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called land down under

australia

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bear like creature that lives in eucalyptus trees

koalas

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mammal with webbed feet and duck like bill

platypus

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population of aus

21 million

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principle cities on aus west shore

perth and fremantle

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1200 mile strech of coral thats accessed from cairns

great barrier reef

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beach resort area, north of brisbane

sunshine coast

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miami like beach, bigger than sunshine

gold coast

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largest and liveliest city in aus

sydney

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aus's capital

canberra

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3 destinations in southeast aus

melbourne, adelaide, tasmania

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bleak, desolate brush and desert

bush and the outback

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frontier town thats a showcase for the culture and art of aus original dwellers

alice springs

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aus's original dwellers

aborigines

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massiver red stone thats best seen in crimson light

uluru

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other name of uluru

ayers rock

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port on aus's north coast

darwin

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here we can see ancient cave paintings and wide wildlife

kakadu ntnl park

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nz's largest city

auckland

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center of maori culture and powerful steaming geysers

rotorua

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nz's cosmopolitan capital

wellington

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3 gateway cities of aus

brisbane (BNE) sydney (SYD) melbourne (MEL)

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nz usually land at

auckland (AL) christchurch (CHC)

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flag carrier of aus

australia's qantas

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flag carrier of nz

air nz

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5th of aus population

sydney

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one of the worlds most energetic stylish progressive cities

sydney

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building with a desgin so unorthodox and original it took years before they could build it

syd opera house

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old restored sec of syd

the rocks

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nightclub, pub, resto thats syd's liveliest and rowdiest

kings cross

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superb view of syd's waterfront and harbor bridge

harbor cruises

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now an attractive shopping center

queen victoria building

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2 nearby beaches

bondi and port jackson

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where captain hook anchored

botany bay

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scenic area that centers around town of katoomba

blue mountains

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has interesting modern architecture and fountain jet

canberra

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cruises available out of ports north of syd

hawkesbury river cruises

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aus's second largest city

melbourne

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melting pot of diverse ethnic groups

melbourne

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as cosmopolitan as any of the nations urban centers

melbourn

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melbourne is aka

garden city

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most hostels resto theaters stores govt buildings are here

golden mile

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home of the fairy penguins

phillip island

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slow pace, mild climate, deep green countryside

tasmania

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is like cali/florida

queensland

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palmy splendor, seascapes

queensland

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1250 mile strip made of hundreds of corals

great barrier reef

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gateway of great barrier reef

cairns

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40 mile beaches, less commercialized

sunshine coast

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queensland capital

brisbane

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tropical paradise with landscaping and animal sanctuaries

brisbane

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beach resort that is most developed and crowded

gold coast

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kinda like miami beach

gold coast

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known section in gold coast

surfers paradise

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vast, arid empty center of aus

the outback

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frontier town with art galleries surrounded by landscape of red hills

alice springs

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massive stone outcropping, reddish

uluru

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tourist oasis, with tent like struca

yulara

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aus's largest west coast city

perth

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sunny amalgam of parks hills and friendliness

perth

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famous for yachting, buildings, galleries and spring time flowers

fremantle

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2 popular cities in nz

auckland and wellington

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nz's largest city

auckland

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nz's capital

wellington

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waterfront theme attrac

kelly tarlton's antarctic encounter and underwater world

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where we can see glow worms

waitomo glowworm caves

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small city, center of maori culture

rotorua

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site of geothermal act

rotorua

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sheep raising industry explained here

agrodome

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may graceful peaks

christchurch

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scenic mntn resort town with active night life

queenstown

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awe insipring glaciers visited by ski planes

mt cook

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dramatic cave inlet

milford sound

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glow worm caves or whitewater rafting here

te anau