Maryborough, Australia

Maryborough is a city on the Mary River in Queensland, Australia, about 225 km (160 mi) north of Brisbane. The nearest major town to it is Hervey Bay, about 30 km to the northeast. Maryborough has a population of around 25,000 people (2012 estimate). More on Maryborough Maryborough was founded in 1847, when it was […]

Apollo Bay, Australia

Apollo Bay is a small coastal town in Victoria, Australia. It is located on the eastern side of Cape Otway. The town has a population of around 2,000 people (2012 estimate). More on Apollo Bay Until the arrival of Europeans to the Apollo Bay area, it was inhabited by the Gadubanud tribe of indigenous people. […]

Albany, Australia

Albany is a city in Western Australia. It is a seaport in the Great Southern region of the state, about 418 km to the southeast of Perth. The city has a population of 34,000 people (2012 estimate), making it the sixth most populous city in the state. More on Albany The indigenous inhabitants of the […]

Nowra, Australia

Nowra is a coastal city located 160 km (99 mi) to the south of Sydney, in New South Wales, Australia. Combined with its twin town of Bomaderry, Nowra has a population of 35,000 people (2012 estimate). More on Nowra The indigenous inhabitants of the Nowra area comprised the Wodi-Wodi tribe to the south of the […]

Geelong, Australia

Geelong is a port city to the southwest of Melbourne in Victoria, Australia. With a population of 163,000 people (2012 estimate), it is the second biggest city in Victoria and the fifth most population non-capital city in Australia. The city is within the municipality of the City of Greater Geelong, which has some 195,000 inhabitants. […]