The continent of Australia is part of Oceania, and also part of Australasia. It
has three time zones, not including daylight savings. You can experience in
Australia a variety of climates from the temperate zones down south, that
include snow covered mountain tops, through arid deserts zones experiencing 40ฐC
temperature (sometimes exceeding 50ฐC), and tropical zones of the far north,
where you can experience tropical rainforest.
The country is divided
into the following state and territories: