More camels than koalas -- 20 Australia discoveries

By Lara Brunt, for CNNUpdated 28th October 2013
Happy 40th, Sydney Opera House.
Happy 40th, Sydney Opera House.
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Melbourne Cup day is a public holiday in Victoria.
Melbourne Cup day is a public holiday in Victoria.
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Lord Howe Island has the world's southernmost barrier coral reef.
Lord Howe Island has the world's southernmost barrier coral reef.
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The  Australia eastern brown snake has enough venom to kill 20 adults with a single bite.
The Australia eastern brown snake has enough venom to kill 20 adults with a single bite.
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