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Aboriginal Australians are legally defined as people who are members "of the Aboriginal race of Australia" (indigenous to mainland Australia or to the island of Tasmania).
The Academy of Interactive Entertainment (AIE) is an Australian video games and Computer animation school.
Acton (postcode: 2601) is a suburb of Canberra, ACT, Australia.
Andrew James Barr (born 29 April 1973) is an Australian politician and Chief Minister of the Australian Capital Territory.
Anzac Parade, a significant road and thoroughfare in the Australian capital Canberra, is used for ceremonial occasions and is the site of many major military memorials.
The Australian Army is Australia's military land force.
The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) is the independent statistical agency of the Government of Australia.
The Australian Capital Territory Legislative Assembly (formally the Legislative Assembly for the Australian Capital Territory) is the unicameral legislature of the Australian Capital Territory (ACT).
Australian Catholic University (ACU) is a publicly funded university with seven campuses around Australia.
The Australian Defence Force Academy (ADFA) is a tri-service military Academy that provides military and tertiary academic education for junior officers of the Australian Defence Force in the Royal Australian Navy (RAN), Australian Army and Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF).
The Australian House of Representatives is one of the two Houses (chambers) of the Parliament of Australia.
The Australian Labor Party (ALP, also Labor, was Labour before 1912) is a political party in Australia.
The Australian National University (ANU) is a national research university located in Canberra, the capital of Australia.
The Australian Senate is the upper house of the bicameral Parliament of Australia, the lower house being the House of Representatives.
The Australian War Memorial is Australia's national memorial to the members of its armed forces and supporting organisations who have died or participated in wars involving the Commonwealth of Australia.
A bachelor's degree (from Middle Latin baccalaureus) or baccalaureate (from Modern Latin baccalaureatus) is an undergraduate academic degree awarded by colleges and universities upon completion of a course of study lasting three to seven years (depending on institution and academic discipline).
Beecroft Peninsula is the spectacular northern headland of Jervis Bay.
The District of Belconnen is one of the original eighteen districts of the Australian Capital Territory (ACT), used in land administration.
Bimberi Peak or Mount Bimberi with an elevation of located within the Brindabella Ranges is the highest mountain in the Australian Capital Territory.
Black Mountain is a small mountain with an elevation of that is situated to the west of the Canberra central business district on the northern shore of Lake Burley Griffin, in the Australian Capital Territory of Australia.
Brachiopods, phylum Brachiopoda, are a group of lophotrochozoan animals that have hard "valves" (shells) on the upper and lower surfaces, unlike the left and right arrangement in bivalve molluscs.
Bruce is a suburb of the Belconnen district of Canberra, that is located within the Australian Capital Territory, Australia.
Campbell (postcode: 2612) is a suburb of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia.
Canberra is the capital city of Australia.
The Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex (CDSCC) is an Earth station in Australia located at Tidbinbilla in the Australian Capital Territory.
The Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT) is a vocational education provider in Canberra, the Australian Capital Territory, and is one of a system of TAFEs.
Capital Hill, (postcode: 2600) is the location of Parliament House, Canberra, at the south apex of the land axis of the Parliamentary Triangle.
Charles Sturt University (CSU) is an Australian multi-campus public university located in New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria, and the Australian Capital Territory.
Chinese Australians are Australian citizens of Chinese ancestry.
Commonwealth Avenue is a major road in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia.
Commonwealth Securities, also known as CommSec, is Australia's largest online stockbroking firm operated by the Commonwealth Bank of Australia.
Community Based Corrections In Australia is a division of ACT Corrective Services and consists of the Probation and Parole Unit Rehabilitation Programs Unit and the Sentence Administration Board.
The Constitution of Australia is the supreme law under which the government of the Commonwealth of Australia operates, including its relationship to the States of Australia.
Cooma is a town in the south of New South Wales, Australia.
The Cotter River, a perennial river of the Murrumbidgee catchment within the Murray-Darling basin, is located in the Australian Capital Territory, Australia.
The Council of Australian Governments (COAG) is an organisation consisting of the federal government, the governments of the six states and two mainland territories and the Australian Local Government Association.
Dairy cattle (also called dairy cows) are cattle cows bred for the ability to produce large quantities of milk, from which dairy products are made.
The choice of whether to use daylight saving time (DST) in Australia is a matter for the individual states and territories.
Deakin (postcode: 2600) is a suburb of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia.
The Devonian is a geologic period and system of the Paleozoic, spanning 60 million years from the end of the Silurian, million years ago (Mya), to the beginning of the Carboniferous, Mya.
A diplomatic mission or foreign mission is a group of people from one state or an organisation present in another state to represent the sending state/organisation officially in the receiving state.
The Division of Canberra is an Australian electoral division in the Australian Capital Territory.
The Division of Fenner is an Australian Electoral Division in the Australian Capital Territory and the Jervis Bay Territory.
A drainage divide, water divide, divide, ridgeline, watershed, or water parting is the line that separates neighbouring drainage basins.
Duffy (postcode: 2611) is a suburb in the Canberra district of Weston Creek.
