Facts about Australia

Australia is the country with wonders. It is the 6th largest country in the world on the basis of land area. check out some interesting facts about Australia.

Facts about Australia

Canberra is the capital city of Australia. and Sydney is the largest city of it.

In Australia, there are 10,000 beaches. If anyone visits every day a new beach it takes 27 years to visit all the beaches.

Back in the 19th century, Melbourne was the richest city in the world. Now it is known as the sports capital of the world. In the city, most of the world’s top-level sports are available for citizens.

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85% of population of Australia living in just 50 kilometer coastline area.

Australia is second country in the world that gave women right to vote.

It is compulsory for every adult in Australia to cast their vote.

8-hour working days standard was created in Australia in 1856.

After Athens, Melbourne is the city where the largest number of the Greek population is living.

It was illegal to swim at beach in day time before 1902.

There is more snow falls in Australia Alps than Switzerland.

Australian state Tasmania has the cleanest air in the world.

96 litter of beer is consumed  by an average Aussies per year.

There is no any active volcano in Australia.

Australia beat American Samoa in football by 31-0. It was the biggest victory in the history of football.

20% of World’s poker machines are installed in Australia.

World championships of cockroach racing is hosted by Brisbane every year.

There is a gay bar in Melbourne that banned the entry of women into the bar because the presence of women make gay couples feel uncomfortable

There is three times more sheep than human in Australia.

Only a licensed electrician can change the light bulb in Australia.

With a length of 2,995 kilometres, Murray is the longest river of Australia.