What are the names of some islands off Australia?
- Tasmania (Australia's largest island, and one of its states)
- Fraser Island (the world's largest sand island)
- Tiwi Islands (formerly Melville and Bathurst Islands)
- Christmas Island (an external territory)
- Cook Island
- Kangaroo Island
- King Island
- Rottnest Island (home of the quokkas)
- Stradbroke Island
- Moreton Island
- Great Keppell Island
- Hinchinbrook Island
- Phillip Island
- Wardang Island
- Recherche Archipelago
- Dirk Hartog Island
There are hundreds of islands off the east coast of Australia. The Whitsundays form a large island group off the central coast of Queensland. In the southeast of Queensland, the Bay islands of Moreton Bay are comprised of over a hundred smaller islands. Other major islands off the east coast include Bribie Island, Moreton Island and Fraser Island. The state of Tasmania is Australia's largest island, and lies off the southern coast on the eastern…
Not counting the continent itself, there are over 8222 islands, especially in Western Australia and the Capes of the Northern Territory. Some of these islands include: - Tasmania (a state, off the southeastern coast, largest island) - Flinders Island (Tasmania) - Phillip Island (Victoria - south of Melbourne in Western Port Bay) - French Island (Victoria - preserve island off Melbourne) - Frasier Island (Queensland) - largest sand island in the world - Torres Strait…
Need to know the subject and peposition to the following sentence Some islands are off the coast of CA?
You would find it almost impossible to draw the complete boundary of Australia. This is because Australia includes thousands of coastal and other nearby islands as well as many separated territories. The largest contiguous Australian boundary is the perimeter of the continental body of Australia, where land meets sea. But then you also must trace the edges of the thousands of Australian islands plus those of the several Australian territories. The territorial maritime boundaries around…
It depends on the species of kangaroo. Grey Kangaroos sometimes inhabit coastal areas where they can be seen swimming to offshore, unnamed islands. Eastern Grey kangaroos are found on Fraser Island, off the Queensland coast. The Island state of Tasmania is home to the Forester Kangaroo, various wallabies, the Southern Bettong and many pademelons. Rottnest Island, off the coast of Western Australia, is one of the few places where Quokkas can be seen in the…
Australia came to be because England had too many convicts and their jails were over crowded so they decided to ship off some to Australia in 1788. Before this the country was inhabited by the Aborigines who are native to the land. Before this is was a part of Gondwana. Before this is was a part of the only land mass in earth called Pangea. Australia has had numerous names.