Queen Victoria Building to Quokka
Queen Victoria Building, Sydney
The restored Queen Victoria Building has become a relatively upmarket shopping complex in Sydney.
Queen Victoria Market, Melbourne
Melbourne's Queen Victoria Market is said to be the largest open-air market in the southern hemisphere.
Queen's Birthday Holiday
It's a public holiday in Australia and New Zealand but celebrated on different dates. In New South Wales, it also marks the start of the ski season.
Queensland islands bask in the tropical sun and are a popular holiday destination whatever the season.
Take a photo tour of some of Queensland's more popular places: Brisbane, Gold Coast, Cairns, Great Barrier Reef.
Australia's national science and technology centre is a popular place for visits by students and families with children.
Questacon Virtual Tour
Panoramic views of the national science museum in Canberra from both the outside and inside its three levels of exhibition space, an inviting overview of what surprises lie within.
First thought to be giant rats, the quokkas on Western Australia's Rottnest Island are marsupials and kin to the Australian wallaby.