A country, an Island, a continent, a Sovereign state…. Australia is all about the description whichever way you turn it. Most Australians live along the coast, and most of these folks live in cities. In fact, Australia is the 18th-most urbanized country in the world, with around 70% of Australians living in the 10 largest towns. Sydney, the sun-kissed Harbor City, is a glamorous collusion of beaches, boutiques and bars. Melbourne is all arts, alleyways and Australian Rules football. Brisbane is a subtropical town whereas Adelaide has festive grace all round the year. Perth has a lot of beaches to escape to, Canberra transcends political agendas. If you're looking for contrast, the towns of Darwin and Hobart couldn't be more pleasing. The Foster brand of beers has come from Australia. Moreover, Australia has a stalwarts experience in many forms of sports, making it one of the most significant contributors to major sports awards, exhibitions and tournaments all over the World. What more, explore Australia and get enchanted to the core!
Capital : Canberra
Total Area : Approx 7,617,930 sq kilometers (2,941,299 sq miles)
Time Zone : Various. (GMT + 8.00 to GMT + 10.5); (GMT +8 to GMT + 11.5) in summers.
ISD Code : +61;
Official Language : None. Although English is predominant here.
Currency : Australian Dollar (AUD)
Religion : There’s no official religion in Australia. However Christianity is predominant.
Climate : The climate of Australia is significantly influenced by ocean currents, including the Indian Ocean Dipole and the El Nino-Southern Oscillation, which is correlated with periodic drought, and the seasonal tropical low pressure system that produces cyclones in northern Australia. These factors induce rainfall to vary markedly from year to year. Much of the northern part of the country has a tropical predominantly summer rainfall (monsoon) climate. The southwest corner of the country has a Mediterranean climate. Much of the southeast (including Tasmania) is temperate.
Best Time to Travel : Australia can be best traveled to and enjoyed from March to November.