Impossible to miss it. Somewhere in Oceania,
between the Pacific and Indian Ocean.
of square kilometres (sixth biggest country
in the world).
bordering Australia: None found yet!
of the Coast:
only 25.760 km
Sea: 12 nautical
miles or something around 20 Km.
Zone: 200 nautical
miles or something around 300 Km.
perfect in Queensland, crazy in
Melbourne, hell in the deserts, cold to
moderate in Tasmania, hot and humid in the
North, OK in Sydney, and red hot and blue in
plain with some
mountains by the East and South East.
Lake Eyre - 15 meters below sea level.
Kosciuszko 2.229 meters.
bauxite, gold. copper, silver, uranium,
nickel, tungsten, lead, zinc, diamond, oil,
natural gas (not including
from the sheep...).
cyclones, droughts (the driest country), and
million (dec 2013).
a 14 years 19 % / 5
a 64 years 67 % / Above
the cape (65 years) 14 %.
growth: 1.8 % per year (2013).
3.3 in 1000 born.
Average: 80 years ( men: 77 - women:
1.9 Australians per woman.
caucasians 92%, asians 7%, aborigines and
Anglicans: 26.1%, catholic roman:
26%, christian: 24.3%, others:
100% above 15 years of age.
System: democratic parliamentary,
division: 6 States: New
South Wales- Queensland - Victoria - South
Australia - West Australia - Tasmania. 2
Territories: Northern Territory and
Australian Capital Territory (ACT)
Islands of Ashmore, Cartier,
Christmas, Cocos, Coral Sea, Heard, McDonald
1 of January of 1901.
Day: 26 of January (national holiday)
18 years, universal and compulsory
parties: Australian Democrats,
Australian Labour Party, Country Labour Party,
Australian Greens, Liberal Party, National
Party, One Nation Party.
3 % in one year ( 2014)
Australian Dollar (AUD)
& Exportat: Total value of
exports: $210,7 trillion Primary exports - coal, iron ore, gold, meat, wool, alumina, wheat, machinery and transport.
Total value of imports: $200,4 trillion
Primary imports machinery, transport equipment, computers, office machines,
telecom. equipment and parts, crude oil and petroleum products
$ $ 1 513 542 (2014)
Capita: $ 43.000 Dollars per year
per inhabitant 2013
Flag - shows the Southern Cross
constellation plus Commonwealth Star .
Emblem- The natives animals Kangaroo and
Emu are standing on a
Acacia tree holding the Coat of Arms and
supporting a shield decorated with the
emblem of the 6 states.
Let us rejoice
For we are young and free
We've golden soil
And wealth for toil
Our home is girt by sea.
Our land abounds
In nature's gifts
Of beauty right and rare
In history's page
Let every stage
Advance Australia Fair.
In joyful strains
Then let us sing
Advance Australia Fair