Official Language: German
Population: 9 million
Currency: Euro (€) (EUR)
Major Industries: Food and luxury commodities, mechanical engineering and steel construction, chemicals, and vehicle manufacturing
Austria is a landlocked country in Central Europe. It shares a border with the Czech Republic and Germany to the north, Slovakia and Hungary to the east, Slovenia and Italy to the south, and Switzerland and Liechtenstein to the west.
|Location||Linux User Group|
|Salzburg||LUGA: Linux User Group Austria meet every few weeks usually on a Wednesday. Club evenings, workshops and other events are held.|
|St. Pölten||LUGSP: Linux User Group St. Pölten offer specialist lectures.|
|Tirol||LUGT: Linux User Group Tirol|
|Voralpen||VALUG: Voralpen Linux User Group is a meeting place for fans of free operating systems and free software.|
|Vorarlberg||LUGV: Linux User Group Vorarlberg is a community of people interested in Linux from Vorarlberg (Austria), Germany, Liechtenstein and Switzerland.|
|Wels||fhLUG is the Linux user group of the Hagenberg campus of the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria and offers students a platform for everything to do with Linux and free software.|
|Online||PLUG: Peuerbacher Linux User Group offers assistance from its forum.|
Austria is known for its mountain railways and trains such as the Giselabahn.
62% of Austria is covered by the Austrian Alps.