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Australia Day Activities Melbourne
July 7, 2018

Australia Day Activities Melbourne

Government House open to the public Victoria’s Government House - one of the State’s major cultural and historic assets - was open to the public as part of the 2017 Australia Day celebrations. The Honourable Linda Dessau, AC, Governor of Victoria, and Mr Anthony Howard QC, invited community members to visit the house and its extensive gardens from 9.30 am to…

Why is Australia Called Down under?
May 26, 2018

Why is Australia Called Down under?

Capital : Canberra Population: 20, 090, 437 Location: Oceania, continent between the Indian Ocean and the South Pacific Ocean Climate :generally arid to semiarid; temperate in south and east; tropical in north Terrain:mostly low plateau with deserts; fertile plain in southeast National holiday:Australia Day, 26 January (1788) Festivals Celebrated: Australia Day…

Visas to visit Australia
April 25, 2018

Visas to visit Australia

Do I need a visa to enter Australia? Unless you are an Australian or New Zealand citizen, you will need a valid Australian visa to enter the country. New Zealand passport holders can apply for a visa upon arrival in the country. All other passport holders must apply for a visa before leaving home. You can apply for a range of visas, including tourist visas and…

When is Summer in Australia
March 29, 2018

When is Summer in Australia

Australia is a country for all seasons. You can do practically anything here, at any time of year. There are four seasons across most of the country and a wet and dry season in our tropical north. Summer in Australia, from December to February, is a great time to get outdoors. Swim Sydney’s beaches or hike Tasmania’s Overland Track. March to May heralds Australia’s…

What does Australia Need to Import?
January 31, 2018

What does Australia Need to Import?

Australian patients struggling to access medical cannabis are welcoming the Australian government’s announcement last week to allow importers to source cannabis products from international suppliers. The change is expected to ensure that patients currently waiting for medicine obtain it within eight weeks. But uncertainty still surrounds the changes, and experts…

What is Strong flour in Australia?
January 16, 2018

What is Strong flour in Australia?

Prep Time 1 min Cook Time 0 min Total Time 1 min Yield Varies If you come across a recipe that calls for bread flour, and you don t have any on hand, save yourself a trip to the store and a few bucks by using this pantry ingredient as a substitute. It s sure to keep your recipe on track. Preparation Just replace the bread flour called for in the recipe with an…

Weather Cairns Australia
December 29, 2017

Weather Cairns Australia

Cairns, in Far North Queensland, experiences hot and humid summers and mild, dry winters. The average annual maximum temperature is 29°C (84.2°F), with 62% humidity. Plan ahead with our information on temperature and rainfall. Summer (December – February) During summer in Cairns, average temperatures range from 23.6 - 31.4°C (74.5 - 88.5°F). The wet season begins…

All the successful and confident people play Golf
December 22, 2017

All the successful and confident people play Golf

Every self-respecting person should wear clothes of high quality, as well as every self-respecting golfsman should wear good sportswear. It doesn’t matter whether you are a professional player or an amateur. It is very important to choose a right pair of golf shoes to stay comfortable and play your best. It is very important how you look playing Golf. No less…

What is Groundnut oil in Australia?
December 17, 2017

What is Groundnut oil in Australia?

The perfect roast potatoes? Photograph: Tim Hill/Alamy Last night an on-screen Jamie Oliver went to some lengths testing three types of roast spud. Our verdict? Lightweight! Here, our own Vicky Frost tests three varieties of spud with four sworn-by recipes from celebrity chefs. That s 12 lots of potatoes eaten selflessly, all for you. You may find the results…

Lex Luthor Australia
September 21, 2017

Lex Luthor Australia

Base Of Operations Metropolis You were great in your day, Superman. But it just stands to reason. When it came time to cash in your chips, this olddiseased maniac would be your banker. Mind over muscle? - Lex Luthor The Crime of the Century Lex Luthor lives in a palatial underground hideout in Metropolis at the point where he first meets Superman. He watches…

What are the Major imports of Australia?
July 4, 2017

What are the Major imports of Australia?

Australia was ranked 19th for both imports and exports in the world in 2010. As a member of numerous organisations such as APEC, the G20, WTO and OECD, Australia has multiple free trade agreements with numerous countries such as the US, Singapore, Chile and Thailand. The most notable free trade agreement though has been the Australia New Zealand Closer Economic…

Brazil VS Australia Socceroos
January 17, 2016

Brazil VS Australia Socceroos

Follow full live coverage as the Socceroos host Brazil in a friendly at the MCG. Tomi Juric, Aziz Behich and Aaron Mooy congratulate Tom Rogic after he scored the winner in the 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier against Saudi Arabia. Photo: Getty Images The Socceroos have a strong record on home - in particular in World Cup qualifiers - but that was the heaviest defeat…

Impact Of Coastal Erosion In Australia
November 17, 2014

Impact Of Coastal Erosion In Australia

Impact Of Coastal Erosion In Australia Article by Professor Andrew Short, Senior Coastal Scientist, Coastalwatch/CoastalCOMS Video above, Sand pumping on the Gold Coast by Craig Halstead SEE ALSO: For the 50% of the Australian coast that is composed of sand and in some places mud, the shoreline is prone to change, building seaward and in some places eroding landward…

What Religion is Australia?
February 7, 2012

What Religion is Australia?

Can Australia be described as a Christian nation? This is the sort of question that I have been asked by people visiting from other countries. It sounds like a simple question, but there are different ways to answer it. The first point to make is that Australia s indigenous people have been in this nation for around 60, years. They have a deep spirituality and…

Shareholder activism in Australia
November 18, 2016

Shareholder activism in Australia

This material (including market commentary, market data, observations or the like) has been prepared by personnel in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group of JPMorgan Chase & Co. It has not been reviewed, endorsed or otherwise approved by, and is not a work product of, any research department of JPMorgan Chase & Co. and/or its affiliates (“J.P…

What Year was Australia Founded?
March 14, 2016

What Year was Australia Founded?

This week archives revealed two million of us are descended from the convicts deported to Australia. Here we tell the shocking stories of depravity and despair on the very first convoy that took them to the new world Poor Elizabeth Beckford. She was 70 years old and her crime was stealing 12lb of Gloucester cheese. For that she could have hanged. Hundreds did…

Australia Seven Sisters
August 17, 2015

Australia Seven Sisters

By: David Wroth, Japingka Gallery, 2015 The star Dreaming story of the Seven Sisters is one of the most widely distributed ancient stories amongst Aboriginal Australia. The songline for this story covers more than half the width of the continent, from deep in the Central Desert out to the west coast. The songline travels through many different language groups…