When international tourists think of Queensland they tend to think of the sun, surf, and sand of The Australia Gold Coast.
But within Australia, the state has another, more dubious reputation as the home of Big Things.
More than 40 massive sculptures are dotted around the state. There are enormous animals, gigantic pieces of fruit, and in true Australian fashion, a massive bottle of beer. Many travelers stop to take photos with the curious structures and enjoy the other facilities found there. With many Big Things seemingly located in the middle of nowhere, Big Things give tourists a chance to enjoy a meal, buy some souvenirs, and stretch their legs on a long journey.
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