Australia become independent country on 26 January 1788. Australia capital city is Canberra and is the largest sixth country in the world. Tony Abbott is the Prime minister of Australia. Currency of the Australia is Australian dollar. Taronga Zoo and Western Plains Zoo, Melbourne Zoo, Adelaide Zoo, Adelaide Zoo, Cleland Wildlife Park, Werribee Open Range Zoo, Australia Zoo, these are very famous and attractive zoos for visits. There are also many beautiful islands (Hamilton island, Fraser Island, Magnetic Island, Melville Island, Green Island), mountains (Blue Mountains) and beaches in Australia which are very famous for tourism, and Opera Sydney House and many much more adventures and places which can makes your journey great in Australia. below you can read interesting facts about australia.
Facts About Australia
Official name Commonwealth of Australia
Official language English
Currency Australian dollar
Rank among countries in population 51st
Population 23082013 Current population, 11 504 131 Current male population (49.8%), 11 577 882, Current female population (50.2%)
Highest point Mt. Kosciusko 7,310 feet/2,228 meters
Area 2,970,000 square miles 7,680,000 square kilometers
Major cities Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth
Rank among countries in area 6th
Interesting Facts About Australia
AUSTRALIA BECOMES A NATION
After the founding of Modern Sydney, British settlers built several new colonies in Modern Australia. In 1901, these colonies connected together and became an independent country Australia.
Today, Australia has six states. They are New Southern Wales, Queensland, Southern Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, and Western Australia. Australia also has two territories. They are the Australia Capital territories and the Northern territories.
Didgeridoo (also known as a didjeridu)
The didjeridu is a musical instrument designed by Aboriginal Australians. It is traditionally made from a branch of hollow tree. A didjeridu is played by blowing into one. Didgeridoo is Australia official musical instrument.
Major exports and imports
Australia major exports are Metal ores, coal, gold, nonferrous metals, meat and meat products, petroleum and petroleum products, cereals, textile Fibers, and Australia Major imports are Road vehicles and other transportation equipment, office equipment, textiles and etc.
Very interesting fact about Australia is that. Australia is the largest Island and the smallest continent in the world.
Interesting facts about Australia in Current time about 115 individuals in gaol (jail) in Australia per 100,000 of population. In the Russian is about 585, USA it is about 715, Asia is about 54, New Zealand is about 160, and Canada is about the same as Australia at 116.
Music, dancing, and body artwork (painting) are important parts of Aboriginal lifestyle in Australia. Aboriginal people have resided in Australia for thousand of years.
First female member of parliament
Edith Cowan was the first female Member of Parliament in Australia she was elected to the Western Australia legislative Assembly in 1921.
Uluru is one of the largest rock in the world located in Central Australia.
The longest section of straight railway track in the world at 478 kilometers crosses The Null arbor Plain (South Australia to Western Australia).
Australia Animals facts.
Australia is popular for its many unusual animals. When you visit Australia. You might see a kangaroo hop previous. Kangaroos use their powerful back legs to hop at speed up to 30 mph (48 kilometers per hour)! if You look up in a eucalyptus tree; you see a koala gladly munching on leaves. Koalas look like little bears, but they are not related to bears.
Even the names of the animals in Australia are strange. Can you think about seeing a wallaby, wombat, quokka, bandicoot, dingo, or Tasmanian devil? The most uncommon animals might be the platypus. It has a body like an otter and a bill like a duck.
Adelaide is the fifth largest city of the Australia. Adelaide Oval cricket ground, Adelaide zoo, Adelaide Botanic Garden, Adelaide Park lands, The National Railway Museum, Port Adelaide, Victoria square, Mount Lofty is the highest point in the southern Mount Lofty Ranges, are most attractive and great places for tourism. When you want to go Australia for tour so don’t forget to visit these adventures places in Adelaide city of Australia
Sydney is the largest and very famous city of Australia. Bondi, Cronulla, Newport, Palm, Collaroy, Avalon, Dee Why, Wattamolla, Clovelly, Mona Vale, Redleaf, Milk beach Vaucluse, Queenscliff, Bondi to Coogee Walk are the famous and beautiful beaches of Sydney city. Harbour Bridge is the largest long-span bridge and highest metal arch bridge on the globe, and the 5th lengthiest spanning-arch bridge according to Guinness Records. The Modern Sydney Fish market is the biggest market of its kind in the Southeast Hemisphere and the 3rd biggest fish market in the World. On Sydney Harbor is the Opera House, its most famous milestone. The building has tall, white concrete towers that look like seashells or the sails of a ship.
Melbourne is the second highest city of Australia and capital in the state of Victoria. Melbourne city centre was well established by founders John Batman and John Pascoe Fawkner in 1835. If you want to go Melbourne for tour or visit, here you can observed many special and attractive places like Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium, Botanic Gardens, Melbourne cricket ground, State library of Victoria, Queen Victoria Market, and Melbourne Zoo, and eureka tower are the best places for the visits so don’t forget these places and attraction of Melbourne during your tour.
The Great Barrier Reef is known as biggest coral deposit in the world