Australia

What is Australia known for?


drawing power

;—already exist or existed in those markets.) The band, frustrated and with nearly thirty new songs approaching completion, set out on a world tour in 2003 to show that the band still had drawing power. The sold-out dates in Japan, America (United States), the United Kingdom and Australia and New Zealand -- and the nearly delirious news coverage that followed the reunited band—warmed the record labels to the possibilities. The new songs "Sunrise", "Still


highly unorthodox

on the United States country music chart and #2 on the rhythm and blues chart. According to his students and colleagues, Pullman was a visionary musician; his desire for a kind of revelatory ensemble playing led him to make use of the widest possible range of string tone, to demand a perfect legato, and to search out highly unorthodox fingerings to match his conceptions of phrasing. Rehearsals were intense and long — however, they functioned as rolling all-day affairs where members came and went as their schedules permitted. Through his pupils Felix Galimir, Richard Goldner, and others, his ideas influenced the training of generations of chamber music performers in the U. S. (United States), Australia (Musica Viva Australia), and elsewhere. Commons:Category:Australia Wikipedia:Australia Dmoz:Regional Oceania Australia


large characteristic

the large characteristic pincers on the first pair of walking legs. Media coverage In Australia, the Coppa Italia is broadcast by Setanta Sports (Setanta Sports Australia), while the later stages of the competition are broadcast by ESPN (ESPN (UK)) in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland. Leonardi was born in Australia to Italian (Italian people) parents. He moved to Italy at the age of four and starred in the famous movie ''Cinema Paradiso'' and in the Mexican movie (Cinema of Mexico) ''Like Water for Chocolate'' (1993). He has made several movies in the United States, such as ''Once Upon a Time in Mexico''. Other appearances include the Canadian film ''The Five Senses''. International Syndication An original British television concept, there used to be a version of the show broadcast on Nine Network in Australia, hosted by Andrew Voss and Phil Gould, and had regularly featured chairman of Bye Supporters club Tim Andrews, and Sydney Roosters mascot Brian the Rooster. Ratu Madraiwiwi has a Law (LLB) degree from the University of Adelaide, Australia, and a Masters degree in Law from McGill University, Canada. After working for the Attorney-General from 1983 to 1991, he went on to serve as a permanent arbitrator until 1997, when he was appointed as a judge of the High Court (High Court (Fiji)). He resigned from the bench in 2000 in protest against the coup d'état (Fiji coup of 2000) that saw the elected government toppled, the constitution (Constitution of Fiji) abrogated, and the judiciary reorganized by decree. Thereafter, he practiced law privately as a partner of Howards (Howards (law firm)), besides serving as a director of Fiji Times Limited (Fiji Times) (the nation's leading newspaper) and as a trustee of the Fijian Trust Fund. He is also a human rights commissioner and former chairman of the Citizens Constitutional Forum (Citizens Constitutional Forum (Fiji)), a pro-democracy and human rights organization. Rewa high chief Ro Jone Mataitini (Jone Mataitini) said the chiefs unanimously supported Ratu Madraiwiwi because of his extensive knowledge of the law and because of his great rapport with other racial and religious groups. In this regard, he was regarded as a compromise between those who insisted on reserving the Vice-Presidency for a high chief, and those (including Ratu Epeli Ganilau (Epeli Ganilau), the former Chairman (List of Chairmen of the Great Council of Chiefs (Fiji)) of the Great Council of Chiefs (Great Council of Chiefs (Fiji))), who believed it was time for a non-Fijian (Fijian people), to be appointed to the post as a gesture of goodwill to the Indo-Fijian and other minorities. The Goossens Family She was born in Liscard, Wallasey, a member of the famous Goossens family that had emigrated to England from Belgium in the 19th century. Her father (Eugène Goossens, fils) and grandfather (Eugène Goossens, père) were both conductors, both called Eugène. Her brother Sir Eugene Goossens (Eugene Aynsley Goossens) made an international conducting career in the mid-twentieth century and was also a composer. He spent many years working in Australia as the director of the NSW Conservatorium of Music and chief conductor of the Sydney Symphony. Her brother Léon (Léon Goossens) was an eminent oboist and her sister Marie was also a distinguished harpist. Obituary in the ''Times'', 15th December 2004 In 1916, her brother Adolphe, a gifted french horn player was killed in action. http: www.cwgc.org search casualty_details.aspx?casualty 511305 * Australia: Melbourne, Shepparton (Shepparton, Victoria) and Sydney * Canada: Calgary (1), Ottawa (1), and Toronto (3) The most common countries for international adoption by parents in the United States for 2007 were China (People's Republic of China) (5453), Guatemala (4728), Russia (2310), Ethiopia (1255), South Korea (939), Vietnam (828) Ukraine (606), Kazakhstan (540), India (416) Liberia (353), Colombia (310), and Philippines (265).(U.S. State Department) Other less common countries include Bulgaria, Norway, Australia, Kenya, Canada, Haiti, and Poland. These statistics can vary from year to year as each country alters its rules; Romania, Belarus and Cambodia were also important until government crackdowns on adoptions to weed out abuse in the system cut off the flow. Vietnam recently signed a treaty openings its doors for adoption. Guatemala has recently closed its doors. Thundereggs are found globally wherever conditions are right. The USA, Oregon especially, remains one of the most famous thunderegg locations. Germany is also an important centre for thunderegg agates (especially sites like St Egidien and Gehlberg). Other countries known for their thundereggs include some places in Africa, Poland, Romania, Turkey, Mexico, Argentina, Canada, Australia and France. '''Elliot Goblet''' is a character created by the Australian comedian '''Jack Levi'''. '''Octagonal''' (foaled 1992) is a retired champion New Zealand-bred, Australian (Australia) raced Thoroughbred racehorse, also known as 'The Big O' or 'Occy'. He was by the champion sire Zabeel, out of the champion broodmare Eight Carat, who also produced Group One winners Mouawad, Kaapstad, Diamond Lover and (Our) Marquise. Modern, non-traditional music includes pop, rock (Tatar rock), hip-hop music (for example, İttifaQ), etc. One of the most remarkable artists, who obtained her own niche in Tatar music is the renowned world music singer and composer Zulya Kamalova, aka Zulya who currently resides in Australia. One of the most outstanding examples of contemporary Tatar music is the rock opera The Wanderer in Bulgar – an amalgamation of Tatar Folk Music, the Tatar Opera tradition and western rock music arrangements with Russian rock prints. Tatar pop singers Alsou (who sings in English, Russian and Tatar) and Zemfira (who sings mostly in Russian) are currently among the most popular musical performers in Russia. The National Tatarstan Orchestra is the major symphony orchestra in Tatarstan. Commons:Category:Australia Wikipedia:Australia Dmoz:Regional Oceania Australia


