While thousands will set their sights on Sydney for the 2000 Summer Olympics, others venture to Australia on more exotic terms. Its abundant wildlife, rugged outback and size guarantee a rich variety of experiences.
Click on these sites to take a virtual expedition down under:
This site details an expedition attempting the first ever circumnavigation of Australia with camels. Check out the news updates, photos and information on the team's nine camels. They estimate the 17,000-km. expedition will take about three years.
A great reference tool for learning about Australia's indigenous people. Includes detailed information and galleries for aboriginal art.
Take photo tours of Australia, narrated by the furry ozEkoala.
Kakadu: Australia's Ancient Wilderness
This 8,000-square mile national park in northern Australia is defined by six separate seasons. Check out photos of the crocodiles that call the region home.