Friday, October 18, 2013

Location

LOCATION:
The exact location of Australia is: 27° South and 133°East.
The capital of Australia is: Canberra is: 35°S and 149° E
Some of the countries around Australia are: Papua New guinea and the Solomon islands and Indonesia and also New Zealand.










Human Environment Interaction

Human Environment interaction
Modify: The people that made a lot of changes to Australia were the cdonstructors, they made a lot of buildings, houses and amusement parks.
Adapt: The people that adapted to the environment of Australia were mostly the Indians or aborigens, they eat and live in the mountains or forests of Australia.
Depend: The people that depend in the Environment of Australia are the workers such as the miners and people that grow food to sell because if they dont sell anything they will have to sell their houses and they will become poor.

Movement

Movement:

Australia exports  machinery and transport equipment, computers and office machines, telecommunication equipment and parts; crude oil and petroleum products
exported goods: coal, iron ore, gold, meat, wool.

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Region

Region

Australia has in common with the other continents because it has zones of humid forests and beautiful beaches, mountains, rivers and snow mountains.

Australia is a multi cultural country because 90% of the people are from other countries.

Place

PLACE:
60,000 thousand years ago Australia was a island with nobody in it.
Australia is very flat with the biggest mountain called: Mt. Koscioszko

 Australia is an island almost the same size as the United States or Canada. Eighteen million people live there, mainly in the big cities along the coasts. From 1950 to 1990, Australia's population more than doubled. Forty percent of the growth came from immigration. One out of every five Australians was born overseas.

 A really famous thing of Australia is the Sydney Opera house.
Beaches: The country of Australia has more than 50.000 km in beaches. It is the country that has more beaches in the world.
Gold coast is the most beautiful beach in the world.
Another must see place in Australia is the Great Barrier reef in Queensland.