Some of the most popular foods in 1948 were frozen French fries and Sau Sea shrimp cocktail. During this period, food reflected the great diversity of people and what people ate depended primarily upon who they were.
Yes Aussies ate mostly meat & vegies ,stews & casseroles etc in those days. Now our diet is largely a mixture of Asian & Italian dishes together with our old cuisine.I stick to the original as I don't like those other types of food. answers.yahoo.com