Interesting Facts About Australia
Australians have been happiest people in the world ranked many times.
So let's take a trip to the sunny country for about 50,000 years before the first British settlement in the late 18th century Australia was inhabited by Indigenous Australians the population is twenty-four million and the density is among the lowest in the world.
Australia is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent the island of Tasmania and many smaller islands although half of the territory of the continent is deserts not suitable to live and in the eastern part of the country the climate is more favorable, and that's where 90% of the population lives mainly in the cities.
let's take a look at the major cities of Australia, Sydney is one of Australia's largest and most expensive cities to live in with a population of almost 5 million people best known for its harbor front Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge the economy of Sydney makes up 25% of the country's economy Melbourne the second the largest city in Australia.
The tram network of which is the largest in the world with a length of 254 kilometers, at the city center is the modern Federation square development with plazas bars and restaurants by the Yarra River in 2016.The Economist magazine named Melbourne as the most comfortable city for the 6th time in a row Brisbane Brisbane is famous for skyscrapers parks and universities.
The city is a popular tourist destination serving as a gateway to the state of Queensland, particularly to the Gold Coast and the Sunshine Coast by far the largest minority is Asian Australians Canberra.
Canberra is the capital of Australia following a long dispute over whether Sydney or Melbourne should be the national capital here is where the government of Australia is located today, earth the only major city on the west coast it has beautiful nature and miles of pristine beaches the downside, of course, is the fact that it's sold far away from other major cities of the East Coast Australia is a warm country and its size gives it a wide variety of landscapes with tropical rainforests in the Northeast mountain ranges in the southeast and deserts in the center.
It is the flattest continent with the oldest, and least fertile soils the contrary to the rest of the world where it's warm in the south and cold in the north, in Australia, it's conversely so winter begins in June and summer begins in December there's also this joke about Australian map being upside down so their countries at the top and the rest of the world is at the bottom the history of the settling of the continent was anything but peaceful the first settlers were English prisoners and they began to come to Australia in the 1780s,
From this moment the problems of the native people of Australia began local population was given special reservations, and only half a century ago they were given the rights of regular citizens, many of them still live without knowing written language the English language, and modern technology most of them find employment.
Mostly in the tourism industry but today, the Aussies are very diverse different skin colors and eyes in 2016 more than a quarter of Australia's population were born overseas following the abolition of the White Australia Policy in 1973 many government initiatives have been creating to encourage and encourage racial harmony based on a policy of multicultural, today the idea of justice and equality for all is dominant.
The main language is English of course, and other popular languages are Italian, Chinese, and Greek in Australia you will find animals that cannot be found anywhere else on the planet, koala kangaroo emu platypus and interestingly, there are no monkeys on the continent, but also Straley is known as a country inhabited by the wildest and deadly animals like snakes, spiders jellyfish as well as sharks and crocodiles.
Luckily, if you stay in the city you have nothing to worry about because most of these live in the wild as Trillium Sun is merciless so, it is necessary to use sun safety at all times Australia is the parched inhabited continent on earth and among the world's highest consumers of water.
So in some states, there are certain restrictions on the use of water for example in Tasmania Washington car is permitted using a bucket of water and not using the hose agriculture contributes 3 percent of Australia's GDP the outback is the colloquial name for the vast and populated and mainly arid areas that comprise Australia's interior and remote coasts highways and Australia are normally high capacity roads managed by state and territory government agencies.
Australia's road network is well developed, the total length of roads about 1 million kilometers of which 3000 kilometers is motorways Australians drive on the left side of the road, and the majority of vehicles have the steering wheel on the right side kangaroos are responsible for about 90 percent of collisions between vehicles and animals in Australia although most are not serious in Australia you'll find lawn trucks that reach the length of 100 meters these highway Giants are cold Road trains.
Australia has its production of cars, for example, Halden which is a division of Chevrolet, the city transport is well developed, but you will not find a subway here but high-speed city trains instead Australia has the world's 13th largest economy and ninth-highest per capita income
Australia is a rich country it generates its income from many sources including mining-related exports telecommunications banking and manufacturing patriotism was behind one of the better-known marketing campaigns in recent decades to buy,
Australian made products Australian has traditionally been away from most of the world's and rests, and such indifference to the international events is understandable everything is so far away then that time of flight from Sydney to London is 21 hours and 22 to New York the country enjoys a high standard of living an average salary of over three thousand dollars a month.
That's why most people are not obsessed with a career the druthers spend time outside with their family or go surfing you will meet more interested people, in surfing and drinking beer than thinking about becoming a millionaire or are making the world a better place in Australia they have a skilled migration program a lot of people come here to study, and then they stay here to work.
The cost of a trip to the cinema is about twenty dollars dinner for two in the restaurant is on average about sixty dollars and combo at a McDonald's is $1 tickets to the famous Sydney Opera House can exceed 300 dollars the Australian dollar is made of thin plastic so bills are very durable extra Leah has one of the most expensive thousand Sydney has the second least affordable housing in the world also,
Australia is famous for its big houses actually though they're the largest in the world the average area of new housing is 214 square meters or 89 square meters per person Australia attracts tourists with its countless national parks and around 10,000 beaches with white silky sand and great food the wide choice of restaurants the cuisine from all the countries of the world.
Australia is a paradise for food lovers, roast lamb rules as Australia's national dish Vegemite is a thick black Australian food spread made from leftover Brewer's East extract with various vegetable, and spice additives and of course, the world-famous beer fosters the pride of every Australian menu is also fresh seafood and exotic fruit and yes kangaroo meat is used for food, however, the Australians themselves don't care too much for kangaroo meat, so about 70 % of it is exported.
Australia has a distinct coffee culture, and it's often cited as being one of the best developed and vibrant in the world the development of the coffee industry has grown not from coffee chains but through independent cafes born out of early Greek and Italian immigration since the early 20th century and restaurants usually they tip 5 to 10 percent and if you don't do that no one will chase you.
Australia is this very smart loving country going to the gym jogging doing yoga and surfing ride the bike is incredibly popular most people try to stay fit the average life expectancy is one of the highest in the world at about 83 years national sport is cricket also popular football tennis swimming and of course surfing surface from all over the world have long considered Australia their second home having visited Australia.
Once, you will fall in love with it forever what do you guys think about Australia and what interest in facts can you share thank you for Reading.