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  1. Australia • Same size as U.S. • Similar Culture • English • Cowboys • Wild West • Down Under • Seasons reversed

  2. Temperate in the South • Semi-Tropical in the North • Desert in the Outback • Desert in the Southwest • Winter - May thru September • Rainy Season - December & January • Tourist Season - April & October

  3. Great Barrier Reef Great Sandy Desert

  4. Island Continent • One-Nation Continent • Great Dividing Range • Fertile Coast land • Table land • Lake Eyre basin • Deserts

  5. History • Aborigines • 1787 - British Penal Colony • 1800’s - Free Settlers / 6 Colonies • 1901 - Commonwealth of Australia • British Royal Family

  6. New South Wales • Victoria • Tasmania • South Australia • Western Australia • Northern Territory • Queensland

  7. Tourism • First Rate Infrastructure • Well-developed Attractions • Friendly people • Comfortable for Western Travelers • Outdoor Activities • Nightlife • Unique Wildlife • Beaches

  8. NSW • Sydney (SYD) • biggest city • Harbor • Opera House • 2000 Olympics • Canberra • Capital City • Parliament house

  9. Sydney

  10. Victoria • Melbourne (MEL) • Koala Sanctuary • Penquins

  11. Koala Bear

  12. Victoria

  13. Victoria

  14. Temperate / European Sparsely populated Tasmanian Devil Tasmania

  15. Tasmanian Devil

  16. Tasmania -- Port Arthur

  17. Tasmania

  18. South Australia • Coober Pedy • Opal Mines

  19. South Australia

  20. Termite Mound

  21. Western Australia • Perth (PER) • Beaches • Nightlife

  22. Northern Territory • Outback • Alice Springs • Ayers Rock • Kangaroos • Darwin • Kakadu Nat’l Park • Platypus

  23. Ayers Rock

  24. Kangaroo

  25. Platypus

  26. Queensland • Cairns (CNS) • Brisbane (BNE) • Great Barrier Reef

  27. Cairns

  28. Great Barrier Reef

  29. Great Barrier Reef

  30. Great Barrier Reef

  31. Culture • Chicago with an accent • Warm, friendly, informal • Dislike Pretensions • Mate • Like to argue • Appreciate Punctuality • Appreciate Humor