Queensland

Queensland

Just north of New South Wales is Queensland, colloquially termed the Sunshine State. Queensland is home to 5 million people, the third largest in the country by population. The state is known for its impressive beaches and the major communities built around them. Tourism functions as a major aspect of the states economy. Home to the Great Barrier Reef, one of the most spectacular natural wonders on the planet, this alone draws 2 million visitors per year to the state. In addition, Queensland is home to Fraser Island, the Whitsundays, the Gold Coast as well as the Daintree Rainforest. The states natural beauty and biodiversity is unparalleled in the country and a true sight to behold. Its largest city Brisbane is one of Australias most cosmopolitan cities.

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