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Australia's Greatest Landmarks & Locations

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  • Australia's Greatest Landmarks & Locations 
    Title: Australia's Greatest Landmarks & Locations
    Author: GRANT VIRGINIA
    Format: PAPERBACK
    Publication date: 01/10/2014
    Imprint: RANDOM HOUSE AUST
    Price: $25.00
    Publishing status: Active

    From the Harbour Bridge to the Great Barrier Reef, Parliament House, the Great Ocean Road, Broken Hill and Uluru, this book celebrates the many diverse landmarks and locations that make Australia one of the most exciting countries on Earth. Can you name the highest peak in mainland Australia? Do you know which Australian capital city had to be rebuilt twice? What natural feature of Australia is the only living thing on Earth than can be seen from outer space? In Australia's Greatest Landmarks and Locations, you will discover the answers to these questions and learn many more stories about the remarkable Australian landscape. With jaw-dropping natural attractions and magnificent man-made structures, Australia has an abundance of truly great places. From north to south and east to west, this book showcases the nation's best known and most loved places and reveals the fascinating stories of why they are so famous. Few countries on Earth can boast to have such geographic diversity as Australia's, including deserts, tropical and temperate forests, wetlands and snow-capped mountains. And with this diversity comes some incredible natural features u the Great Barrier Reef, Fraser Island and Purnululu National Park, to name just a few. Some places have enormous cultural significance, reflecting our Indigenous heritage that goes back tens of thousands of years or our short history as a nation. And some places, of course, have both natural and cultural importance. After finding out about the greatest landmarks and locations of Australia, you won't be able to resist experiencing them for yourself. Be inspired! Packed with information, interesting fact pages, breakout boxes and illustrations, this is an engaging book for people of all ages u especially children aged 12+.

    Series: Australia's Greatest
    ISBN: 9780857983886
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