Australia world map view. This is a political map of australia which shows the countries of oceania along with capital cities major cities islands oceans seas and gulfs. Eighteen years later one of the worlds greatest sea voyages a grueling 252 day 15000 mile journey brought eleven ships carrying about 1400 people mostly convicts from england all the way to australia. Welcome to google maps australia locations list welcome to the place where google maps sightseeing make sense. Since australia is in the southern hemisphere climate areas are reversed from the way most people are used to thinking about themthere is a tropical north and temperatures get progressively cooler as one heads south.
The map is a portion of a larger world map created by the central intelligence agency using robinson projection. Scroll your mouse wheel to zoom in or out within the magnifying circle. Surrounded by the indian southern and pacific oceans australia is separated from asia by the arafura and timor seas. Australias 7686850 square kilometres landmass is on the indo australian plate.
Radio stations in canberra act radio stations in adelaide sa radio stations in alice springs nt. Australia the smallest continent and one of the largest countries on earth lying between the pacific and indian oceans in the southern hemisphere. Purchase your map from our. Australia is the only country that occupies an entire continent.
You can also view the full pan and. With an area of 7617930 km2 it is slightly smaller than continental usa without alaska it is the sixth largest country in the world with only about 238 million inhabitants in 2015. Australia is all in one a country a big island and the smallest continent. On touch screens tap once on the screen to show the magnifying circle.
Map of australia and new zealand showing the geographical location of the countries along with their capitals international boundaries surrounding countries major cities and point of interest.