Australian facts and figures
A brief introduction to Australian currency and its history, with links to further information.
This page provides an introduction to some common customs in Australia such as meeting people, clothing, polite behaviours, common Australian expressions, and Australian celebrations and holidays.
Yellowpages.com.au is an Australian business directory with more than 1.7 million business listings. You can search YellowPages.com.au to find out about and contact these businesses.
The Bureau of Meteorology provides weather forecasts, warnings and observations for all states of Australia. There is also information about climate, hydrology and other weather services
Current exchange rates as listed by the Reserve Bank of Australia.
The National Library of Australia provides a series of answers to frequently asked reference questions.
Search over 100,000 maps of Australia held in Australia's libraries, from the earliest mapping to the present. This facility allows you to define an area or enter a search term to search for maps of Australia held in Australia's libraries. The search facility also includes digitised maps.
Information about Australian time zones and daylight saving time can be discovered on australia.gov.au.
Whitepages.com.au allows you to search for a business, locate government departments or simply get in touch with a friend anywhere in Australia.
Year Book Australia is the principal reference work produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It provides a comprehensive and detailed statistical overview of various aspects of the economy and social conditions in Australia. In addition, it contains descriptive matter dealing with Australia's government, international relations, defence, social security, geography and climate.