Australia is a continent which is very different from the rest of the world, particularly for its fascination about the big things. The country has exhibited its love for grandeur by installing some monuments here, which are phenomenal in size and earn a worth seeing reputation for the country.
Here is a list of 10 most amazing big things of Australia:
10. The Big Pineapple
The Big Pineapple is one of the most majestic things in Australia and it forms a major tourist attraction of the Sunshine Coast on South East Queensland. The giant replica of a pineapple, which was opened in 1971, reaches a grand height of 16 m. Also, there are some cool rides available for the tourists who visit the Big Pineapple.
9. The Big Lamb
A giant replica of a lamb was erected in Guyra in New South Wales in 1988 and became famous by the name of the Big Lamb. The purpose behind building this majestic monument was to give a boost to the popularity of the lamb and potato industries which thrived in the area.
8. The Big Galah
The Big Galah is an amazing monument made of steel and fiberglass, located at Kimba in South Australia. Built in 1993, the monument which portrays the Galah, reached the height of 8 m and is 3.5 m wide. It weighs as much as 2.3 tonnes.
7. The Big Bicycle
The next name on the list of top 10 most astonishing big things in Australia is the Big Bicycle, which is a part of the Chullora Recycling Center in Sydney. Built by Phillip Becker, Jonh Ridley and Andy Lugiz, the monument stands proudly at the entry point of the Chullora Waste Transfer Station.
6. The Big Axe
The Big Axe is the giant replica of an axe which lies at the Kew Visitor Information Center. The original structure was damaged by ants and had to be replaced in 2002..