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Australian Trivia Quiz Fun Facts

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Many are fooled into thinking that Sydney is Australia's capital city. Think again! While Sydney's is Australia's largest city, Canberra is the country's capital.
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Australia is another country that is made up of states. The country has 6 states and 10 territories.
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Australia shares borders with both the Indian and Pacific Oceans although it is bordered by the Indian Ocean to its west and south.
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Each state in Australia has it's own capital. While the country's capital, Canberra, is also located there, Sydney is the capital of New South Wales.
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Don't let the names fool you! Tasmania is an island state that is part of Australia and lies just south of the mainland.
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Lake Eyre and Lake Torrens are two of the countries largest lakes. They lie in the South Australia in the eastern region of the state.
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The Tropic of Cancer is a latitude line that runs at 23.5 S. The lines runs through the center of the country.
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Western Australia is the largest state at over 1 million squared miles. Its capital is Perth and the state has other major cities that include Derby and Wyndham.
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Uluru is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that can be found in the southern region of the Northern Territory. Also called Ayers Rock, it is approximately 530 years old.
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Like many other countries including the United States and France, the Australian flag is red, white, and blue with blue being the most prevalent in its design.

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