"This systematic discrimination regarding the Australian market cannot be justified in an era of high speed internet connections. The delivery costs simply donâ€™t add much if anything to the total price."
Being a British Colony let's not forget that Austrailia, like Canada is one of the most highly taxed nations in the world! On top of the importer's greed you have both import tarriffs and that ever popular VAT (GST Grab and Steal Tax in Canada). Let us also not forget that the Diamond Encrusted, Platinum Plated pensions of the Conservative MPs have to be paid somehow.