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Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a country in the Southern hemisphere comprising the mainland of the world's smallest continent and a number of islands in the Southern, Indian, and Pacific Oceans. Neighbouring countries include Indonesia, East Timor and Papua New Guinea to the north, the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and the French dependency of New Caledonia to the northeast, and New Zealand to the southeast.
Located in the south-west Pacific Ocean, the country comprises the main island continent of Australia with the Coral and Tasman Seas (Pacafic Ocean to the west, and the offshore island of Tasmania. Indonesia, East Timor and Papua New Guinea are to the Torres Strait and across the Timor and Arafura Seas. New Zealand is 1,800 km to the south-east across the Tasman Sea.
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Generally arid to semiarid; temperate in south and east; tropical in north
Sydeny, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, New Castle, Gold Coast, Wollongong, Hobart, Geelong, Townsville, Launceston, Cairns, Ballarat, Darwin, Bendigo.
Murray, Darling, Lachlan, Flinders, Diamentina, Ashburton, Fitzroy.
Places to Visit
Adelaide, Alice Springs, Brisbane, Canberra, Gold Coast, Mackay, Melbourne, Perth, Syoney, Hamilton Island.
Melbourne International Air Port, Kingsford Smith Airport - Sydney (14.5 km), Alice Springs Airport, Brisbane Airport, Canberra Airport, Hamilton Airport, Hobart Airport, Perth Airport.
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