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Welcome to Australia! It’s the world’s smallest continent. But it’s also a vast country that is home to unique animals, stunning beaches, and diverse landscapes. Come with TFK to the land down under.

Get to know Australia! Get the facts about its land, products, and people.


Official name: Commonwealth of Australia


Size: 2,988,902  square miles (7,741,220  square kilometers);slightly smaller than the continental U.S.


Population:  22,751,014 (July 2015 estimate)


Capital: Canberra


Official Languages: English


Climate: Tropical in the north; temperate in the south; dry and hot in the deserts


Currency: Australian dollar


Products: Wheat, barley; cattle, sheep, poultry; wool; coal, copper, iron ore, gold, natural gas; industrial equipment

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