One of my favourite past-times is driving and exploring with my husband (and my dog). In WikiAnswers, I am constantly "On the wallaby". Passionate about all things Australian, I roam all over WikiAnswers, answering questions that have the remotest connection to Australiana ... and some that don't ... as my interests are far and wide.
Fraser Island is located in the South Pacific Ocean, off thesoutheast Queensland coast of Australia. It is near Hervey Bay andMaryborough, and about 200 km north of the Queens…land capital cityof Brisbane. (MORE)
She is a Human who Can hold her breath really long and dive really deep without any equipment. To go faster she had a tail maid, like a mermaid.....SHES A MERMAID! Hannah Fra…ser is a professional mermaid, who creates her own functional yet highly exquisite artistic mermaid tails. Her passion began at an early age when she created her first tail at age 9, and she is rumoured to be the first freelance professional mermaid in the world. Working in film and television for many years, Hannah's speciality has evolved into underwater mermaid performance. She has featured in short films,music videos, advertising campaigns, photo shoots, environmental docos, large scale events, aquariums, and parties around the globe. She recently appeared in the Oscar award winning film, 'The Cove', and stars in an upcoming tv special risking her life to swim with Great White Sharks! Hannah has trained to hold her breath for minutes at a time and can swim to depths of over 30 feet. A passionate environmentalist, Hannah has also traveled the world speaking at events and conventions about her experiences swimming with great white sharks, humpback whales, seals, dolphins, turtles, manta rays, and other marine life to inspire people to conserve the Ocean environment. Definitely a crowd pleaser in any situation, Hannah is a great asset at any event or for any campaign, adding a distinctive and unique creative and magical flair. Welcome to the mermaid website: hannahfraser.com or hannahmermaid.com featuring many photos and videos.(MORE)
She received a 10 year ban from the Australian Swimming Union for alleged misbehavior at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. Her alleged offenses included marching in the 1964 …Games opening ceremonies against team wishes and stealing the Olympic flag from the Japanese Emperor's palace. Information found on www.olympic.org states that she did indeed steal the flag from the palace and was subsequently arrested. The ban was lifted after four years but by then she had retired. (MORE)
latitude is 38.8468 SE and longitude 73.7472 W === Answer #2: Even if you change the longitude tag in the first answer to ' E ', the coordinates given in the answer ma…rk a point in the Indian Ocean that's almost 4,600 miles distant from the nearest point on Fraser Island. (If you leave it ' W ' as posted, then the point is in the south Pacific Ocean off the west coast of Chile, about 7,000 miles from Fraser.) The Orchid Beach Airport, on the northeast shore of Fraser Island, is located at 24.960° south latitude 153.315° east longitude. (MORE)