Background picture added (not really green friendly). I also added a wave sound (waves)
80% of people live in New South Wales & Victoria
Government: Federal Parliamentary Democracy and Constitutional Monarchy (most fascinating to me)
Hyperlinks are added as shown
Harbor sounds added. The harbor with the opera house & the gate are such a magnificent symbol of Australia
Emphasis / spin animation added. Felt tip pen mark added to the slideshow.
The largest ‘living’ thing on Earth.
You don’t want to get lost there…;)
Textured background applied (50% dim). I changed font color change for contrast
Action button (return to first slide) added
BTS 152 Australia
Country of 22 million Located on the Southern Hemisphere Language: Australian English Currency: Australian Dollar (AUD) Largest cities: Sydney & Melbourne Culture: Anglo – Celtic WesternAustralia 2
States New South Wales Queensland South Australia Tasmania Victoria Western Australia Territories Northern Territory Australian Capital TerritoryAustralia 3
Human habitation 40,000 + years ago Modern Indigenous Australians - Aboriginals 1606 first recorded European sighting 1770 Claim by British Crown 1788 Jan 26 – Australia Day 1901 Jan 1 – Constitution (Independence) 1907 Commonwealth of Australia 1986 Australia Act – ending British roleAustralia 4
Sydney Great Barrier Reef Gold Coast Tasmania The Outback Kakadu National Park Ayers Rock Great Ocean RoadAustralia 5
Australia is a country and a continent World’s smallest & least populated continent World 6th largest country by area Drive on the left – watch out About 24% of population was born oversees Summer months: December, January, February… Southern Hemishpere Aussie means Australian (but you knew that) National colors: green and gold (but the flag is blue, red & white)Australia 11