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Where is South Australia located in Australia?

South Australia is a state of Australia, bordered on the west by Western Australia, in the north by the Northern Territory, in the east by Queensland, New South Wales and Vict (MORE)

Why did they name Australia Australia?

The name "Australia" comes from the Latin term Terra Australis meaning "land of the south". Often known as Terra Australis Incognita, i.e. "the unknown land of the South", it (MORE)

Did Australia start from prisoners from Australia?

Whilst the Dutch are credited with the discovery of Australia, they did not choose to colonise it. Seventeen years after English seaman James Cook named the eastern half of Au (MORE)

Is the Australia beach in Tasmania Australia?

There is no "Australia Beach". Australia is an island continent, so there are brilliant beaches around much of its coastline. Tasmania does have some beaches, yes, but there a (MORE)

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Where is Australia?

Australia is located in the southern hemisphere: that is why it is sometimes called "Down Under". The Australian continent is positioned between the Pacific and the Indian Oce (MORE)

Helpful Swimming Tips for Dogs

Swimming, for dogs, is a natural ability, and most dogs are ready to jump right in the pool with the rest of the family and dog paddle around the pool easily. Some dogs may ha (MORE)

When did they call Australia Australia?

1824. The name "Australia" was first proposed by sea explorer Matthew Flinders in the early 1800s, as part of the full name Terra Australis, meaning Southern Land. The actual (MORE)

Why was Australia named Australia?

The name "Australia" was first proposed by sea explorer Matthew Flinders in the early 1800s, as part of the full name Terra Australis, meaning Southern Land. The actual name " (MORE)

What do people do in Australia on Australia day?

Australia day is a public holiday. People generally have a BBQ with some friends or family for breakfast/lunch/dinner or even all three!! Most people hit up the beach or the p (MORE)

What can you do in Australia?

Fraser island climb the sydney harbour bridge botony bay kings canyon outback brisbane melbourne sydney opra house view from sydney tower tallest building in sydney caines gre (MORE)