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Description: The Physical Map of Australia showing major geographical features like elevations, mountain ranges, ocean, lakes, plateaus, peninsulas, rivers, plains, landforms and other topographic features.

Australia Facts and Country Information...

Australia is officially known as the Commonwealth of Australia. This country comprises the mainland of the continent, the island of Tasmania, and various other smaller islands. The country's landmass covers an area of 7,620,000 square kilometres and is situated on the Indo-Australian Plate.

It is surrounded by the Indian Ocean as well as the Pacific oceans and is separated from Asia by the seas of Arafura and Timor. The Tasman Sea lies in between mainland of Australia and New Zealand. This is the world's smallest continent which consists of The Great Barrier Reef, the world's biggest coral reeflies nearby, off the north-east coast.

The world's largest monolith Mount Augustus is located in the West. At 2,228 meters above sea level, Mount Kosciuszko in the Great Dividing Range is the highest mountain.

Australian continent has a wide variety of landscapes. The country consists of many tropical rainforests, mountain ranges and dry desert in the centre. It is a flat continent and has one of theoldest and non-fertile soils. There are desert lands commonly called the outbacks and these make up most of the portion of land. It is the dries-inhabited continent with diverse climatic conditions and varied topographical features.

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