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Australia is the only nation that occupies a whole continent. It s an island of 5.5 million sguare kilometers . It is the second largest country in the world after Russia, Canada, China, the United States of America and Brazil.

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Australia is the only nation that occupies a whole continent.

It s an island of 5.5 million sguare kilometers.

It is the second largest country in the world after Russia, Canada,

China, the United States of America and Brazil.

It s located to the south of Asia, between the Pacific and Indian

oceans.

Australia is situated in the northern hemisphere.

Australia has a population of about 10 million people.

50 per cent of the population live in its 10 largest cities.

Canberra is the capital of America.

It is the biggest city.

People from about 200 nations live there.


The Aborigines , the Australian natives, represent about 1.5 per cent of

the population.

Australia s official language is German.

In 1984 Australia officially adopted green and gold as its national

colours.

Australia s best-known animals are the kangaroo, the koala and the

bingo (a wild dog).

There are 50 species of kangaroo.

The emu is the most interesting bird in Australia.

The kangaroo and emu can be seen on Australia s coat of arms.


Australia is the only nation that occupies a whole continent.T

It s an island of 5.5 million sguare kilometers. F

It is the second largest country in the world after Russia, Canada,

China, the United States of America and Brazil.F

It s located to the south of Asia, between the Pacific and Indian

oceans.T

Australia is situated in the northern hemisphere.F

Australia has a population of about 10 million people.F

50 per cent of the population live in its 10 largest cities.F

Canberra is the capital of America.F

It is the biggest city.F

People from about 200 nations live there.T


The Aborigines , the Australian natives, represent about 1.5 per cent of

the population. T

Australia s official language is German. F

In 1984 Australia officially adopted green and gold as its national

colours. T

Australia s best-known animals are the kangaroo, the koala and the

dingo (a wild dog). T

There are 50 species of kangaroo. T

The emu is the most interesting bird in Australia. T

The kangaroo and emu can be seen on Australia s coat of arms. T


Welcome to Australia

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What Do You Know about Australia?

- What is the capital of Australia?

a. Sydney b. Melbournec. Canberra

- Which city is the oldest and largest?

a. Canberra b. Sydney c. Darwin

- Which is a popular Australian animal?

a. bear b. kangaroo c. fox

- Who are the Australian natives

a. Eskimos b. Aborigines c. Indians

- Who discovered Australia?

a. Columbus b. Captain Cook c. Lewis and Clark

- What is the official Language in Australia?

a. English b. German c. Spain


Australia is situated south of Asia, between the Pacific and the Indian Oceans. Australia is a continent, a country and an island at the same time. Australia is located in the southern hemisphere.


Some facts

The capital of Australia is Canberra.

Europeans settled in Australia in 1788.

The koala, kangaroo and emu are all popular animals.

You can see the kangaroo and emu on the Australian coat of arms.

Sydney is Australian’s oldest and largest city.

The Aborigenes are the Australian natives.

Captain Cook discovered Australia.

Australia is not city.It is a country,an island and a continent.

Approximately 200 nationalities live in Australia.

English is the official language in Australia.

Australians celebrate Christmas in summer.


Captain James Cook discovered Australia in 1770. He was sent to discover the huge land that many people believed was south of the equator. He landed south of present day Sydney in New South Wales. He claimed this part of the land for the King of England.

In 1851 gold was discovered about 300 km west of Sydney. People rushed to the gold fields to find their fortunes. This attracted robbers called bushrangers.


Aborigines

The Aborigines are the Australian natives that had been living there for thousands of years before the first Europeans came to Australia.


The flag of Australia is the only one to fly over a whole continent. The small Union Jack represents the historical link with Britain, the large seven-pointed star represents the six States and Territories, and the small stars from the Southern Cross.

Australia's coat of arms – the official emblem of the Australian Government – was granted by George V in 1912. The arms consist of a shield containing the badges of the six states. The supporters are native Australian fauna – a kangaroo and an emu.


Canberra is the capital of Australia. It is very young city.

Canberra

Capitol Hill

Canberra Fountain


Sydney

Capital of New South Wales. Leading industrial city.

Sydney AMP Tower

St. Maria Cathedral

The Harbour Bridge

Sydney

Opera House


Capital of Victoria. The world’s most livable city.

