Monday, 26 January 2009

Today is Australia Day

Third Year

For Australia January 26 is the biggest day of celebration in the country.
It's a day to reflect on what Australians can be proud of in their nation.
Would you like to learn more about Australia? Here are some "Aussie" links you might find real fun to surf!

Click on the images

Australia's culture portal is an excellent site offering information on a wide variety of topics.

Go here if you want to find out more about the sheer facts for all Australian states and regions.

The amazing photo gallery alone is worth a visit to the National Geographic site.
Not to mention, of course, all the other features: maps, videos, music and much more!

Lore of the Land is a cutting-edge interactive documentary website that seeks to reconcile spirit and place in Australia's story. It is the result of a co-operative and consultative partnership between Indigenous and non-indigenous people. Lore of the Land invites all Australians to explore, understand and reflect on their own relationship with and love of the land and encourages us to live in harmony with each other and with the land we each call home.

Last but not least, 2008, the year which has just closed its doors, was the (second) International Year of the Reef... Click on the icon to find out more.

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