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Beyond Our Borders: Australia

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Aerial view of the Sydney skyline. Caption. It is the most well-known city in Australia.

Travel through Australia's six states, reviewing the history and geography of this island continent. Tells how climate and geographical location influence tourism, farming, and development. Highlights some of each states' points of interest, including Ayers Rock, the Great Barrier Reef, and various parks. Notes Aboriginal and British influences.

Media Details

Runtime: 29 minutes 49 seconds

A woman in front of an illustrated backdrop with a kangaroo. Spanish captions.
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