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Warooka Town Hall

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Warooka is a small town at the bottom end of Yorke Peninsula, 232 kilometres from Adelaide. Established in 1876 its name was derived from the aboriginal word for 'Muddy Waterhole'. Warooka services surrounding farms and visitors who come to enjoy fishing, water sports and the nearby Innes National Park.

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C: Captain Harry Butler Memorial

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D: Wattle Point Windfarm

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de Klaus Mayer, la 37.2 km distanta

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F: Marion Bay Jetty at sunrise

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G: Browns Beach

de Klaus Mayer, la 50.9 km distanta

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H: Stenhouse Bay Jetty

de Klaus Mayer, la 52.5 km distanta

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I: Inneston Historic Town

de Klaus Mayer, la 55.9 km distanta

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J: West Cape and Lighthouse

de Klaus Mayer, la 59.2 km distanta

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Aceasta panorama a fost facuta in Yorke Peninsula, Australia

Aceasta este un ansamblu a 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.

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