While there are tens of thousands of Apps available in the Android Market, what apps are available with specific content for Aussies? Following is a list that I hope will grow rapidly over time.

**Last Updated:**12th June 2012, version 1.1

You should check out the excellenthttp://www.australianandroidapps.comwhich has a far more comprehensive and up to date listing of Australian Android Apps.



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Disclaimer: I haven’t tried all of these, evaluated all of them or vouch for whether they are useful or not. Your mileage will vary, I’m just pointing out that they exist and seem to have semi-decent user ratings (three stars or above).

**Name****Description****Price****Search For**
ABCDisplays content from the ABC website – News, Sport, TV guide etc.FreeABC ![ABC](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_abc.png)
Au WeatherAustralian only weather app including wdight with statusbar temp display. Beta, read the disclaimer.FreeAu Weather ![Au Weather QR Code](http://blog.craigharvey.me/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_Au_weather.png)
[AFL Live Scores](http://www.androlib.com/android.application.com-biztactix-afl-zmpq.aspx)Live updating of AFL scoresFreeAFL Live ![AFL Live Scores QR Code](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_afl_live_scores.png)
[AnyStop: Perth Transit](http://www.androlib.com/android.application.org-busbrothers-anystop-transpertharchiver-pDFp.aspx)Real-time transit information from Perth Transit – bus, train, ferry?FreeAnyStop ![AnyStop: Perth QR Code](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_anystop_perth.png)
[The Ashes](http://www.androlib.com/android.application.com-rss-theashes-Cnnm.aspx)Australia – England specific cricket news from the CricInfo RSS feedUK0.99The Ashes
Australia Cafe Guide ReviewFind your nearest cafe – powered by Whereismycoffee!FreeAustralia Cafe
Aussie LooLocate and find toilets in Australia – includes trip planningFreeAussie Loo ![Aussie Loo QR Code](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_aussie_loo.png)
Aussie Free Wi-FiLocate, find and search free-access Wi-Fi hotspots across Australia€0.99Aussie Free Wi-Fi
Aussie Tax CalculatorCalculates income tax based on 2009-10 tax ratesFreeAussie Tax![Aussie Tax Calculator QR Code](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_aussie_tax_calculator.png)
Aussie Weather RadarSee the weather maps and radar from the [BOM](http://www.bom.gov.au) site in your phoneFreeAussie Weather ![Aussie Weather Radar QR Code](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_aussie_weather.png)
Australia Travel GuideIncludes latest travel info on Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney and more.FreeAustralia Travel Guide
[Australia TV Droid](http://www.androlib.com/android.application.com-luke-australiatvguide-zAxF.aspx)Free to air and Pay TV guide, up to three days in advanceFreeAustralia TV Droid ![Australian TV Droid QR Code](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_australian_tv_droid.png)
Australian Race ResultsHorse, harness and greyhound racing results. Live results straight from major tracks.FreeAustralian Race ![Australian Race Results QR Code](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_australian_race_results.png)
buUukFind food and drink in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Darwin, Hobart, CanberraFreebuUuk ![buUuk QR Code](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_buuuk.png)
CBA Mobile BankingCommonwealth Bank mobile bank launcherFreeCBA ![CBA Mobile Banking QR Code](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_cba_mobile_banking.png)
Dunny Directories – AustraliaFind public toilets, enough saidFreeDunny
Footy ScoreboardLive scores for AFL, Rugby League, Union and Soccer FootballFreeFooty Scoreboard ![Footy Scoreboard QR Code](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_footy_scoreboard.png)
Fuel Watch Western AustraliaGet the locations of the cheapest fuel within the Perth metropolitan areaFreeFuel Watch
Go! SydneySydney train timetable softwareFreeGo! Sydney ![Go!Sydney QR Code](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_go_sydney.png)
Home Delivery & TakeawayOver 900 restaurants (metro areas only) that deliver to your home or office – Italian, Thai, Indian, Chinese and moreFreeAustralia (scroll down ![:-)](http://weharcwp.azurewebsites.net/wp-includes/images/smilies/simple-smile.png)
iiDroidSimple usage meter application & widget for iiNet customers in AustraliaFreeiiDroid ![iiDroid QR Code](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_iidroid.png)
KM TrackerIf your car is on a novated lease, use this app to track your yearly KMs against your required FBT targetFreeKM Tracker
Melbourne TrainsView Melbourne train timetables from your phone – enter starting and destination stations to get infoFreeMelbourne Trains ![Melbourne Trains QR Code](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_melbourne_trains.png)
Mix FMStreaming radioFreeMix FM ![Mix FM QR Code](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_mix_fm.png)
MovieTimes CaptainCinema showing times for Australian users – currently supports Hoyts and Village cinemas.FreeMovie Times ![Movie Times Captain QR Code](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_movie_times_captain.png)
NeatStreetsReport graffiti, potholes, and other problems in your local area – tied to [www.neatstreets.com.au](http://www.neatstreets.com.au)FreeNeatStreets
Rough Guides AustraliaTravel guide from this popular seriesUS$14.99Rough Guides
Stop 3 Data RoamingFor users on the [3](http://www.three.com.au) network, helps prevent expensive data roamingFreeStop 3
Sydney Traffic CamerasImages sourced from the RTA websiteFreeSydney Traffic ![Sydney Traffic Cameras QR Code](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_sydney_traffic_cameras.png)
Three Australia Usage MeterRetrieves current usage from the [3](http://www.three.com.au) websiteFreeThree Australia ![Three Australia Usage Meter QR Code](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_three_usage_meter.png)
Tram HunterAndroid client to Yarra Trams tram Tracker service for real-time location of Melbourne trams.FreeTram Hunter ![Tram Hunter QR Code](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_tram_hunter.png)
Total FootyLive AFL match scores that auto refresh every 30 seconds. Ladder, summaries, timezone support and previous resultsFreeTotal Footy ![Total Footy QR Code](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_total_footy.png)
UrbanspoonSuggests restaurants near you – major Australian cities onlyFreeUrbanspoon
Virgin Mobile Usage MeterSimple meter and widget which displays usage data for Virgin Australia prepaid and postpaid accounts.FreeVirgin Mobile ![Virgin Mobile Australia Usage Meter QR Code](http://182.160.131.2/~craighar/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/qrcode_virgin_usage_meter.png)
White Pages AustraliaSearch White Pages data from your phoneFreeWhite Pages Australia
Yellow Pages AustraliaSearch Yellow Pages data from your phoneFreeYellow Pages Australia
***What’s missing from this list?*** Let me know in the Comments below.

Coming soon: a list of the main ‘global apps’ and how they work in Australia – e.g. Google Maps turn by turn navigation.

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