The Territory of Heard Island and McDonald Islands (abbreviated as HIMI ) is a territory of Australia. They are islands in the Indian Ocean. They are about two-thirds of the way from Madagascar to Antarctica.
History[change | change source]
Geography[change | change source]
The group's size is 372 km² in area.
References[change | change source]
- Commonwealth of Australia. "About Heard Island - Human Activities". Archived from the original on 2006-10-18. Retrieved 2006-10-21.
- 7718 km location
- UNESCO, "Heard and McDonald Islands". Retrieved 2012-4-20. Archived 2009-12-27 at the Wayback Machine
- Australian government, "Heard Island and McDonald Islands, Landforms"; retrieved 2012-6-14.
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Heard Island and McDonald Islands at Wikimedia Commons
- "Heard and McDonald Islands" at CIA World Factbook Archived 2008-04-15 at the Wayback Machine
|States and territories of Australia|
|New South Wales • Queensland • South Australia • Tasmania • Victoria • Western Australia|
|Mainland: Australian Capital Territory • Jervis Bay Territory • Northern Territory|
|Overseas: Ashmore and Cartier Islands • Australian Antarctic Territory • Norfolk Island • Christmas Island • Cocos (Keeling) Islands • Coral Sea Islands • Heard and McDonald Islands|