Well I am anticipating that this category will get a lot fuller when we move to down under! For now I have one post by my friend Sarah who moved to Melbourne from the UK a few years ago.
Hopefully I will be writing something about Brisbane as this is – so far – the only city we have visited!
There are 9 states or territories – New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, Western Australia, South Australia,Australian Capital Territory, Tasmania, and Northern Territory. Main cities are Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, and Adelaide.
Trains – well hell yes I totally intend to do
some ALL of these trips:
The Ghan – From Adelaide to Darwin or Darwin to Adelaide!
The Indian Pacific – Linking Sydney, Adelaide and Perth
The Overland – Melbourne to Adelaide
And then a load to take in Queensland!!!
Capital – Canberra
Area – 7,692,024 square kilometres
Population – 23 million
Currency – Australian Dollar
UNESCO World Heritage Sites – 19
Read all about Melbourne in this article by my friend Sarah who loved there a few years ago.