-Much of the area of Australia is considered "Outback"


- Fiji is part of Australia (no, Fiji is a separate group of islands off the north-east coast of Australia)

-Australia is both a continent and a country


-Australia has kangaroos


-Crocodile Hunter was from Australia


- Australians have a different accent from us.

- "nemo" was from Australia

- Arnold Schwarzenegger was from Australia (He is Austrian, not Australian)

- Lots of wildlife in Australia

- Lots of beaches in Australia

- The weather is hot


- Sylvester Stallone is from Australia (He is American)

- There were many cannibals there (no we haven't had cannibals here)

- Low population in Australia (We have a population of about 21 million people)

- Lots of desert in Australia

- There are koala bears in Australia (They are marsupials, not bears)

- Outback is dangerous

- Australia is an island, surrounded by oceans

- Rugby is popular (There are 2 types of rugby - Rugby League and Rugby Union)

- The capital is Sydney (The capital city of Australia is Canberra)

- There is an Olympic team from Australia

- Soccer is a popular sport there.

- Soccer is called "football" there

- They say "mate" a lot.

- They use boomerangs. (The Indigenous Aboriginals use them, but not all the time)

- Ritual dances

- They live in huts (We live in houses, apartments and units, just like you)

- Aborigines live in the Outback (They also live with in the cities)

- Agriculture is important.

- Wine is important

- Sydney Opera House is an important landmark.

- Seasons are opposite ours.

- They are 12 hours ahead of us.

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