According to polls, Australia's most popular fruit is the banana. However, while the banana is the most popular, retail statistics indicate that the fruits most commonly purchased are apples and oranges, followed then by bananas.
Contrary to popular belief, a pumpkin is actually a fruit. Most people do think it is a vegetable. The definition of a fruit bassically states if it has seeds it is a fruit. If you open up a pumpkin you will see seeds and therefore is a fruit.