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Queensland is an Australian state that lies in the north-eastern area of the mainland. It is the second largest state in Australia and has a population of around 4 million people. The capital city of Queensland is Brisbane, a city located on the coast. Queensland is sub-divided into several regions. Because of its size, the climate can vary considerably according to the area, however most of the state enjoys warm weather and a large portion of the state is in the tropics, earning it the name of the ‘Sunshine State’. Queensland has many places of natural beauty, including the Sunshine Coast and the Gold Coast having some of the state’s most popular beaches; the Bunya Mountains and the Great Dividing Range , Carnarvon Gorge; Whitsunday Islands and Hinchinbrook Island. The state contains six World Heritage listed preservation areas: Australian Fossil Mammal Sites at Riversleigh in the Gulf Country, Gondwana Rainforests of Australia, Fraser Island, Great Barrier Reef, Lamington National Park and the Wet Tropics of Queensland. The main economy of the state revolves around agriculture, especially the harvesting of tropical fruit, grain crops, cattle, cotton and sugar cane. The mining industry is also an important source of economic activity, followed by tourism.