What to expect in Australia
There are four seasons in Australia which is greatly different from those countries in the northern hemisphere – December to February is summer, March to May is autumn, June to August is winter, and September to November is spring. But at any time of the year, Australia will surprise everyone whether it's the food, the wildlife of the place itself. Once you get to see and explore the place, you will surely be amazed of what the continent country has to offer
Sydney, the state capital of New South Wales, is the most populous city in Australia and Oceania. It surrounds the world's largest natural harbor and is considered to be one of the most expensive cities in the world. Australia's first university, University of Sydney; is regarded as one of the world's leading universities.
Victoria, the most densely populated state in southeastern Australia, was named after Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom. One of the best attractions in Victoria is Melbourne city, Australia's arts and culture capital.
Uluru, known as the Ayers Rocks, is a large sandstone rock formation in the Northern Territory in Central Australia. It is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Australia's most recognizable natural landmark. It is notable for its changing color at different times of the day and year. Uluru is also home to various types of flora and fauna.
Queensland is the second-largest and third-most-populous state in the Commonwealth of Australia. Known as the Sunshine State, it acquired its statehood in 1901. It’s a state of many landscapes which range from sunny tropical coastal areas, lush rainforests to dry inland areas and temperate highland ranges. There is numerous wildlife in Queensland such as the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, a heritage-listed zoological garden built in 1947 and UnderWater World Sea Life Aquarium, a marine mammal park, oceanarium and wildlife sanctuary opened in 1989.
Perth, the largest city of the Australian state of Western Australia and the fourth-most populous city in Australia, was established in 1829. Tourist spots in Perth are focused in Fremantle – which is known for its well-preserved architectural heritage; the coast and the Swan River, which is also the site of the annual Australia Day Fireworks Display. The Perth CBD is famous for retail shopping. There are a number of museums across the city. The Scitech Discovery Centre in West Perth is an interactive science museum, with regularly changing exhibitions on a large range of science and technology based subjects.
Canberra is the capital city of Australia established in 1913. The city is home to many national monuments and institutions such as the National Gallery of Australia - one of the largest museums in Australia which was established in 1967, housing 166,000 of art works; and the National Museum, which profiles 50,000 years of Indigenous heritage, settlement since 1788.