Dunlop is a suburb of the Belconnen district of Canberra, located within the Australian Capital Territory, Australia.
Duntroon is a suburb of the city of Canberra in the Australian Capital Territory.
An enclave is a territory, or a part of a territory, that is entirely surrounded by the territory of one other state.
A federal district is a type of administrative division of a federation, usually under the direct control of a federal government and organized sometimes with a single municipal body.
The Federal Register of Legislation (formerly ComLaw), also known as the Legislation Register, is an Australian government web site run by the Office of Parliamentary Counsel since October 2012 that provides online copies of Commonwealth legislation and related documents.
The Federation of Australia was the process by which the six separate British self-governing colonies of Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia, and Western Australia agreed to unite and form the Commonwealth of Australia, establishing a system of federalism in Australia.
The current flag of the Australian Capital Territory was officially adopted by the Australian Capital Territory Legislative Assembly in 1993.
Fog is a visible aerosol consisting of minute water droplets or ice crystals suspended in the air at or near the Earth's surface.
A fossil (from Classical Latin fossilis; literally, "obtained by digging") is any preserved remains, impression, or trace of any once-living thing from a past geological age.
Frost is the coating or deposit of ice that may form in humid air in cold conditions, usually overnight.
Fyshwick is a retail and light industry suburb of Canberra and is located east of the South Canberra district.
The gang-gang cockatoo (Callocephalon fimbriatum) is found in the cooler and wetter forests and woodlands of Australia, particularly alpine bushland.
Goulburn is a regional city in the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales, Australia approximately south-west of Sydney, Australia, and north-east of Canberra.
The Government of the Commonwealth of Australia (also referred to as the Australian Government, the Commonwealth Government, or the Federal Government) is the government of the Commonwealth of Australia, a federal parliamentary constitutional monarchy.
The Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia is the representative of the Australian monarch, currently Queen Elizabeth II.
The Gudgenby River, a perennial river that is part of the Murrumbidgee catchment within the Murray-Darling basin, is located in the Australian Capital Territory, Australia.
The District of Gungahlin is one of the original eighteen districts of the Australian Capital Territory used in land administration.
Hall is a small village in the north of the Australian Capital Territory (ACT), Australia.
Hare-Clark is a type of single transferable vote electoral system of proportional representation used for elections in Tasmania and the Australian Capital Territory.
The history of the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) as an administrative division of Australia began after the Federation of Australia in 1901 when it was created in law as the site for Canberra, Australia's capital city.
The Human Rights Act 2004 is an Act of the Australian Capital Territory Legislative Assembly that recognises the fundamental human rights of individuals.
Hume is a suburb of Canberra in the district of Jerrabomberra.
The following is an alphabetical list of articles related to Australia.
The International Business Times is an American online news publication that publishes seven national editions and four languages.
Jervis Bay is a oceanic bay and village on the south coast of New South Wales, Australia, said to possess the whitest sand in the world.
The Jervis Bay Territory (abbreviated as JBT) is a territory of the Commonwealth of Australia.
The Jervis Bay Territory Acceptance Act 1915 was an Act of the Parliament of Australia which followed the New South Wales Seat of Government Surrender Act 1915.
Lake Burley Griffin is an artificial lake in the centre of Canberra, the capital of Australia.
This is a list of Australian bird emblems.
This is a list of Australian floral emblems.
This is a list of suburbs in the city of Canberra, in the Australian Capital Territory, Australia.
This is a list of schools in the Australian Capital Territory, which houses Australia's capital city, Canberra.
The Australian Minister for Home Affairs is a ministerial portfolio formed at the Federation of Australia and has undergone numerous changes in ministerial responsibility since 1901.
Mitchell (postcode: 2911) is a light-industrial estate of Canberra, Australia in the district of Gungahlin.
The Molonglo River, a perennial river that is part of the Murrumbidgee catchment within the Murray–Darling basin, is located in the Monaro and Capital Country regions of New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory, in Australia.
The District of Molonglo Valley is one of the nineteen districts of the Australian Capital Territory used in land administration, and the only district that was not created in 1966.
Mount Ainslie is a hill with an elevation of that is located in the northeastern suburbs of Canberra, in the Australian Capital Territory, Australia.
Naas Valley is an area south of Canberra, Australia in the Brindabella Ranges which was first settled by Europeans in 1834.
Namadgi National Park is a protected area in the south-west of the Australian Capital Territory, bordering Kosciuszko National Park in New South Wales.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is an independent agency of the executive branch of the United States federal government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research.
The NASA Deep Space Network (DSN) is a worldwide network of US spacecraft communication facilities, located in the United States (California), Spain (Madrid), and Australia (Canberra), that supports NASA's interplanetary spacecraft missions.
The National Capital Authority (NCA) is a body of the Australian Government that was established to manage the Commonwealth's interest in the planning and development of Canberra as the capital city of Australia.
New South Wales (abbreviated as NSW) is a state on the east coast of:Australia.
North Canberra, also known as the Inner North, is a district of Canberra, the capital city of Australia, comprising 14 suburbs.
