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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!
2017-2018 National Tour plus previous 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 05 November 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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ABBA on TV

Rock Classics: ABBA
Friday 10 November 2017 @ 6.00 pm

ABBA: Absolute Image
Friday 10 November @ 6.50 pm

On Foxtel Arts (Channel 133)
 


Benny Andersson Piano

Benny Andersson Piano
21 instrumental versions of songs from ABBA, Chess, Kristina, and more!
Number 1 on the ARIA Classical chart
Released 29 September 2017
 


ABBAMANIA AUSTRALIA
Now book by Nicholas Faltskog
Out now!
 


MAMMA MIA!
MAMMA MIA! new Australian tour
Opens November 2017

This Month in History
NOVEMBER

1973

Ring Ring LP and single released, credited to Björn & Benny, Anna & Frida

1974

So Long/Hasta Mañana and I've Been Waiting For You/King Kong Song singles released

1974

Stig Anderson visits Australia

1975

Mamma Mia single hits number 1, replacing I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, remains there for 10 weeks

1975

The Best Of ABBA LP released in South Australia and Western Australia only; other states wait until February 1976

1975

Ring Ring LP re-released in blue "Lois Jeans" sleeve

1976

Money, Money, Money single hits number 1; ABBA's final number 1 single

1976

Arrival LP released, enters chart at number 1

1979

ABBA - The Movie screened on television for the first time

1980

Super Trouper LP released

1982

The Day Before You Came/Cassandra single released

1982

Frida's single I Know There's Something Going On peaks at number 5

1983

Agnetha's single The Heat Is On/Man released

1984

Frida's LP Shine released

1986

ABBA Live CD released

1990

ABBA - The Songbook - Australian Chart Hits CD released

1992

ABBA Gold CD enters chart at number 6

1994

Thank You For The Music 4 CD box set and Thank You ABBA VHS released

2000

From ABBA To MAMMA MIA! book released

2005

Madonna's single Hung Up, sampling Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight), released

2006

Number Ones CD and DVD released

2008

ABBA – The Albums 9 CD box set released

2008

SingStar ABBA for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 2 released

2008

Mamma Mia! The Movie DVD released

2008

ABBA Let The Music Speak book by Christopher Patrick published

2009

Chess in Concert double CD and DVD released

2011

ABBA You Can Dance game released

2012

ABBA Deluxe Edition CD/DVD released



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