what cities is located capital of Canberra?
Canberra is the capital city of Australia.
There are eight capital cities in Australia. The national capital is Canberra, and it is located in the Australian Capital Territory. The other capital cities are: Sydney (New South Wales) Melbourne (Victoria) Brisbane (Queensland) Adelaide (South Australia) Perth (Western Australia) Hobart (Tasmania) Darwin (Northern Territory)
Australian Capital Territory - National capital Canberra New South Wales - Capital is Sydney Northern Territory - Capital is Darwin Queensland - Capital is Brisbane South Australia - Capital is Adelaide Tasmania - Capital is Hobart Victoria - Capital is Melbourne Western Australia - Capital is Perth
Australia's capital cities and the states or territories of which they are capital are: National capital Canberra - situated in the Australian Capital Territory States: Sydney (New South Wales) Melbourne (Victoria) Brisbane (Queensland) Perth (Western Australia) Adelaide (South Australia) Hobart (Tasmania) Territories Darwin (Northern Territory) (Canberra is not the capital of the Australian Capital Territory, as the territory was created entirely to encompass the Federal capital.)
Canberra is not named the Australian Capital Territory. Canberra is Australia's federal capital, and it lies within the territory of the ACT, or Australian Capital Territory. The NSW government ceded land for the new Australian Capital Territory to the Commonwealth Government, and the Australian Capital Territory was founded on 1 January 1911. Australia's capital could not be either of the two largest cities, Sydney and Melbourne, as the two cities had been rivals since before…
The most well know cities in Australia are Sydney (the capital of New South Wales) Melbourne (the capital of Victoria) Brisbane (the capital of Queensland) are all well known cities Although the less well known cities are Canberra (capital of the Australian Capital Territory) is the capital of Australia.
Australia's major cities are its capital, Canberra, and the capital cities for each state and territory. Although Canberra is the capital of Australia, it is relatively small in population. Each of the state capitals are: New South Wales - Sydney Victoria - Melbourne Queensland - Brisbane South Australia - Adelaide Tasmania - Hobart Western Australia - Perth Northern Territory - Darwin
The placement of Canberra was the result of a compromise between the two dominant cities of Australia, Sydney and Melbourne. It lies between the two, a little inland, but is closer to Sydney. Given that Australia is such a vast continent, the capital cities are quite spread apart, particularly Perth and Darwin.