What is the name for the most famous type of sheep in Australia?
Probably merino, a breed of sheep that originated in Spain. They produce very fine wool, but are not tolerant of wet country - not usually a problem in Aus.
Matthew Flinders is arguably most famous for being the first to circumnavigate the Australian continent. Between December 1801 and June 1803, Flinders charted the entire coastline of Australia. Australia was previously known as New Holland, and Flinders first proposed the name "Terra Australis", which became "Australia", the name adopted in 1824.
Heck no!!! The goat's scientific name is caprine. Their tails go up and are not docked. They are browsers. Most goats have horns. A male goat is called a buck. A female goat is called a doe. A baby goat is called a kid. Most goats are raised for their meat or milk. The sheep's scientific name is ovine. Their tails go down and (for 99% of the breeds) are docked. They are grazers. Most…