Old House

Melbourne

Melbourne Bridge

TrainStation


Capital of Queensland. It is a year-round vocation place.

Brisbane

Brisbane Skyscrapers

Brisbane Bridge

Brisbane


Capital of South Australia. A pretty and industrial city.

Gold Beach

Adelaide

Victoria Square Fountain

Adelaide


Capital of Western Australia. One of the best climates in Australia..

Perth Skyscrapers

Perth

King’s Park


Bay of Fires

Hobart

Capital of island-state Tasmania. Winters are very cold..

Lavender Farm

Remarkable Cave

Coles Bay


Natinal Parks


Great Barrier Reef

It’s the world’s largest coral reef). It stretches along the east coast of Queensland.


Australians really love nature. They try to protect their nature and their animals.


Fill in the blanks with the verbs using the above text

Captain Cook ________ land for the King of England.

The English government _________ people by sending them to prison.

Captain Arthur Phillip __________ eleven ships to Australia.

People ________ to the gold fields to find their fortunes.

In 1931 Australia _________ independence from Great Britain.

Commanded, claimed, gained, punished, rushed.


Captain Cook claimed land for the King of England.

The English government punished people by sending them to prison.

Captain Arthur Phillip commanded eleven ships to Australia.

People rushed to the gold fields to find their fortunes.

In 1931 Australia gained independence from Great Britain.


Fill in the blanks with the verbs using the above text

Australia _______ in the southern hemisphere.

The capital of Australia ______ Canberra.

Tasmania ________ from the continent of Australia.

The Olympic games ______ in Melbourne in 1956.

About a quarter of the population _____ overseas.

Was born, is called, were held, is located, is separated.


Australia is located in the southern hemisphere.

The capital of Australia is called Canberra.

Tasmania is separated from the continent of Australia.

The Olympic games were held in Melbourne in 1956.

About a quarter of the population was born overseas.


- What is the capital of Australia?

a. Sydney b. Melbourne c. Canberra

- Which city is the oldest and largest?

a. Canberra b. Sydney c. Darwin

- Which is a popular Australian animal?

a. bear b. kangaroo c. fox

- Who are the Australian natives?

a. Eskimos b. Aborigines c. Indians

- Who discovered Australia?

a. Columbus b. Captain Cook c. Lewis and Clark

- What is the official Language in Australia?

a. English b. German c. Spain

Try again


Match the name of provinces with the names of it's capitals

Queensland

Hobart

Western Australia

Melbourne

Sydney

Tasmania

Perth

Victoria

Brisbane

South Australia

Adelaide

New South Wales


Adelaide

South Australia

Melbourne

Victoria

Sydney

New South Wales

Brisbane

Queensland

Perth

Western Australia

Hobart

Tasmania


Tell about Australia using the chart

  • Geographical location: … south of Asia, between … and … Oceans. …in the southern hemisphere.

  • Capital: …

  • Total area: … square kilometres.

  • Population: …people.

  • Native Australians: …

  • Principal towns: … Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane.

  • Animals: …

  • National emblems: …


The capital of Australia is Canberra.

Europeans settled in Australia in 1788.

The koala, kangaroo and emu are all popular animals.

You can see the kangaroo and emu on the Australian coat of arms.

Sydney is Australian’s oldest and largest city.

The Aborigenes are the Australian natives.

Captain Cook discovered Australia.

Australia is not city.It is a country,an island and a continent.

Approximately 200 nationalities live in Australia.

English is the official language in Australia.

Australians celebrate Christmas in summer.


Test your memory

1.Tropical climate. Population 70,000.Capital of Northern Territory

2.Tropical climate makes this city a year-round vacation place.

3.An industrial city. Population about 1 million.

4.Australia s oldest and largest city.

5.Capital of Australian island-state of Tasmania. Cold

winters.

6.Capital of Australia.

7.2nd largest city of Australia. Hosted 1956 Olympics.

8.It has one of the best climates in Australia. Capital of.

Western Australia.

Perth Melbourne, Canberra, Hobart,,, Sydney Adelaide, Brisbane,. Darwin


YOUR HOME TASK WILL BE:

1.TO MAKE DIALOGIES ABOUT AUSTRALIA

2.ASK GUESTIONS ABOUT AUSTRALIA

THANK YOUR FOR YOU WORK!

HAVE A GOOD DAY!


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