Australia fun facts

    Australia facts
    Aluminum

    Australia is world's largest producer of bauxite, accounting for about one-third of world bauxite production.
    Australia is the world's largest exporter of coal
    Australia fun facts
    Australia fun facts
    Ranch

    World’s largest cattle station (ranch), Anna Creek, is in South Australia. Covering over 24,000 square km, it is bigger than Israel in area
    Fun facts about Australia
    Australia fun facts
    Great fence

    The longest fence in the world, referred to as the Dingo Fence, runs for 5,531 kilometres through Queensland and South Australia. It is about twice as long as the Great Wall of China.
    Australia fun facts
    Australia fun facts
    Richest city

    The economic boom of the Victorian gold rush peaked during the 1880s, by which time Melbourne had become the richest city in the world
    Australia fun facts
    Australia fun facts
    right to vote

    Australia was the second country in the world to give women the right to vote. It was the first independent nation to hold national elections where women were given the vote nationwide.
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    Australia facts