Lakes of Australia: what to see during the tour
Australia has a lot of unique places and attractions that are associated with nature. A large number of lakes and rivers are intertwined with each other in a huge system…

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Fifth continent
In no prosperous country in the world can you find such a combination of welfare with untouched nature and limitless open spaces ... Today, Aeroflot refused to fly to Australia,…

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Passion around a kangaroo
Despite high-profile protests by wildlife advocates, the Australian government raised the quota for kangaroo shooting this year, setting it at 6.9 million animals. The Australian kangaroo meat and leather industry…

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Passion around a kangaroo

Despite high-profile protests by wildlife advocates, the Australian government raised the quota for kangaroo shooting this year, setting it at 6.9 million animals. The Australian kangaroo meat and leather industry is booming, recently earning $ 128 million a year.

Australia has always had a difficult relationship with its marsupial shrine. She, along with the ostrich Amy, flaunts on the arms of the country, entire generations of children grew up in 1960 and 1970 on the television series about Skippy, like the series Lassie, familiar to Russian viewers. The Australians themselves call themselves “Wallaby”, just like not the largest kangaroos (as New Zealanders call themselves “Kiwi”). Continue reading

Australia. Outback. Full Outback
Each state of Australia has its own unofficial name. Queensland, the fourth part of the country, is called "sunny state." A subtropical climate, many kilometers of beaches, the lights of…

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To the Gold Coast
On the eve of departure from Sydney, we finally went to Taronga Zoo, the zoo there (an additional entertainment is to go there through the bay to the “ferry”: you…

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Why did not Australia become a second America?
Over the years of its relatively short history, Australia has changed so much that today it is difficult to give a clear definition of the very concept of "Australian." The…

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In the coral jungle
The coral sea, washing the northeast coast of Australia, got its name because of the abundance of coral reefs and islands. The Great Barrier Reef, stretching along the northeast coast…

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