Facts about Australia
migrants to Australia, the aboriginals, arrived over 50,000 years
ago. Immigration remains the backbone of this great country.
According to the 2011 census, 26% of Australians were born in
another country, with an additional 20% having at least one parent
born overseas. With a healthy economy and high demand for skilled
migrants to add to the labour force, Australian newcomers will
continue to be welcomed to these vast shores.
Cute koalas and bouncing kangaroos. These are powerful images of
Australia. However, there is also a 'not so cute' side to
Australian wildlife! Learn more
Don't be tricked into thinking Australia is hot all year long!
The south of the country experiences cool winters. Plan for the
climate you are moving to. Learn more
Australia's flag was introduced in 1901, and contains the
British Union Jack, Southern Cross, and Commonwealth Star. Learn more
From the first aborigines to the cultural mix of today,
Australia as a rich migration history. Learn more