Time Signature: 6.8
Key of Tune: G
Tune Type: Jig
Number of Bars: 32
A popular song across Australia in it’s day. The tune is a variation of Killaloe, which is also the regimental quick march of the Royal Irish Regiment.
The tune will be recognised as an amiable variant of the old American Civil War song Tramp, Tramp, Tramp, composed by George F. Root who also wrote The Battle-Cry of Freedom.