BBC Sport - Formula 1: What makes the Australian Grand Prix awesome?
F1 - What makes Australia so special?
- From the section Formula 1
BBC Sport's Tom Bowker explains what makes the Australian Grand Prix such an exciting place to start the Formula 1 season.
The first championship race in Australia was held in 1985 on the Adelaide street circuit, which hosted the F1 season finale for a decade before the event switched to Melbourne's Albert Park at the start of 1996.
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