The mere fact that you can see several Mias, a mea and a mia-mia should lead to this quiz here

Scene from that movie with all the singing and dancing.

Quizmaster John James Maloney has 10 new ones for you (with a theme).


1 In what state or territory is Monkey Mia?

2 What was the 2008 film with Meryl Streep and Pierce Brosnan that was set in Greece and featured many ABBA songs?

3 What is the meaning of the phrase mea culpa?

4 The Hollywood actor once married to Frank Sinatra and originally named Maria De Lourdes Villiers Farrow was better known in her acting career as who?

5 First recorded in various Aboriginal languages in Victoria in the 1830s, mia-mia refers to what?

6 Who founded online women’s digital media site after leaving Cosmopolitan Australia where she had been editor?

7 What suburb of the Gold Coast shares its name with a large city in Florida, USA?

8 What country has Mia Mottley been Prime Minister of since 2018? Barbados or Fiji?

9 Mia Murray is a well known Australian sportsperson – in what sport, basketball or golf?

10 In what year was Abba’s Mamma Mia number 1 in Australia? Was it 1975 or 1982?

‘I’m going in’ – at Monkey Mia feeding dolphins.


1 Western Australia.

2 Mamma Mia!

3 In Latin it means my fault. It is often said to express it was my fault, I apologize.

4 Mia Farrow. Bonus trivia: Her father was Australian film director, producer and screenwriter John Villiers Farrow and her mother was Irish actor Maureen O’Sullivan.

5 A temporary hut or dwelling.

6 Mia Freedman.

7 Miami.

8 Barbados.

9 Basketball.

10 1975 – it spent 10 weeks at Number 1.

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