Melbourne, one of Australia’s iconic cities, was originally called ‘Batmania’. Yes, Batmania. Explored in 1835 by John Batman, the settlement was named Batmania before being renamed later that year.
The dingo fence is one of the longest structures in the world and is the world’s longest fence. Built to keep dogs away from sheep and fertile land, the fence stretches to an amazing length of 5,614km! That’s about twice the length of the Great Wall of China!