Category Archives: Australia

Sydney New Years Eve Fireworks 2013 (Pictures/Video)

People were arriving early in different parts around Sydney Harbour to see the fireworks to try and get the best vantage points. There were long line ups around Mrs Macquarie’s Point; (east of the Sydney Opera House) even though there … Continue reading

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Blobfish: Australia (Video)

The blobfish is found only in very deep waters around mainland Australia as well as Tasmania, it is a fish that you would not normally see because of the deaths that it lives at. They are usually caught in nets … Continue reading

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Our King “Mohan” (White Tiger) Has Passed Away: Queensland Australia

Mohan known as the “King of Tiger Island” has passed away. He was 17 years old, a very sad day for a lot of people. Mohan was part of the entertainment at a Theme Park known as Dreamworld which has … Continue reading

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Brolga: Australian Bird (Video)

The Brolga is a very unusual bird of Australia; the bird was originally named the “Australian Crane” back in the 1800’s by an artist John Gould. I don’t know why the name was changed. The Brolga is a wetlands bird … Continue reading

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Stairway To The Moon: Broome Australia

Some people call it the staircase to the moon, either way it is a natural phenomenon, that can be seen at a place called Broome in Western Australia. The best viewing spot for this is at Roebuck Bay. This beautiful … Continue reading

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Whale Watching Season: Australia (Pictures/Video)

Our whale watching season has started here in Australia. The Whales start arriving from late May or early June right through to November. The whales migrate north from the Antarctic to the warmer waters of Australia. The whales that you … Continue reading

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Aussie Mermaid (Video)

Hanna Fraser 36, from Byron Bay in New South Wales Australia, has always been fascinated with mermaids, when she was 9 she watched the movie “Splash” and decided to make her own mermaid tail. She is now a mermaid model, … Continue reading

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Emu Walks into Hotel: Western Australia (Video)

The Australian Emu is a large flightless bird, like the ostrich or cassowary. The emu is just about all over Australia, and is very common, they love food, and even if you are in a wildlife sanctuary or a zoo … Continue reading

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Quokka: Rottnest Island Australia (Video)

A quokka is like a kangaroo, except of course a lot smaller, they also carry their young in a pouch. These cute little guys are not found all over Australia, they are on a few small Islands off the coast … Continue reading

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World’s Largest Cuttlefish: Australia (Video)

Australian giant cuttlefish, is the world’s largest cuttlefish species, growing to 50 cm in mantle length and over 10.5 kg or 23 lb in weight, they use special cells in their body to change their colour in an instant. They … Continue reading

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