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This category contains links to Australian States and Territories that have Localities with general guides and directories sub-categories.
Only websites covering more than one state are listed here.

This category includes online guides and directories offering a wide variety of information. It contains websites that are related exclusively to that entire geographic area or to more than one of the smaller geographic areas within it.

Dining guides are found under Business and Economy. Similarly, travel guides are fund under Travel and Tourism, and business directories are found under Business and Economy.

Websites on Guides and Directories

  • Guide to Australia -Includes links to information on culture, geography, the nation, tourism, science and education, towns, trade and commerce, travel and communications.
  • Currency Conversion Guide -A currency converter offering an up to the minute guide to the value of the Australian dollar against other currencies.
  • Your Guide.com.au -Guide to major and regional centres around the country; categorised by state.
  • White Pages Online -Telephone listing search facilities for residential and commercial and government lines. Postcode search, world time, services, and site help.
  • Community.gov.au -Community information and services.
  • IndigOz -Documenting and promoting the development of the Indigenous Australian presence on the internet. Includes link library and mailing list.
  • Directory of Archives -Aims to identify the location of as many archival collections as possible throughout Australia.
  • Amazing Australia -General information and trivia on Australia, places to visit, accommodation and tours.
  • eCityGuide -Tourism and business guide to various Australian cities.
  • US Department of State - Australia -Country portal offers a map and links to Background Notes, Country Study, the US embassy and the current ambassador, press releases, fact sheets, annual Human Rights Reports and other major reports including Industry Market Reports.
  • 24 7 Network -Events, dining and entertainment guides for major cities and popular areas within Australia.
  • Wikipedia - Australia -Hyperlinked encyclopedia article covers the country's history, government and politics, geography, economy, demographics, language and culture.
  • Encyclopedia of the Nations - Australia -Provides information about the country's geography, people, government, economy and tourism. From Thomson Gale.
  • BBC News - Country Profile: Australia -Provides overview, key facts and events, timelines and leader profiles along with current news.
  • NationMaster - Australia -Profile includes information for various aspects of the country, with a special emphasis on statistics and rankings.
  • SBS - The World Guide: Australia -Map, flag and detailed information on the country covering its geography, history, constitution and government, international relations, economy, communications, education and welfare.
  • CIA - The World Factbook: Australia -Features map and brief descriptions of the geography, people, government, economy, communications, transportation, military and transnational issues.
  • Australia Post -Post code search.
  • CommunityGuide.com.au -Local business, community organisation and sporting club directory. Browse nationally or by state.
  • Place Names Search -Search to find the location of places in Australia.
  • The Australian Childcare Index -A directory of childcare services across Australia, including long daycare services, kindergartens, occasional care, family day care, nannies and babysitters.
  • Australian Web Directory -An Australian web directory listing Australian Business Websites