Backpackers Geography of Australia (Weather Patterns, Tips, Maps, States And Cities)

A Backpacker's Geography of Australia

A little bit of research about Australia's geography can go a long way when planning your trip. The weather patterns in Australia can make all the difference to your plans! The monsoon (wet season) for example, can make travel dangerous in the summer months up in northern Australia. In this section you can learn about the weather patterns, states and major cities of Australia.

This section is called the 'backpackers geography' because as interesting as it may be to know the distance of the longest river in Australia (Murray River 2,375 km) it's not going to be of as much use to you as say, knowing the names and locations of the states, territories and major cities.

Weather patterns are also going to be important because the climatic regions of Australia can vary greatly and the seasons will affect the timing of your travel plans.

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