When the bright lights of Hollywood come calling, it's hard to say no and so there's a long line of Australian actors -- Cate Blanchett, Hugh Jackman and Margot Robbie to name a few -- who have made the journey to California.

Another pipeline of talent from Australia to the US is in the world of basketball. It's also in California, in a college just up the coast from Tinseltown, where Australians have been showcasing their skills on the hardwood floor in Moraga for the past two decades.