia)

1976

Ring Ring single re-enters chart

1977

Knowing Me, Knowing You/Happy Hawaii single released

1977

ABBA arrives in Sydney for concert tour

1977

The ABBA Phenomenon biography by Christer Borg published

1978

ABBA - The Album peaks at number 4

1979

Chiquitita/Lovelight single released

1980

I Have A Dream/Take A Chance On Me (live at Wembley) single released

1982

One Of Us single peaks at number 48

1983

Under Attack single peaks at number 96

1985

I Know Him So Well single from Benny and Björn's Chess musical released

1987

Agnetha's single duet with Ola Håkansson The Way You Are/Fly Like The Eagle released

1990

Benny and Björn's musical Chess Australian premiere in Sydney

1997

ABBA Master Series budget compilation CD released

1998

Agnetha's authorised biography book As I Am: ABBA Before & Beyond published

2010

Mamma Mia! musical opens in Melbourne on the 10th Anniversary Tour



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In memory of Marco Sweers 1963 - 1997
The first and most ardent fan of this web site
"I swear I could hear the fans screaming, I smell the atmosphere..."


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