Student No. ：SQ0902GC35005 Student Name：Jet Tan Instructor ：Bo Zhu
Q1: What’s the capital of Australia?
Q2: What’s the official language?
Q3: In which city were the 2000th Olympic Games held?
The Land The People
The Capital Cities Attractions
? Amazing ? Unexpected ? Stylish ? Tempting ? Relaxing ? Adventurous ? Liberating ? Inspiring ? Attractive 叹为观止 超乎想象 时尚之巅 诱人魅力 悠然一刻 体验极限 自由自在 灵感无限 梦萦魂牵
It’s the smallest continent in the world and it’s the biggest island in the world.
Northern Territory Western Australia
New South Wales Australia
? Land area: approximately 7,750,000 sq km ? Climate: generally arid to semiarid; temperate in south and east; tropical in north ? Terrain: mostly low plateau with deserts; fertile plain in southeast
?Population: 21,700,000 (March 2009) ?Population growth rate: 0.87% ?Ethnic groups: Caucasian 92%, Asian 7%, aboriginal and other 1% (2001) ?Languages: English 79.1%, Chinese 2.1%, Italian 1.9%, other 11.1%, unspecified 5.8% (2009)
?Conventional name: Commonwealth of Australia ?Capital: Canberra ?Government type: democratic, federal-state system recognizing the British monarch as sovereign ?Administrative divisions: 6 states (South Australia, New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria, Tasmania and Western Australia) and 2 territories (Northern Territory and the Australian Capital Territory)
?Independence: 1 January 1901 (federation of UK colonies) ?National holiday: Australia Day, 26 January ?Suffrage: 18 years of age; universal and compulsory ?Legal system: based on English common law; accepts compulsory ICJ jurisdiction
The Australian Flag The Australian Coat of Arms
?GDP (PPP): $773 billion (2007) ?GDP per capita: $37,300 (2007) ?Agricultural products: wheat, barley, sugarcane, fruits; cattle, The sheep, poultry world's three ?Industries: largest iron ore and mining, industrial transportation equipment, food producers -- Rio processing, chemicals, steel
Tinto, BHP Billiton, and Vale
?Population – 327,000 ?1908 – site chosen for Australia’s capital
?Famous Landmarks – Federal Parliament House, The National Library, The High Court, The Australian War Memorial, The National Art Gallery
? Population – 4.2m ? Largest and oldest city in Australia ? Hosted 2000 Olympics ? Famous landmarks – The Sydney Harbour Bridge, The Sydney Opera House, Bondi Beach
Not the capital but the biggest city in Australia
Beaches in Sydney
In Sydney there are thirty beautiful beaches
If you are in Sydney, you must visit one of the longest bridges in the wo
rld- the Sydney Harbour Bridge… The Opera House
? Population – 3.6m ? Established 1835 just before Victorian gold rush ? Site of Australia’s first federal government ? Landmarks – Yarra River, MCG, Phillip Island penguin colony
Australian Open Tennis Championships
Australian Melbourne Albert Park Melbourne Cup Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG)
Melbourn is the center of fashion and art. And it is a famous traveling resort.
1 AUD= 6.2435 CNY
Currency - notes
camel Unusual animals in Australia
Attractive places in Australia
Beautiful beaches The Great Barrier Reef
Uluru /Ayers Rock Undersea world
1. 2. 3. 4. 5. http://www.baidu.com/ http://www.google.com/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Australia http://www.media.australia.com/en-au/ http://www.australia.com/zhs/index.aspx
Thank you ! 2010/3/30