Although I probably explored less than 1% of Australia’s landmass, I’ve greatly enjoyed what I have seen so far.
I backpacked the east coast aged 19 and have since returned to stay with friends in Sydney and Melbourne. I found many free things to do in Sydney but blew the budget on excellent brunches.
Australia fast facts:
Capital city: Canberra
Currency: Australian dollar (AUD)
Population: 25 million
Official languages: English