Major cities : Brisbane, Gold Coast, Moreton Bay, Canberra (Capital) and Sunshine Coast.
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Australia Information

ISO 3166-1AU - AUS - 036
NATO country codeAS - AUS
FIPS 10-4 codeAS
Continent /
Australia CapitalCanberra
Name of the inhabitantsAustralian
Australia National anthemAdvance Australia Fair
Australia National Day26 January
Australia Currency Australian dollar (AUD)
Australia 10 %
Australia Calling code+61
Australia Country domain code .au
Australia Vehicle registration plateAUS
Traveling direction Left
Time zone UTC +6:30, +7:00, +8:00, +9:30, +10:00, +10:30, +11:30
International organizationUnited Nations
Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
Commonwealth of Nations
Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation

Australia Head of state

QueenÉlisabeth II (1952)
Governor-GeneralPeter Cosgrove (2014)
Prime ministerMalcolm Turnbull (2015)

Australia Religion

  1. Christianity 76 %
  2. Other 24 %

Australia Data

Area7,686,850 km² (2,967,909 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants21,723,000 population (2008) Chart
Population Density 2.8 /km² (7.3 /sq mi)
Length of coastline25,760 km
Life expectancy81.9 Year (2010)
Average years of schooling 12.0 Year (2010)
Human Development Index 0.937 (2010)
Gross domestic product854 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 3.3 %
40,345 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)756 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
35,707 US$ per capita
Unemployment4.6 % of labor force (2008) Chart
Inflation2.9 % (2008) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: AAA (Stable, 20 February 2012)
  • Fitch: AAA (Stable, 29 November 2011)
  • Moody's: Aaa (Stable, 5 August 2011)
  • Dagong: AAA (Stable, 11 July 2010)

Australia Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Natural gas
  2. Coal
  3. Copper
  4. Lead
  5. Zinc
  6. Bauxite
  7. Nickel
  8. Uranium
  9. Gold
  10. Tin
  11. Tungsten
  12. Silver
  13. Iron
  14. Rare earth elements
  15. Diamond
  16. Mineral sands

Australia Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Wheat
  2. Fruits
  3. Barley
  4. Sheep
  5. Cattle
  6. Sugarcane
  7. Poultry

Australia State

Australia Map

Australia Climate

  1. Oceanic climate 25 %
  2. Humid subtropical climate 20 %
  3. Mediterranean climate 13 %
  4. Semi-arid climate 11 %
  5. Mediterranean climate 11 %
  6. Semi-arid climate 8.5 %
  7. Arid 5.1 %
  8. Tropical savanna climate 4.8 %
  9. Monsoon 0.53 %
  10. Tropical rainforest climate 0.53 %
  11. Tropical savanna climate 0.35 %
  12. Humid subtropical climate 0.35 %

Australia Weather (Canberra)

Australia Electricity

Voltage230 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : I
Power socketPower socket : I

Airport Australia

Sydney AirportMelbourne AirportBrisbane Airport
Perth AirportAdelaide AirportGold Coast Airport
Cairns AirportCanberra International Airport

Australia Car Hire

Australia Hotel

Hotel Quest Spring Hill Business ApartmentsQuest Spring Hill Business Apartments

Boasting free Wi-Fi and a private balcony or patio, Quest Spring Hill Apartments are just 5 minutes’ walk from Brisbane Central Station. Free covered parking is available on site... view more
$AU 189
Hotel ibis Adelaideibis Adelaide

Opening in August 2014, ibis Adelaide offers a restaurant, a bar and a fitness centre. All rooms offer a flat-screen TV and a refrigerator. It is 5 minutes’ walk from Rundle Mall, Adelaide Convention Centre and Parliament House... view more
Hotel Metropolitan Motor InnMetropolitan Motor Inn

Just 5 minutes’ walk from Central Train Station, Metropolitan Motor Inn offers rooms with a TV and refrigerator. Most rooms offer free Wi-Fi and free cable channels... view more
$AU 99
Hotel Oaks LureOaks Lure

Nelson Bay
Oaks Lure Apartments is located in the centre of Nelson Bay and offers self-contained apartments within walking distance of the unspoiled waters of Port Stephens, the marina, restaurants and shops... view more
$AU 154
Hotel Lychee Tree Holiday ApartmentsLychee Tree Holiday Apartments

Port Douglas
Lychee Tree Holiday Apartments offer high quality and affordable 1 and 2 bedroom apartments within walking distance of all Port Douglas has to offer. Stroll to the beach, or laze by the pool... view more
$AU 109
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Australia Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 26Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 147163187497
WinterParticipation : 19Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 55515
TotalParticipation : 45Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 152168192512
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