1. GEOGRAPHY1.1 LOCATION:Australia is an island of Ocenaia’s continent. It isthe world’s sixth-largest country.
1.2 CLIMATE:The driest inhabited continent, only its South-Eastand South-West corners have a temperate climate.
1.3 CITIES
1.4 ENVIRONMENTFLORA:
FAUNA: Australia is home to many dangerous animalsincluding some of the most venomous snakes and spiders inthe world.
2. DEMOGRAPHICS2.1POPULATIONPopulation: 2.000.000 persons (around)2.2 Language:Australia Language: Australia doesn’t have ...
2.4 RELIGIONAustralia has no state religion.
2.5 FLAGThe Australian flag is blue with the Union Flag in thecorner
2.6 ETHNIC GROUPSAustralia’s population is heterogeneous. ,descendants of the conquering English whocolonized the island.
3. ECONOMY3.1 CurrencyAustralian dollars.
3.2 NATURAL RESOURCESAustralia has a higher income than the U.K.,Germany, France, Canada, Japan and the USA .
4. HISTORY40,000 BC: the first aborigines arrive from South-East Asia. By 20.000 BC they have spreadthroughout the mainlan...
1788: British Navy captain Arthur Phillip founds apenal settlement at Sydney.
1829: Colony of Western Australia established atPerth by Captain James Stirling.
1836: South Australia established , with Adelaide asits capital.
1850s: Gold is found at several locations leading togold rushes throughout the decade.1856: Australia becomes the firts co...
1877: Australian and England play the first-evercricket Test match in Melbourne.1901: The country is unified. The Commonwe...
1911: Canberra is founded and designated as thecapital.
5.CULTURE,CUSTOMS ANDLANDMARKSThe culture of Australia is essentially a Westernculture influenced by geography of the Aust...
January: a few days after the vessels reachMelbourne to Hobart Yacht RaceFebruary : in Tasmania it takes place the mostimp...
The most important landmarks of Australia are:* Sidney
* Tasmania
•   Ayers Rock.
•   Lake Eyre.
* Surf : Australia is the most important place topractise surf.
* Aborigines: Indigenous Australians are theoriginal inhabitants of the Australian continent andnearby islands.
6. FOOD ANDDRINKS•   FOOD:   DRINK:
7. MASS          MEDIA AND           CINEMAAustralia’s media scene is creatively, technologicallyand economiclly advance.T...
The adventures of Mckenzie and Alvin Later arecomedys typical of Australia.
7.1 LiteraturePoety was very important. Henry lawson is the mostimportant writer and poets.
SPORTS AND                MUSIC1.SportsRugby is one of the most popular sports in Australia.Cricket is maybe the second mo...
2. MUSICThe most famous type of music in Australia areindigenous music, hard rock, folk music, popularmusic and electric m...
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  1. 1. 1. GEOGRAPHY1.1 LOCATION:Australia is an island of Ocenaia’s continent. It isthe world’s sixth-largest country.
  2. 2. 1.2 CLIMATE:The driest inhabited continent, only its South-Eastand South-West corners have a temperate climate.
  3. 3. 1.3 CITIES
  4. 4. 1.4 ENVIRONMENTFLORA:
  5. 5. FAUNA: Australia is home to many dangerous animalsincluding some of the most venomous snakes and spiders inthe world.
  6. 6. 2. DEMOGRAPHICS2.1POPULATIONPopulation: 2.000.000 persons (around)2.2 Language:Australia Language: Australia doesn’t have an officiallanguage. The national language is English (de facto) 2.3 Government:Australia has a liberal democracy.
  7. 7. 2.4 RELIGIONAustralia has no state religion.
  8. 8. 2.5 FLAGThe Australian flag is blue with the Union Flag in thecorner
  9. 9. 2.6 ETHNIC GROUPSAustralia’s population is heterogeneous. ,descendants of the conquering English whocolonized the island.
  10. 10. 3. ECONOMY3.1 CurrencyAustralian dollars.
  11. 11. 3.2 NATURAL RESOURCESAustralia has a higher income than the U.K.,Germany, France, Canada, Japan and the USA .
  12. 12. 4. HISTORY40,000 BC: the first aborigines arrive from South-East Asia. By 20.000 BC they have spreadthroughout the mainland and Tasmania.
  13. 13. 1788: British Navy captain Arthur Phillip founds apenal settlement at Sydney.
  14. 14. 1829: Colony of Western Australia established atPerth by Captain James Stirling.
  15. 15. 1836: South Australia established , with Adelaide asits capital.
  16. 16. 1850s: Gold is found at several locations leading togold rushes throughout the decade.1856: Australia becomes the firts country tointroduce the secret ballot-or “ Australian ballot”-for elections.
  17. 17. 1877: Australian and England play the first-evercricket Test match in Melbourne.1901: The country is unified. The Commonwealthof Australia comes into being on 1st January
  18. 18. 1911: Canberra is founded and designated as thecapital.
  19. 19. 5.CULTURE,CUSTOMS ANDLANDMARKSThe culture of Australia is essentially a Westernculture influenced by geography of the Australiancontinent.
  20. 20. January: a few days after the vessels reachMelbourne to Hobart Yacht RaceFebruary : in Tasmania it takes place the mostimportant carnival in Oceania.
  21. 21. The most important landmarks of Australia are:* Sidney
  22. 22. * Tasmania
  23. 23. • Ayers Rock.
  24. 24. • Lake Eyre.
  25. 25. * Surf : Australia is the most important place topractise surf.
  26. 26. * Aborigines: Indigenous Australians are theoriginal inhabitants of the Australian continent andnearby islands.
  27. 27. 6. FOOD ANDDRINKS• FOOD: DRINK:
  28. 28. 7. MASS MEDIA AND CINEMAAustralia’s media scene is creatively, technologicallyand economiclly advance.The Australian broadcasting Corporation (ABC)runs national and local public radio and TV.
  29. 29. The adventures of Mckenzie and Alvin Later arecomedys typical of Australia.
  30. 30. 7.1 LiteraturePoety was very important. Henry lawson is the mostimportant writer and poets.
  31. 31. SPORTS AND MUSIC1.SportsRugby is one of the most popular sports in Australia.Cricket is maybe the second most popular practicedsport.Golf is the third sport more practiced
  32. 32. 2. MUSICThe most famous type of music in Australia areindigenous music, hard rock, folk music, popularmusic and electric music.

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