"Waltzing Matilda", a poem wrote by A.B Paterson, has become an unofficial anthem for Australia.
The Dutch explored areas of Australia in the early 17th century, most of the land was left not populated by the Europeans until the year 1770. On the 26th of January in 1778, Britan created a place used to keep criminals ( at Port Jackson.
In Australia the Great Barrier Reef and the Great Dividing Range are some of the natural physical features of Australia. The climate of Australia is a hot, wet tropical climate.
The Great Barrier Reef is unique to Australia. It is a group of coral reefs that are 1,429 miles and is close to Australia´s northeastern coast.
In general, religion isn´t a big part of daily life, but a lot of people attend church on special dates. A small fraction of Australians are christian.
Aboriginal Australians were in Australia for many years before the Europeans came. They lived in hunting and gathering groups around Australia, most of them were nomadic or semi-nomadic.