12 of the best Aussie jingles from our youth 40



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They were the original ear worms – those songs you just couldn’t get out of your head. No, they weren’t the hit song of the time, they were those catchy jingles from popular brands’ ads!

Do you remember being a kid or even an adult with your own kids, singing along and humming the tune all day? We bet you could still recite them now.

Have a listen back to some of the best jingles of our youth. What was your favourite?


1. The classic Toohey’s ad – “How do you feel…I feel like a Tooheys”


2. Weetbix – “Aussie Kids are Weet-Bix kids” 


3. Louie the Fly 


4. Happy Little Vegemites 


5. Cottees Cordial 


6. Meadow Lea Margarine “You oughtta to be congratulated”


7. C’mon Aussie C’mon!


8. Aeroplane Jelly


9. Palmolive Gold – “Don’t wait to be told” 


10. P&O – “Take me away”


11. Decore – “De-cor-e”


12. Holden – “Footballs, meat pies, kangaroos” 



Tell us, do you remember these jingles? What have we missed? 

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  1. I wondered where the yellow went when I brushed my teeth with Pepsident ! …. I love to go riding with daddy to the sign of the flyinging red horse.. Lol

  2. Brusha, brusha, brusha use ipana toothpaste. Brusha, brusha, brusha, Ipana for your teeth. …
    And….Oh Mr. Sheen, Oh Mr. Sheen your the finest. ….

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    • I remember Ipana bringing out banana flavoured toothpaste… That certainly made us want to brush our teeth.

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