Although Australian cuisine is very diverse and includes many dishes from different cultures, some familiar foods that are popular in Australia are Vegemite, Anzac biscuits, meat pies, chips and fish, fairy bread, grilled meats, Tim Tams and hamburgers with beetroot. Ve...
The box jellyfish is one of the most venomous animals on the planet-- not just in Australia, and the deadliest marine animal known to man. These powerfully venomous jellies are characterized by long, transparent tentacles that have millions of venom-carrying, harpoon li...
The Australian mainland is a single country, officially the Commonwealth of Australia. Neighboring countries in Oceania include New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Fiji and Samoa.
Australian shepherd puppies are intelligent and easy to train. They are an active breed and enjoy daily exercise. These puppies excel at agility courses, herding and obedience training.
As of September 2014, the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade reports that the clothing of the Australian people is very diverse. Few places in Australia have a dress code, and there are no laws regarding clothing, official dress code or national dress.
Central Australia is home to zebra finches. These little birds are distributed across Australia. Their habitat spans almost the entire continent. They do, however, avoid the extreme northern and southern parts of the continent and the island of Tasmania due to their cli...
Australia is home, or the birth country, to many famous people, including the actresses Nicole Kidman, Cate Blanchett and Portia de Rossi and actors Hugh Jackman, Geoffrey Rush, Liam Helmsworth, Chris Hemsworth and Eric Bana. Famous Australian musicians include Keith Ur...