These things are banned in Australia
Everyone has heard about the strange American laws, miraculously preserved from the time of the pioneers. However, this is not the only country flashed nehilym color. Trade with the pirates, sorcery and indecent behavior at the funeral - no, it's not the name of missions in any online game, and things for which Australia can get a decent fine or even a prison sentence. So, what is there not to do?
Things that are forbidden in Australia
to sell or rent a refrigerator
It's certainly not any refrigerators, and only those whose volume is more than 42, 5 liters. This unit is not what to sell, you can not even rent. Why are there sell or rent from him and get rid of something problematic - first you need to remove all the doors and covers.
As with any rule, there are exceptions. If the refrigerator has been manufactured and imported to South Australia until 1962, or if each door can be opened from inside the fridge - do with it what you want. In all other cases, for operation with severe freezing appliances will have to pay 750 dollars.
In Australia, participants of all 18 seasons of "Battle of psychics," would have been a little poorer. A fine of $ 800 relies to those who use magic to find stolen or lost property. Also, punishment awaits fraudsters posing as magicians and sorcerers.
Vacuums at night
We have this law does not seem quite so ridiculous, especially residents of panel houses.
In Australia, the violators of peace all strictly - has decided to embark on a struggle with the mud from 22:00 to 7:00 on weekdays and from 22:00 to 9:00 at the weekend, kindly pay $ 120. If the violation is repeated, and further, each day will get a fine of $ 30. There is also a condition - the noise is unlawful only if it can be heard in the other apartment / house, regardless of whether there is a window or door open.
lie about birth, death, marriage or a new job
In public, of course. It is impossible to cover the false information in the newspaper, on the Internet, on radio or television, or a fine not get - is punishable up to 6 months in prison.
Professional shamans in Australia is nothing to do - call for rain, and in general, any magical operations with changing weather threatens a fine of $ 1000 and even a year in prison. At the trial, should be fun!
To carry more than 50 kg of potatoes
The fact is that in Western Australia good development of the potato, there is Corporation for the sale of this vegetable. Employees of the inspection may stop any car and see if you're taking the potatoes. If so, and in an amount greater than 50 kg, cook for $ 2,000, and for repeated violation - $ 5,000.
goat harnessed in the cart or dog
In addition to the fact that these animals can not be used as a traction and may not be tied to vehicles in public places. If the temptation is too great, and the urine is not as it would be desirable to tie a goat or a dog to his car or even take a ride in a sled drawn by the unfortunate animal, useful 800 dollars - that is how much you will be required to the local cops.
Play games, annoying people
In Russia, such a law is not exactly the place, otherwise all the children playing in the yards in the balls, to cast their parents in debt pit. In Australia, we are talking primarily about kite flying in public places (yes they done to them?), As well as any other annoying games. A fine of 500 dollars.
conspire against pirates
As well as trade with them and supply the ammunition. The law was adopted in 1958, but still has the power and means absolutely no laughing punishment - up to 10 years in prison.
to sing obscene songs
Of course, if someone had to hear and report to the appropriate authorities. In dealing with other people and do not use obscene words or gestures - like liberty threatens to fine. If bawdy song itself breaks with your mouth, and the stranger and asks some noble knight in two words put him in his place, cook for 10 thousand dollars - if you're lucky. If not - in front of imprisonment for 2 months. For repeated offense can thunder in jail for six months.
to leave the car open
indiscretion is punishable by a fine decent - $ 800. Possibly, in this way the local police is preventing thefts.
here with the authorities in Australia is hard to disagree - pigeons should be protected. Anyone who injures, catch, kill (God forbid), or simply touch smart bird will receive a fine of $ 250.
stuck in the wedding or funeral of
interfere with the wedding or funeral ceremonies and disturb the participants not only tactless, but also expensive. You can get a fine of 10 thousand dollars, or even two years in prison.