The Northern Territory (abbreviated as NT) is a federal Australian territory in the central and central northern regions of Australia.
O'Malley (postcode: 2606) is a suburb in the Canberra, Australian Capital Territory district of Woden Valley.
An officer is a member of an armed force or uniformed service who holds a position of authority.
The Ordovician is a geologic period and system, the second of six periods of the Paleozoic Era.
An orogeny is an event that leads to a large structural deformation of the Earth's lithosphere (crust and uppermost mantle) due to the interaction between plate tectonics.
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Australia: Australia refers to both the continent of Australia and to the Commonwealth of Australia, the sovereign country.
Page is a residential suburb in the Belconnen district of Canberra, located within the Australian Capital Territory, Australia.
The Parliament of Australia (officially the Federal Parliament; also known as the Commonwealth Parliament or just Parliament) is the legislative branch of the government of Australia.
The National Triangle, which is referred to as the Parliamentary Triangle, is the ceremonial precinct of Canberra, containing some of Australia's most significant buildings.
A planned community, or planned city, is any community that was carefully planned from its inception and is typically constructed on previously undeveloped greenfield land.
Postgraduate education, or graduate education in North America, involves learning and studying for academic or professional degrees, academic or professional certificates, academic or professional diplomas, or other qualifications for which a first or bachelor's degree generally is required, and it is normally considered to be part of higher education.
A preschool, also known as nursery school, pre-primary school, playschool or kindergarten, is an educational establishment or learning space offering early childhood education to children before they begin compulsory education at primary school.
Quartz is a mineral composed of silicon and oxygen atoms in a continuous framework of SiO4 silicon–oxygen tetrahedra, with each oxygen being shared between two tetrahedra, giving an overall chemical formula of SiO2.
Red Hill (postcode: 2603) is a suburb of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia.
The Australian Capital Territory issued revenue stamps from 1966 to 1983 for stamp duty.
The Royal Military College, Duntroon, also known simply as Duntroon, is the Australian Army's officer training establishment.
Sandstone is a clastic sedimentary rock composed mainly of sand-sized (0.0625 to 2 mm) mineral particles or rock fragments.
Shale is a fine-grained, clastic sedimentary rock composed of mud that is a mix of flakes of clay minerals and tiny fragments (silt-sized particles) of other minerals, especially quartz and calcite.
Domestic sheep (Ovis aries) are quadrupedal, ruminant mammal typically kept as livestock.
Siltstone is a sedimentary rock which has a grain size in the silt range, finer than sandstone and coarser than claystones.
The Silurian is a geologic period and system spanning 24.6 million years from the end of the Ordovician Period, at million years ago (Mya), to the beginning of the Devonian Period, Mya.
South Canberra or the Inner South is a central district of Canberra, the capital city of Australia.
A street or road name or odonym is an identifying name given to a street.
Tharwa (postcode 2620) is a small village within the Australian Capital Territory, south of Canberra, the capital city of Australia.
A thunderstorm, also known as an electrical storm, lightning storm, or thundershower, is a storm characterized by the presence of lightning and its acoustic effect on the Earth's atmosphere, known as thunder.
Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve is a protected area, on the fringe of Namadgi National Park, that is a short drive from the city of Canberra, in the Australian Capital Territory, the capital city of Australia.
Australia uses three main time zones: Australian Western Standard Time (AWST; UTC+08:00), Australian Central Standard Time (ACST; UTC+09:30), and Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST; UTC+10:00).
Training is teaching, or developing in oneself or others, any skills and knowledge that relate to specific useful competencies.
The Transport Canberra and City Services Directorate (TCCS) is a directorate of the government of the Australian Capital Territory.
Trilobites (meaning "three lobes") are a fossil group of extinct marine arachnomorph arthropods that form the class Trilobita.
The District of Tuggeranong is one of the original eighteen districts of the Australian Capital Territory used in land administration.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
The University of Canberra (UC) is a public university that is located in Bruce, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory.
The University of New South Wales (UNSW; branded as UNSW Sydney) is an Australian public research university located in the Sydney suburb of Kensington.
Uriarra Village is a historic forestry settlement in the Australian Capital Territory established in 1928 at the foothills of the Australian Alps.
UTC+10:00 is an identifier for a time offset from UTC of +10.
UTC+11:00 is an identifier for an +11 hour time offset from UTC.
A vineyard is a plantation of grape-bearing vines, grown mainly for winemaking, but also raisins, table grapes and non-alcoholic grape juice.
Wahlenbergia gloriosa, commonly known as Royal Bluebell or Royal Bluebird, is an Australian wildflower from the Campanulaceae family.
Walter Burley Griffin (November 24, 1876February 11, 1937) was an American architect and landscape architect.
The District of Weston Creek is one of the original eighteen districts of the Australian Capital Territory used in land administration.
Williamsdale is a village on the New South Wales - Australian Capital Territory border in Australia on the Monaro Highway.
The District of Woden Valley is one of the original eighteen districts of the Australian Capital Territory used in land administration.
Yarralumla is a large inner south suburb of Canberra, the capital city of Australia.
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