Australia is a stable, democratic and culturally diverse nation with a highly skilled workforce and one of the strongest performing economies in the world.
With spectacular landscapes and a rich ancient culture, Australia is a land like no other. It is the earth's sixth-largest country in land area and is the only nation to govern an entire continent.
Australia in Brief has more information on Australian history and society, Australia’s economy and engagement with the world, and information about travelling to Australia.
australia.gov.au is a portal for Australian Government information and services.