7 Maps Of Australia That Will Make Your Mind Boggle

17 Mar 2014 Generic
7 Maps Of Australia That Will Make Your Mind Boggle

Do you have any idea how big Australia is? You will get it after you see these pictures

1. Australia is big. REALLY big.

Australia is big. REALLY big.

2. A BIG COUNTRY.

A BIG COUNTRY.

3. Australia overlapped onto North America.

Australia overlapped onto North America.

4. One Big Island!

One Big Island!

5. NSW compared to Texas.

NSW compared to Texas.

6. Western Australia compared to Europe.

Western Australia compared to Europe.

7. Northern Territory compared to Alaska.

Northern Territory compared to Alaska.

8. Queensland compared to Quebec.

Queensland compared to Quebec.

9. Only 2% of Australia’s population lives in the yellow area

Only 2% of Australia's population lives in the yellow area.

10. Australia’s population density.

Australia's population density.

11. Operational mines: no prizes for guessing Australia’s biggest industry.

Operational mines: no prizes for guessing Australia's biggest industry.

12. Dingo fence, the world’s longest fence.

Dingo fence, the world's longest fence.

13. Australia shrinks in world map adjusted for population size (1 grid square = 1 million people)

Australia shrinks in world map adjusted for population size (1 grid square = 1 million people)

14. Size comparison of Greenland and Australia

Size comparison of Greenland and Australia.


15. Uluru (Ayers Rock) compared to Central Park, Manhattan.

Uluru (Ayers Rock) compared to Central Park, Manhattan.

16. The Great Barrier Reef compared to Europe.

The Great Barrier Reef compared to Europe.

17. Australia. A lot larger than you think

17 Maps Of Australia That Will Make Your Mind Boggle

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