[Worldkings] Top 50 creative minds in the world (P. 25) Lucy Tolan (Australia): Famous ceramic artist with unique ceramic works
(Worldkings.org) Melbourne-based artist Lucy Tolan is known for her distinctive hand-built ceramic objects, characterized by repetitive patterns and bold colors.
[Worldkings] Top 50 creative minds in the world (P. 15) Marc Newson (Australia): The “Design Wizard” with the ability to transform anything into a unique and iconic product
(Worldkings.org) Versatile, precise and creative by nature, Marc Newson is an undeniable reference for industrial design.
[WorldKings - Wowtimes - Almanac Events & Achievements 2023] Highlights in 69 years of development of Woodside Energy Group Ltd, Australia's largest independent dedicated oil and gas company (1954)
(Worldkings.org) Woodside Energy is a global energy company founded in Australia. The company provides energy the world needs to heat and cool homes, keep lights on and to power industries.
Greatest road trips in the world (P.1) Great Ocean Road: Most spectacular coast line in Australia
(WorldKings.org) To repay the favor as well as create jobs for the veterans of World War I, the Australian government started construction of the Great Ocean Road, running along the coast in the South of the country.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Australia Records Institute (EURI) Reserve Bank of Australia: World's first polymer banknote issuer
(WorldKings.org) In 1988, the world's first polymer banknote was issued by the Reserve Bank of Australia.
[Worldkings] Top 100 innovation events in the world (P. 73) Startup Vow unveiled world's first meatball made from the DNA of an extinct mammoth (Australia)
(Worldkings.org) Food scientists unveiled a giant meatball made from lab-grown flesh of an extinct woolly mammoth, saying the protein from the past showed the way for future foods.
Top 500 places to visit before you die (P.77) Shark Bay: Paradise of West Australian wilderness
(WorldKings.org) As a paradise for nature lovers and adventure seekers, this beautiful slice of West Australian wilderness promises one unforgettable experience after another – and almost year-round sunshine.
[Worldkings] Top 100 Innovation Events in the World (P. 45) The Australian Army is testing a mind-controlled combat AI robodog for the first time
(Worldkings.org) A breakthrough in artificial intelligence being tested by the Australian military reportedly allows soldiers to control robot dogs solely with their minds.
[WORLDKINGS] On this day - February 25, 2023 - 209th anniversary of Australia's first currency, the Holey Dollar, entering circulation in New South Wales (1814)
(Worldkings.org) On 24 February 1814, Australia's first coin, the small hole dollar, entered circulation in the colony of New South Wales. Holey dolar made of Spanish 'eight' with holes cut out in the middle.
[Worldkings] Top 100 innovation events in the world (P. 38) Airspeeder company makes history with world's first flying electric racecar (Australia)
(Worldkings.org) Flying Airspeeder race cars are being trialled in the desert as Australian technology companies aim to play a part in the Brisbane 2032 Olympics.