Big Southerly Games is an Indie game label based in Sydney Australia. Founded by Anthony Mills in 2014, with an aim of making fun games with HTML5 for the web and mobile platforms.

What Is a Big Southerly?

Crescent HeadA Big Southerly or Southerly Buster name comes from a weather condition with strong winds from the South. Occurring up the NSW East coast between the months of October and February, with a dramatic onset over the space of a couple of hours after days of hot weather.

The NSW coastal fringe is not alone in experiencing the big Southerly, Tasmania, New Zealand and Argentina also experience similar weather at times. You can find out more about the “Big Southerly” weather phenomenon by reading this article by the Australian Bureau Of Meteorology.

Making a Big Southerly!

When a big southerly comes to town it often brings rain and large seas along with its strong winds keeping people located along the coast at home away from the ocean.  After a few days of being cooped up people start to go a little batty with cabin fever.

Luckily help is at hand! The “Big Southerly” is also which you can make at home (if your over 18 of course).

Ingredients:Big Southerly Ingredients

  • Jose Cuervo Reposado Tequila (other brands have been tested and just don’t taste right in this drink)
  • Triple Sec
  • 1 lemon
  • 1 lime
  • Bundaberg Ginger Beer (Same as the Tequila others have been tried and just don’t pass testing)

 Assembly Instructions:

In a pint glass add the juice of half a lemon and half a lime. Then add 60mL of Tequila and 30mL of Triple Sec, drop in three to four ice cubes. Top up with the ginger beer and then serve.