controversial program

08 1131212028240.html (Sydney Morning Herald) * The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) says that the Tokyo-based Institute of Cetacean Research is about to start a controversial program that could kill up to 940 whales in the name of scientific research, abusing the rights under the International Whaling Convention. * The United States government has won its fight to keep its supervisory authority over the internet through the ICANN, despite


light radio

received light radio play on Perth (Perth, Western Australia)'s Nova 93.7 and (Nova 937) Sydney's Nova 96.9. The single was available in digital download (music download) form or from his second album ''Right Where You Want Me'' and has never been released as a physical single. McCartney recorded a French version of the song called "'''De Toi À Moi'''" (literally "From You to Me"). It was released in June as a bonus track on the French version of his third studio album "Departure (Departure (Jesse McCartney album))". Carl M. Friden had been a mechanical engineer representing the Swedish Match Trust (Swedish Match). In 1913, Friden traveled to in London, England to assemble match machines for his company. In 1914, he traveled to Australia with the same purpose in mind, but was stranded there when World War I broke out. In the interim he worked on his ideas for designing a more reliable calculator. Two years later he headed to San Francisco on an American (United States) steamer to get part way home, but that is where he stayed. He found his place in the Marchant Calculating Machine Co. (Marchant Calculator) of Oakland (Oakland, California) within a year. When the U.S. Government made Marchant discontinue its current model because it violated some German patents, Carl Friden filled the void with his own model. ''Calculator's Calculations'' (Time Magazine. Oct. 25, 1943) '''Sportsworld''' was an Australian Sunday morning sports information program shown on Seven Network. The program was broadcast from 9.00am - 11.00am following ''Weekend Sunrise (Sunrise (television program)#Weekend Sunrise)'' on a Sunday morning, from Seven's Martin Place (Martin Place, Sydney) streetfront studios in Sydney. right 290px thumb A Choo Choo Bar (File:Choo-Choo-Bar-Slab.jpg) A '''Choo Choo Bar''' is a chewy liquorice flavoured confectionery bar popular in Australia. Available in a 20g bar, it's packaged in an iconic Blue wrapper depicting an old steam train, ("The Choo Choo Funtime Express"). Each bar is 20gm. Choo Choo Bars were originally a Nestle product, but are now made by Lagoon. Commons:Category:Australia Wikipedia:Australia Dmoz:Regional Oceania Australia


