Know Your Community

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Go to the following pages for:Students, Teachers, Speakers to learn more about the world through our many resources & games.

 

Australia

Links:

The press
The Sydney Morning Herald - daily
Herald Sun - Melbourne-based daily
The Australian - national daily
The Daily Telegraph - Sydney-based daily
The Courier-Mail - Brisbane-based daily
The West Australian - Perth-based daily
The Age - Melbourne-based daily
The Advertiser - Adelaide-based daily
Australian Financial Review - business daily


Television
ABC - national, public
ABC News 24 - ABC's news TV
Australia Network - international channel operated by ABC
SBS TV - public, multilingual
Seven Network - national, commercial
Nine Network - national, commercial
Ten Network - national, commercial
Sky News Australia - satellite/cable news network
Foxtel - satellite pay TV, owned by News Corporation, the Packer group and Telstra
Optus - cable TV


Radio
ABC - public, operates speech-cultural network Radio National, ABC NewsRadio, youth network Triple J, ABC Classic FM and local services
Radio Australia - ABC's external service, targeted at Asia-Pacific
SBS Radio - public, multilingual


News agency/internet
AAP - Australian Associated Press
ABC News - public broadcaster's news site

 

To download the basic PowerPoint file to use in your classroom click here

To download the Country Fact Sheet for this country click here.

MAJOR CITIES:

Adelaide

Brisbane

Canberra

Darwin

Hobart

Melbourne

Perth

Sydney


GENERAL INTEREST:

Australian Beers and Breweries

Australian Holidays

Australia Photos

Australian Statistics

Australian Wines

Indigenous Australia

Legends and Myths of Australian Aborigines

Pacific Rim Ring of Fire


GOVERNMENT:

Australian Embassies

Australian Embassy, Washington, D.C.

Australian Government

Australian Ministry of Foreign Affairs


PODCASTS:

Australian Music

Radio National Breakfast

Sky News


PRINT MEDIA:

A very complete listĀ of blogs, internet media, press agencies, magazines, newspapers, radio and television sourcesĀ here!