Australia Welcome to our 2015-2016 destination! Previous Next Welcome G'day Australia! The sixth largest country in the world, after Russia, Canada, USA, China and Brazil. Here, you’ll find resources to help you take a adventure to Australia. Enjoy! DID YOU KNOW? Australia is an island continent surrounded by the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean. FACT #01 The 'outback', the country's interior, consist of desert landscape. FACT #02 Many animal species in Australia are found nowhere else on Earth, such as the platypus, kangaroo, echidna and koala. FACT #03 Uluru (or Ayers Rock) is a sacred natural rock and one of the largest rocks in the world! FACT #04 Australia is home to many of the deadliest species of animals on the planet. FACT #05 The Great Barrier Reef is found in Australia and is the biggest coral reef in the world. FACT #06 Australia is the largest exporter of coal in the world. FACT #07 The world famous Opera House in Sydney was opened in 1973 and was designed by Danish architect Jørn Utzon. FACT #08 Aboriginal people (the first people's) arrived in Australia about 50,000 years ago. FACT #09 Australia is the driest inhabited continent on earth. FACT #10 Previous Next Resources Travel Documents Australia Annual Report (PDF) Kid’s Corner Australia Report 3-5 (PDF) Australia Report K-2 (PDF) Australia Animal Worksheet (PDF) Cursive Worksheet (PDF) GGCAF Australia Worksheet (PDF) Kookaburra Lyrics (PDF) Post Card - GBR (PDF) Post Card - GBR 2-sided (PDF) Snake Worksheet 1 (PDF) Snake Worksheet 2 (PDF) Word Search Worksheet (PDF) Australia Websites (WORD) Australian References (PDF) plan a visit Bring a unique experience to your students and yourself! Talk to us about planning a trip. Plan a Trip!