OCEANIA

Australia Map

A map of Australia that features major cities, roads, and reference features. An elevation and satellite map of Australia highlights its diverse topography. Whether it’s Australia’s sandy deserts, shield plateau, or mountain ranges, get inspired to see Australia for yourself.

REFERENCE

Australia Political Map

Australia is the largest country in Oceania and is the sixth-largest country in the world. It’s the smallest continent on Earth, but it’s also too large to be an island. Australia is nicknamed the “Land Down Under” because it’s situated below the equator.

IMAGERY

Australia Satellite Map

These satellite images of Australia show the country from coast to gold coast.  The country gives mostly a tint of yellow because it’s dominated by desert landscapes.  For example, Simpson, Gibson, and Tanami deserts cover the central region. Otherwise, the Great Artesian basin is the largest and deepest artesian basin in the world, stretching over 1,700,000 square kilometres.

HILLSHADE

Australia Elevation Map

Mount Kosciuszko is Australia’s highest point standing at 2,228 meters in height. It’s situated in the southeast of the country and is part of the Australian Alps. It’s just 400 kilometers away from Sydney and is designated as a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO. Other mountain chains include the Darling, MacDonnell, and Gregory ranges.

LOCATION

Australia World Map

The country of Australia is situated between the Indian Ocean and the South Pacific Ocean. Australia is close to New Zealand in the southeast. Finally in the north, we have the countries of Indonesia and Papua New Guinea.