Pacific and Oceania

Sealy Lookout Forest Sky Pier

March 27, 2018

Banana plantations were started in Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, in the 1890’s. Today, this Australian community is built almost entirely around the farming of bananas. Coffs Harbour is also home to a popular tourist attraction and amusement park, The Big Banana, which features a large walk-through banana built in 1964. The Big Banana was […]

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The Big Prawn

March 27, 2018

Australia is home to more than 150 unique pieces of architecture and sculptures collectively known as “the big things” of Australia. These quirky, supersized attractions can be found in every Australian state and territory and have become something of a cult phenomenon. Ballina, NSW is home to the “Big Prawn,” constructed in 1989 to honor […]

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