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This is the moment we've all been waiting for, folks.

Amazon Prime launches in Australia today. Yep, proper Amazon Prime - the one that gets you fast, free delivery and a bunch of other benefits. Prime is already available for Amazon customers around the world, but the real question is - what will we get in Australia, and how much is it going to cost us? Well, Amazon says Prime members in Australia "will have access to the widest selection of Prime benefits at launch for any country ever".

Here's what they are.

Amazon finally started selling on its Australian site this morning in what turned out to be a rather underwhelming launch. Australians expected a new world of online shopping at its fingertips, and all we got was the same old stuff often at the same price or even more expensive than existing Aussie stores. Here are some of the best reactions to Amazon Australia's launch.

Shared from Lifehacker Australia

Amazon is, we suspect, just days away from launching their online retail service in Australia. This means that you will soon be able to buy everything from food to electronics without paying exorbitant international shipping fees. As the launch inches closer, more and more questions are being answered about Amazon’s arrival in the Great Southern Land.

We've rounded up everything you need to know.