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Gabor Varga
Uluru in HDR
luke alcorn
Pano test
Klaus Mayer
Mount Conner from Lasseter Highway
Gabor Varga
On the Rim of the King's Canyon
Gabor Varga
On the Edge of King's Canyon
Klaus Mayer
Kings Canyon
Gabor Varga
Rimwalk in the King's Canyon
David Rowley
Along The Gary Junction Road
Klaus Mayer
Albert Namatjira Monument
Gabor Varga
Redbank Gorge Panorama - HDR
Gabor Varga
Glen Helen Gorge - HDR
Gabor Varga
Ormiston Gorge Lookout - HDR
Arroz Marisco
On the Ridge above Imja Tsho
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Panorama tmp 909
Ivor Linington
Duxford 3 1
wongchichuen
Canton Rd Shopping Area(尖沙咀廣東道), Tsim Sha Tsui
Dan Bailey
Grand Bazaar
Katsunori Takamatsu
Large Helical Device
Martin Hertel
Welcome to Octoberfest
Владислав Москвин
Callao Madrid
Михаил Колосов
Ukraine-Nikolaev-televishka-1-KolosovM
Robert Koestler
My Greenhouse
Marcio Cabral
Iguazu Falls Belvedere
Bernd Dohrmann - www.360Bilder.de
South Railway Station Beijing
Klaus Mayer
Pink Lake at Dimboola
Klaus Mayer
Australia Day Celebrations in Portland
Klaus Mayer
Cape Du Couedic Seal Colony Boardwalk
Klaus Mayer
Bullocks Head Lookout in Donald
Klaus Mayer
Boronia Peak
Klaus Mayer
Farmland in Grampians
Klaus Mayer
Visitor Information
Klaus Mayer
MacKillops School in Penola
Klaus Mayer
Coorong Loop Road
Klaus Mayer
Upper Ebor Falls Lookout
Klaus Mayer
Queens Domain Water Tank Lookout
Klaus Mayer
Sculpture Symposium
More About Australia

There are no kangaroos in Austria. We're talking about Australia, the world's smallest continent. That being cleared up, let's dive right in! Australia is a sovereign state under the Commonwealth of Nations, which is in turn overseen by Queen Elizabeth the Second, by the Grace of God, Queen of Australia and Her other Realms and Territories, Head of the Commonwealth. The continent was first sighted and charted by the Dutch in 1606. Captain James Cook of Britain came along in the next century to claim it for Britain and name it "New South Wales." Shortly thereafter it was declared to be a penal colony full of nothing but criminals and convicts, giving it the crap reputation you may have heard at your last cocktail party. This rumor ignores 40,000 years of pre-European human history, especially the Aboriginal concept of Dreamtime, an interesting explanation of physical and spiritual reality. The two biggest cities in Australia are Sydney and Melbourne. Sydney is more for business, Melbourne for arts. But that's painting in very broad strokes. Take a whirl around the panoramas to see for yourself! Text by Steve Smith.