Kate Ceberano under fire for 'fluffing' national anthem

AUSTRALIAN singer Kate Ceberano has come under fire for forgetting the lyrics to the Australian national anthem during the AFL grand final today.

The singer was belting out Advance Australia Fair at the MCG for the Hawthorn and West Coast game when she stumbled on the seventh line.

It's the second time the singer has performed for a grand final as she sang in the lead-up to the 2002 Brisbane Lions-Collingwood clash.

"It's such an honour and privilege to be asked to perform, I'm truly thrilled," she said beforehand.

The slip-up has caused a stir online with some mocking her mistake, while others have defended the musician.

The stumble is trending on Twitter.



Plans for new IGA cafe brewing as launch day looms

premium_icon Plans for new IGA cafe brewing as launch day looms

Coffee addicts will be spoiled for choice in two weeks time

Change town plan for a Bargara CBD: Developer

premium_icon Change town plan for a Bargara CBD: Developer

'Town plans do change,' says Bundaberg developer Bill Moorhead

Local Partners