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Australian Culture


This research guide includes various aspects of the rich culture found in the small continent and country of Australia.

Australia stub.svg
By Marcin n®  - Own work, incorporates File:Flag of the United Kingdom.svg, CC BY-SA 3.0,

This picture displays the shape of Australia and also its national flag.

Topic Overview

This research guide goes into depth of all aspects of the Australian way of life and into many of the nine states and territories. Since Australia is an island, there are many rarities found here. This country and continent bursts at the seams with wildlife and remarkable land formations along with an interesting population of unique peoples. 

Aspects Mentioned:

  • Books 
    • General Australia
    • Culture
    • Cities
    • Wildlife
    • A poet called Judith Wright 
    • Cuisine
    • Native Peoples (Aborigines) 
    • Sports
  • Websites 
    • Wildlife
    • Land Highlights
    • Tourism 
    • Australian Geographic
    • Databases
    • Australian Library 
    • Social Cultures and Customs
  • Newspapers, Films, TV
    • Newspapers
    • Films with Australian Origin 
    • Television Shows

Sydney, Australia

Bondi Beach 2012 1.jpg
By Kristina D.C. Hoeppner -, CC BY-SA 2.0,

This picture shows Bondi Beach, a beach located in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. This beach is popular among Aussie natives and also with tourists. There are several activities to do here such as learning how to surf, going for a swim, or dining out at one of many restaurants.

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Guide Creator

Evelyn Howard

Experience-Based Career Education Program (EBCE) Intern

Senior at Tates Creek High School, 2016

Oral History Librarian

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