Known for its Sydney Opera House, the Great Barrier Reef, a vast interior desert wilderness called the Outback, and unique animal species like kangaroos.
Australia is the sixth-largest country by land area. A highly urbanized country and most of the inland areas of the country are semi-arid. It has large areas that have been deforested for agricultural purposes, but many native forest areas survive in extensive national parks and other undeveloped areas.
Australia, a country and continent surrounded by the Indian and Pacific oceans. It's an extraordinarily beautiful place, as it is rich in rain-forest for it's in remote rocky outcrops like Uluru, Kakadu and the Kimberleys. From Margaret River to Cooktown, Jabiru to Dover, the best way to appreciate Australia is to hit the road.
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