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Canberra — Canberra is the capital city of Australia. With a population of , it is Australias largest inland city, the city is located at the northern end of the Australian Capital Territory, km south-west of Sydney, and km north-east of Melbourne.
A resident of Canberra is known as a Canberran, the site of Canberra was selected for the location of the nations capital in as a compromise between rivals Sydney and Melbourne, Australias two largest cities.
It is unusual among Australian cities, being a planned city outside of any state, similar to Washington, D. Following an international contest for the design, a blueprint by American architects Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony Griffin was selected.
The Griffins plan featured geometric motifs such as circles, hexagons and triangles, the citys design was influenced by the garden city movement and incorporates significant areas of natural vegetation that have earned Canberra the title of the bush capital.
The ACT is independent of any state to prevent any one state from gaining an advantage by hosting the seat of Commonwealth power, the ACT has voting representation in the Commonwealth Parliament, and has its own independent Legislative Assembly and government, similar to the states.
Compared to the averages, the unemployment rate is lower.
Property prices are high, in part due to comparatively restrictive development regulations. An s map of the region by Major Mitchell indeed does mark the Sullivans Creek floodplain between two mountains as Nganbra.
Nganbra or Nganbira could readily have been anglicised to the name Canberry, survey plans of the district dated refer to the area as the Canberry Plain.
Before white settlement, the area in which Canberra would eventually be constructed was seasonally inhabited by Indigenous Australians, archaeological evidence of settlement in the region includes inhabited rock shelters, rock paintings and engravings, burial places, camps and quarry sites, and stone tools and arrangements.
Artefacts suggests early human activity occurred at some point in the area 21, years previously, European exploration and settlement started in the Canberra area as early as the s.
There were four expeditions between andwhite settlement of the area probably dates fromwhen a homestead or station was built on what is now the Acton peninsula by stockmen employed by Joshua John Moore. He formally applied to purchase the site on 16 Decemberon 30 AprilMoore was told by letter that he could retain possession of 1, acres at Canberry.
The European population in the Canberra area continued to grow throughout the 19th century 2.
Its only city is Canberra, the city of Australia. The need for a territory was flagged by colonial delegates during the Federation conventions of the late 19th century. Section of the Australian Constitution provided that, following Federation inthe territory was transferred to the Commonwealth by the state of New South Wales intwo years prior to the naming of Canberra as the national capital in The floral emblem of the ACT is the royal bluebell and the emblem is the gang-gang cockatoo.
The economic activity of the Australian Capital Territory is heavily concentrated around Canberra and this trend continued intowhen the territory was ranked the third best performing out of all of Australias states and territories. There is a proportion of young adults in the region compared with other Australian states or territories.
Approximately one-fifth of ACT residents were born outside of Australia, mainly in the United Kingdom, almost one-fifth speak a language other than English at home, the most common being Chinese. There are a range of mountains, rivers and creeks in the Namadgi National Park.
These include the Naas and Murrumbidgee Rivers, Canberra is noted for its warm to hot, dry summers, and cold winters with occasional fog and frequent frosts. Many of the mountains in the territorys south-west are snow-covered for at least part of the winter.
Thunderstorms can occur between October and March, and annual rainfall is mm, with rainfall highest in spring and summer, the highest maximum temperature recorded in the ACT was In the s fossils of brachiopods and trilobites from the Silurian period were discovered at Woolshed Creek near Duntroon, at the time, these were the oldest fossils discovered in Australia, though this record has now been far surpassed.
Other specific geological places of interest include the State Circle cutting, the oldest rocks in the ACT date from the Ordovician around million years ago 3.
Lockheed Hudson — The Hudson served throughout the war, mainly with Coastal Command but also in transport and training roles as well as delivering agents into occupied France. They were also used extensively with the Royal Canadian Air Forces anti-submarine squadrons, in late Lockheed sent a cutaway drawing of the Model 14 to various publications, showing the new aircraft as a civilian aircraft and converted to a light bomber.
This attracted the interest of various air forces and inon 10 DecemberLockheed demonstrated a modified version of the Lockheed Model 14 Super Electra commercial airliner, which swiftly went into production as the Hudson Mk I.
The Hudson Mk III added one ventral and two machine guns and replaced the 1, hp Wright Cyclone 9-cylinder radials with 1, hp versions. The Hudsons were supplied without the Boulton Paul dorsal turret, which was installed on arrival in the United Kingdom, although later outclassed by larger bombers, the Hudson achieved some significant feats during the first half of the war.
On 8 Octoberover Jutland, a Hudson became the first Allied aircraft operating from the British Isles to shoot down an enemy aircraft, Hudsons also provided top cover during the Battle of Dunkirk. On 27 Augusta Hudson of No, the Germans were taken prisoner and the submarine taken under tow when Royal Navy ships subsequently arrived on the scene.
A Hudson of No. A further were built as trainers, designated the AT Following Japanese attacks on Malaya, Hudsons from No, skilled and experienced pilots found that the Hudson had an exceptional manoeuvrability for a twin-engined aircraft, especially a tight turning circle if either engine was briefly feathered.
It was only after Sakai himself scored hits on the gun position that he was able to down the Hudson, its crew was killed. It directly continues the traditions of the Australian Flying Corps, formed on 22 Octoberthe RAAF provides support across a spectrum of operations such as air superiority, precision strikes, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, air mobility, and humanitarian support.
The RAAF has taken part in many of the 20th centurys major conflicts, thousands of Australians also served with other Commonwealth air forces in Europe.
The RAAF has aircraft, of which are combat aircraft, the RAAF traces its history back to the Imperial Conference held in London inwhere it was decided aviation should be developed within the armed forces of the British Empire.Casey Rosenblatt added, Hidden Easter Eggs @ FilmEasterEggs In Interstellar () on the water planet, the soundtrack in the background has a prominent ticking noise.
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