What is Australia Famous/Known For?
Reptiles and birds
It is said that Australia is a small country and a continent. The total width of Australia is equivalent to the distance from Moscow to London. Australia might be little but do not underestimate the nation because it can best be described as ‘small but mighty.’ These are some things that the country is known for. Australia is the home of the biggest bat species on the planet. The Pteropus also known as the flying fox is a bat that has the body and face of a fox with wings, for flight. Australia also houses some of the most dangerous pythons on Earth. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Koalas are really not bears, they are classified as marsupials. Koalas like Kangaroos, nurture their offspring in their pouches. Do not jump out of your skin if you encounter one or two koalas during your visit to Australia. Australia is home to these marsupials. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Aussies are known to be very good at BBQ. In Australia, it is tradition to grill a good barbecue. Many parks and stalls have at least two or more pits for barbecue. Nothing feels warmer than sitting by the fire and chewing off fleshy meat from a chicken drumstick. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Australia houses some of the best wine regions in the world. The country is the fourth largest producer of wines on Earth. The Margaret River close to Perth, the Hunter Valley located very close to Sydney and the Barossa Valley close to Adelaide are some amazing wine districts where wines like pinot noir and Shiraz are produced. Australia has numerous wine tasting ports. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Australia is one of the best surfing hotspots in the world. Surfing is entwined in the culture of Aussies. The best surfing region is the Australian East Coast. If you are far from the East Coast, you can visit Sydney, Bondi Beach, and Queensland or even Noosa. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Australia has so many alluring beaches that stretch over 50,000km along the coastline. These Beaches are some of the most luxurious beach bays in the world. Coral Bay, Manly beach, and Cable Beach are some of the desirable seashore areas in the world. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Australia has the most beautiful jungles in the world. The oldest rainforests in the world are found in Queensland, Australia. There is a plethora of flora and fauna in these landscapes. The jungles of Australia are some of the best-hiking resorts in the world. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Dual water system
The water cistern with two flush systems was created by an Aussie, by the name, Bruce Thompson. He created the water closet because he wanted a toilet that will be eco-friendly. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Black Box Inventors
Black Boxes in airplanes were invented by an Aussie, Dave Warren in 1953. Warren lost his father in an air crash in 1933 and decided to create a device that will help track the cause of plane crashes whenever the need arises. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Australia is home to one of the most beautiful reef systems on the planet. The Great Barrier Reef is a popular reef that has abundant sea fauna like vibrant coral, sharks, and turtle. This reef is also an excellent spot for diving.