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. […]

Hervey Bay, Australia

Hervey Bay is a city on the southeast coast of Queensland, Australia. It is located in a bay facing Fraser Island, about 290 km (180 mi) to the north of Brisbane, the state capital. Hervey Bay has a population of 77,000 people (2012 estimate). More on Hervey Bay As with most of the coastal sites […]

Caloundra, Australia

Caloundra is a town in Queensland, Australia. It is located on the Sunshine Coast, about 90 km (56 mi) north of Brisbane. The town has a population of 41,000 people. There was until 2008 a City of Caloundra, which has since been amalgamated into the Sunshine Coast Region. That former City includes Caloundra, Kawana and […]

New South Wales, Australia

New South Wales is a state on the southeast corner of the Australian continent. It is the oldest state in Australia, and part of the earliest European settlement which began there in the 18th century around Sydney Cove. New South Wales covers an area of 809,444 sq km (312,528 sq mi). It has a population […]