is the capital of
It's situated 660 km north-east of
So a garden architect, called Walter Burley Griffin planned it as a "garden town".
And that's why it's said that
People say that the architect must have forgotten that there should also live people. There are hotels, shopping malls and this and that but only few houses and fewer inhabitants.
In 2002 and 2003
The name "
But other advantages make the inhabitants
loving this city. For example the nature which is everywhere. In summer the
lakes are commode to swim and in winter the
there live about 268 000 inhabitants
there is a continental-temperate climate
in summer not really hot, not really cold nights
winter sometimes really cold, and snow in the mountains, sometimes in
In the National Aquarium and
In the Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve in Tharwa, which is 40 km south of C., you can go hiking and many of the birds are so friendly that you can feed them.
In the Botanic Garden you can admire about 6 000 native plants.
In the Australian National Gallery you can see various kinds of art, for example original Aborigine paintings and modern art.
The National Film and Sound Archive is known as a "
is situated on the Capital Hill. It was built in the hilltop and covered with grass to do not destroy the natural form of the hill.
It was opened in 1988. This date was chosen
because it was the 200 year-jubilee of populating
On the green space in front of the building are standing a lot of card men. The front and backside of those figures are painted and stoked with famous Australians. For example the guitarist of the popular rock band "AC/DC", Angus Young.
But not just money coins are made also medallions.
is an artificially calculated lake, to honour Mr. Burley Griffin, the
The names of killed soldiers are engraved in the wall and visitors leave textile poppies.
Ultimele referate adaugate
- Opere romantice - autori si opere reprezentative Gioacchino Rossini, Giuseppe Verdi, Richard Wagner
- Mihai beniuc - „poezii"
- Mihai eminescu - student la berlin
- Mircea Eliade - Mioara Nazdravana (mioriţa)
- Chirita in provintie de Vasile Alecsandri -expunerea subiectului
- Dragoste de viata de Jack London
|Ion Luca Caragiale
- Triumful talentului… (reproducere) de Ion Luca Caragiale
- Fantasticul in proza lui Mircea Eliade - La tiganci
- „Personalitate creatoare” si „figura a spiritului creator” eminescian