Australia is a country and continent surrounded by the Indian and Pacific oceans. Major cities like Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, and Adelaide are towards the coast. While the capital Canberra is inland. Australia is known for The Sydney Opera House, The Great Barrier Reef and a vast interior desert wilderness called the Outback. Australia is also known for unique animal species like kangaroos and duck-billed platypuses. Australia is a developed country and one of the wealthiest in the world. It is the world’s 12th largest economy.
In 2014 Australia had the world’s fifth-highest per capita income. Australia has the second highest human development index globally. Australia ranks high in many international comparisons of national performance. Like the quality of life, health, education, economic freedom, and political rights.