Australia is located in Oceania between the ocean Pacific and the ocean Indian. Australia is the biggest island than the world. The weather of this country is hot in summer and cold in winter. This population is about 21 million (twenty-one million) inhabitants and this area is about 7 690 000 km² (seven million, six hundred and ninety thousand kilometers square). Therefore, this population density is less to 3 inhabitants for kilometers square. The capital of this country is Canberra and the principal cities are Sydney and Melbourne.
II Animals, Plants
The animals that live in Australia are mainly kangaroos or koalas.
The plants of the Australia are sugar cane, wheat, fruits, vegetables, barley and sugar. The farmers Australian have rearing of sheep and poultry.
III Economy, Resources
The money of Australia is the Australian dollar (AU$). Australia is a country rich.
The resources are insured thanks to production of sugar cane, wheat, fruits, vegetables, barley and sugar; tourists and petroleum.
IV People, Culture
Tina ARENA is a singer Australian and Nicole KIDMAN is an actress Australian. This two people are famous celebrities of Australia.
Australians have an important place for the cinema, the literature, the music and the background aborigine.
V History, Government
The first inhabitants of Australia were the Aborigines, who migrated there at least 40 000 (forty thousand) years ago from Southeast Asia. There may have been between a half million to a full million Aborigines at the time of European settlement; today about 350 000 (three hundred and fifty thousand) live in Australia. Dutch, Portuguese and Spanish ships sighted Australia in the 17th century; the Dutch landed at the Gulf of Carpentaria in 1606 (one thousand and six hundred six. The British arrived in 1688 (one thousand and six hundred eighty-eight) in Australia.
Today the government of Australia is a parliamentary constitutional monarchy and this national