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Australia History and Culture

The Aborigines were the first inhabitants of Australia. Most anthropologists believe they migrated to the continent at least 40,000 years ago, and that most of the continent was occupied about 30,000 years ago. Although Chinese, Malaysian, Indonesian, and Arab seafarers might have landed on northern Australia before AD 1500, Australia was essentially unknown in the West until the 17th century.

Australia has its own unique culture made up from bits and pieces from different world cultures, and customs, including those of the migrant customs.




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