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WHAT DOES QUEENSLAND MEAN IN ENGLISH?
Queensland is the second-largest and third-most populous state in Australia. Situated in the north-east of the country, it is bordered by the Northern Territory, South Australia and New South Wales to the west, south-west and south respectively. To the east, Queensland is bordered by the Coral Sea and Pacific Ocean. Queensland has a population of 4,560,059, concentrated along the coast and particularly in the state's South East. The state is the world's sixth largest sub-national entity, with an area of 1,852,642 km2. The capital and largest city in the state is Brisbane, Australia's third largest city. Referred to as the 'Sunshine State', Queensland is home to 10 of Australia's 30 largest cities and is the nation's third largest economy. Queensland was first occupied by Aboriginal Australians and Torres Strait Islanders. The first European to land in Queensland was Dutch navigator Willem Janszoon in 1606, who explored the west coast of the Cape York Peninsula near present-day Weipa. In 1770, Lieutenant James Cook claimed the east coast of Australia for the Kingdom of Great Britain.
Definition of Queensland in the English dictionary
The definition of Queensland in the dictionary is a state of NE Australia: fringed on the Pacific side by the Great Barrier Reef; the Great Dividing Range lies in the east, separating the coastal lowlands from the dry Great Artesian Basin in the south. Capital: Brisbane. Pop: 3 840 111. Area: 1 727 500 sq km.
The translations of Queensland from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Queensland» in English.
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «Queensland».
FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «QUEENSLAND» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Queensland» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Queensland» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Queensland
8 QUOTES WITH «QUEENSLAND»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word Queensland.
None of the serious maritime incidents I had to deal with as transport minister off the pristine Queensland or Western Australian coastline involved an Australian flagged and crewed vessel.
I grew up in Queensland, and my dad was a tradesman and my mum an insurance agent, both self-employed.
What happened in Queensland is that people are facing high unemployment relative to other states - 5.7 per cent when I last checked.
My parents would never put too much hype into anything. They're very proud of me, but they're Queensland people. They're just glad that I have a job.
When I was 16 years old, I joined a drama group called North Queensland Academy of Dramatic Art under a woman called Maggie Shephard-King. She inspired me to audition for the role of Romeo in 'Romeo and Juliet.'
I studied drama at the Queensland University of Technology, which was amazing. I can't speak highly enough of that school.
I went to college at QUT: Queensland University of Technology. I studied for a Bachelors in finance and acting.
We should all live in central or southwest Queensland in Australia, which is geologically stable. Or Kansas or Nebraska, because it's relatively geologically stable. I am sure there is no emergency plan for Topeka.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «QUEENSLAND»
Discover the use of Queensland in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Queensland and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
This guide features a range of accommodation options for any budget, from camping to five-star hotels. It has coverage of all major attractions, as well as tips for getting off the beaten track.
A History of Queensland
A History of Queensland explores from the time of earliest human habitation up to the present.
Raymond Evans, 2007
This guide includes 78 detailed maps; complete accommodation listings for all budgets ; tips for safe outback travel; special sections on sailing and fauna & flora; and the best (and worst) of eating out in Queensland.
Hugh Finlay, Andrew Humphreys, Mark Armstrong, 1999
By the Book: A Literary History of Queensland
By the Book also covers the role of institutions such as schools, public libraries, the press and publishers in shaping the writing and reading of books in Queensland.
Patrick Buckridge, Belinda McKay, 2007
Bushpeople's Guide to Bushwalking in South-East Queensland
Revised second edition of a 1987 guidebook to planning bushwalks.
Ross Buchanan, Heather Buchanan, 1991
Wetland Plants of Queensland: A Field Guide
This practical field guide describes some 90 common wetland plants found in Queensland, and gives a distribution map for each species.
K. M. Stephens, Ralph M. Dowling, 2002
Lonely Planet Queensland & the Great Barrier Reef
Inside Lonely Planet Queensland & the Great Barrier Reef Travel Guide: Colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries show you the simplest way to tailor your trip to your own personal needs and interests Insider tips save you ...
Lonely Planet, Regis St Louis, Sarah Gilbert, 2012
Queensland Health and Physical Education: teacher resource book
This book offers time-saving support for the student text.
Michelle-Anne Bradford, Michelle Bradford, Sue Dickens, Damien Davis, 2008
Business Organisation and Management for Queensland
The book also examines business practices including the use of innovation, entrepreneurial creativity, strategic planning, information and communication technologies, management and marketing.This text provides up-to-date information, the ...