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Canberra is the foggiest capital.
Coldest Ovenight Temperature - city and region
The town with the lowest night temperature is Canberra, with Charlotte Pass having the lowest recorded temperature.
Tully in Queensland has the highest rainfall in a year at 4400mm.
Lowest Rainfall and Lowest Point
Lake Eyre SA has lowest rainfall and is the lowest region.
Trams - largest, last
The largest tram network runs in Melbourne and it is also the world's last publicly operated tram system.
Over a lifetime an Australia eats ten tonnes of vegetables.
Australians eat half a tonne of cheese in a lifetime.
Eight tonnes of fruit is eaten over a lifetime by the average Australian.
Longest and Largest Reef
The Barrier Reef is the longest and largest reef in the world.
Australia is the world's largest exporter of Aluminium (bauxite), Black Coal, Diamonds (gem plus industrial) , Lead, Mineral Sands, Refined Zinc, Sheep and Wool.
Second Lowest Population Density
The Population is 6.4 people per square mile, second after Mogolia 4.3.
Of all continents, Australia is the smallest.
The mainland of Australia is the world's largest island.
Australia is the driest inhabited country.
Sixth Largest Nation
Australia is the 6th largest country in the world after Russia, Canada, China, the
United States and Brazil,
Though mining is an important export industry, more Australian land is used for
pubs than mining.
Australians gamble more per head than anywhere else, having a fifth of the
world's poker machines.
Australia is the most urbanized country on Earth with 70 percent of the
population living in coastal cities.
Australians eat 18 cows and 90 sheep during their lives.
During a lifetime an Australian will eat 165,000 eggs.
Australian Men live to 75 years on average, women 84 years.
Melbourne stonemasons gained the world's first 8 hour day in 1856.
The world's longest fence built to stop dingoes is twice as long as the Great Wall of China.
The longest river in Australia is the Murray River 2520kms long.
Lake St Clair is the deepest in Australia.
Australia's largest natural body of water is Lake Eyre, 9500 square kms.
Cloncurry in Queensland recorded the hottest temperature in Australia, 53 degrees Centigrade.
The highest peak on the Australian mainland is Mount Kosciusko NSW, 2230 m.
Largest Island in Australia
Tasmania is the largest island in Australia.
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During the Depression a "Swagman" would carry his belongings in a bag called "Matilda", over his shoulder, on a stick, as he made his way across the land seeking employment. This was called "Waltzing Matilda". It is the essence of Australian Culture.
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MULTICULTURAL EVENTS & GROUPS
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Calendar of ethnic and multi-cultural events in New South Wales. culture
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Multicultural performers provide enjoyable entertainment. culture
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The Multicultural Council of Tasmania is non-government. culture
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A state action plan to incorporate diversity among ethnic groups. culture
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AUSTRALIAN RECORDS AND FACTS
AUSTRALIAN STYLE INVENTIONS
INTERESTING AUSTRALIAN FACTS
It was illegal to swim on Australian beaches until 1902.
The secret ballot was introduced to the world by Henry Chapman of Melbourne in 1855.
Women's Right to Vote
Australia was the second country to give women the right to vote in 1902.
Illegal Opening of Sydney Harbour Bridge
Francis De Groot cut the ribbon on the Sydney Harbour Bridge in 1932 on horseback, with a sword, before it was opened by John T. Lang.
Drinking Alcohol Daily
Sir John Robertson, five times premier of New South Wales, drank a pint of rum every morning for 35 years.
Prime Minister Drowns
Australia lost Prime Minister Harold Holt when he went for a swim in the sea. The mystery has never been solved.
A hairy man/animal known as a Yowie apparently wanders in the Australian bush, Australia's Bigfoot.
By the late 19th century 40 percent of white Australians were convicts.
Megafauna. Aboriginals came to Australia about 50 thousand years ago. Anthropologists call Aboriginals gracile. Megafauna like large wombats, rhino, flightless birds, lizards and meat eating kangaroos lived alongside Aboriginals before becoming extint 20-30 thousand years ago. A theory holds that Aboriginals killed off megafauna because megafauna and human bones were found together. Tasmanian Aboriginals had a different origin than mainland Aboriginals. They could not start fire but fought over access to it. Aboriginals 40,000 years ago lived alongside Marree Man, a man-like bearded creature that walked upight.
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