time hot

aW7FYNiynP38&refer africa title South African Rugby Team’s Kit-Maker Files for Liquidation first Danielle last Rossingh publisher ''Bloomberg.com (Bloomberg L.P.)'' date 29 January 2009 accessdate 1 February 2009 The song garnered three Billboard Music Awards. It was also nominated for Record of the Year (Grammy Award for Record of the Year). ''Billboard'' listed it 54th on the Billboard: All-Time Hot 100 Top Songs (Billboard Hot 100 All-Time Top Songs). It is listed


related+culture

. '''Anime News Network''' ('''ANN''') is an anime industry news website that reports on the status of anime, manga, video games, Japanese popular music (J-pop) and other otaku-related culture within North America, Australia and Japan. Additionally, it sometimes features similar happenings throughout the Anglosphere and elsewhere in the world.


people location

for the widespread occurrence of savanna in tropical Australia and New Guinea, and savannas in India


including hitting

Meyer aka Swayd (:fr:Swayd). The song scaled the charts all over the world, including hitting number 1 in Ireland, France, Spain and the UK -- their only British chart-topper to date. It also went top ten in Australia and #34 in the United States in March 2001, giving the Corrs their only US Top 40 hit. The single was the 33rd biggest-selling in the UK in 2000. It was also featured in the opening scene of the film ''The Wedding Date'', starring Debra Messing


water+light

throughout the world, and is an invasive species in several parts, notably Australia, California and the Mediterranean, all of which share a similar climate. The ice plant has escaped from cultivation and has become an invasive species. The ice plant poses a serious ecological problem, forming vast monospecific zones, lowering biodiversity, and competing directly with several threatened or endangered plant species for nutrients, water, light, and space. (State

Australia

'''Australia''' is an Oceanian country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent (Australia (continent)), the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands (list of islands of Australia). It is the world's sixth-largest country by total area (List of countries and dependencies by area). Neighbouring countries include Indonesia, East Timor and Papua New Guinea to the north; the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu to the north-east; and New Zealand to the south-east.

For at least 40,000 years who spoke languages grouped into roughly 250 language groups (Australian Aboriginal languages). Walsh, Michael (1991) "Overview of indigenous languages of Australia" in Suzane Romaine (ed.) ''Language in Australia'', Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ISBN 0-521-33983-9. After the European discovery of the continent by Dutch (Dutch Republic) explorers in 1606, Australia's eastern half was claimed by Great Britain (Kingdom of Great Britain) in 1770 and initially settled through penal transportation to the colony of New South Wales from 26 January 1788. The population grew steadily in subsequent decades; the continent was explored and an additional five self-governing crown colonies were established.

On 1 January 1901, the six colonies federated (Federation of Australia), forming the Commonwealth of Australia. Since Federation, Australia has maintained a stable liberal democratic (liberal democracy) political system that functions as a federal (Federalism) parliamentary democracy and constitutional monarchy comprising six states and several territories (States and territories of Australia). The population of 23.6 million is highly urbanised (Urbanization) and heavily concentrated in the eastern states (Eastern states of Australia) and on the coast.

Australia is a developed country and one of the wealthiest in the world, with the world's 12th-largest economy (List of countries by GDP (nominal)). In 2012 Australia had the world's fifth-highest per capita income (List of countries by GDP (nominal) per capita). Data refer mostly to the year 2012. World Economic Outlook Database-October 2013, International Monetary Fund. Accessed on 8 October 2013. Australia's military expenditure is the world's 13th-largest (List of countries by military expenditures). With the second-highest human development index globally (List of countries by Human Development Index), Australia ranks highly (International rankings of Australia) in many international comparisons of national performance, such as quality of life, health, education, economic freedom, and the protection of civil liberties and political rights. Australia is a member of the United Nations, G20 (G-20 major economies), Commonwealth of Nations, ANZUS, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), World Trade Organization, Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation, and the Pacific Islands Forum.

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