THE MURRUMBIDGEE RIVERTHE VOLGA RIVER Murrumbidgee means 'big river' in the local Aboriginal language. The Volga is the longest river in Europe.
THE DIVIDING RANGE THE BALD ROCK Australia is a very shallow country but there are several mountain ranges. The bald rock is a very popular tourist site. People come to watch it from all over the world.
URAL MOUNTAINS CAUCUSES MOUNTAINS ELBRUS MOUNTAINS The Ural mountains separate Europe from Asia. The highest mountains in Russia are Caucuses. Mountain Elbrus is very popular place of skiing.
ACACIA EUCALYPTUS Eucalyptus is very common tree in Australia, and you can see flowers of Acacia in every part of the country.
BIRCH PINE As you know the birch-is one of the symbols of Russia. In Russia you can see the birch tree everywhere. In little Russian towns people call lovely girls (beryozka, beryozonka) In Siberia there are many kilometers of boreal forest which consist of pine trees. You can see pine trees in our region too.
KANGAROO BROWN BEAR Kangaroo is the symbol of Australia. It is endemic animal that means Kangaroo lives only in this place. It has a pouch where its babies grow. The Russian animal symbol is the brown bear. Half of its life the brown bear has a winter sleep
We live in different countries and speak different languages but we are the same.