About Sydney, Australia

Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania. Located on Australia's east coast, the metropolis surrounds the world's largest natural harbour, and sprawls towards the Blue Mountains to the west. Residents of Sydney are known as "Sydneysiders". Sydney is the second official seat, and second official residence, of the Governor-General of Australia, the Prime Minister of Australia and the Cabinet of Australia.The Sydney area has been inhabited by indigenous Australians for tens of millennia. The first British settlers arrived in 1788 to found Sydney as a penal colony, the first European settlement in Australia. Since convict transportation ended in the mid-19th century, the city has transformed from a colonial outpost into a major global cultural and economic centre. The population of Sydney at the time of the was 4.39 million, 1.5 million of which were born overseas, representing many different nationalities and making Sydney one of the most multicultural cities in the world. There are more than 250 different languages spoken in Sydney and about one-third of residents speak a language other than English at home.

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Melbourne at 2017 CMJ Champs!

Melbourne at 2017 CMJ Champs!

Friday 02. June 2017
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Betar Senior Seminar 2017
Friday 07. April 2017
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Vivid Sydney
Friday 26. May 2017
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Oceanic Dreaming Bellydance Cruise
Sunday 22. October 2017
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X802 A Taste of New Caledonia - 8 nights
Monday 08. January 2018
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Sydney FND Acrylic core & Speed class
Sunday 23. April 2017
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