Australian Population

Australian Population

General information about Australia The official name is the Commonwealth of Australia. It is located on the continent of Australia, the island of Tasmania and a number of small coastal islands. Area 7,692,024 km2 (including the island of Tasmania, 68,400 km2). In terms of area, Australia is the smallest continent, but the 6th state in the world. In terms of territory, Australia is almost equal to the United States (excluding…

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Australia Hydrography

Australia Hydrography

Thus began, with the century. XIX, the detailed maritime exploration. All the maritime nations concurred in it, and the work of the French Freycinet (1818) and Dumont d’Urville (1827) who carried out important hydrographic works on the western and southern coasts should be particularly remembered. But the primacy in this work still remained with England, which now combined political interest with scientific interest in those regions. Among the English explorers…

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