The Land Down Under: The Australian Geography Quiz
You may already know that the Australian continent includes the Australian mainland and nearby islands, but how well-versed are you in some of the finer details of its geography? Test your knowledge of the "land down under" with this Australian geography quiz.
Australia is located between the Pacific Ocean and which other ocean?
In which hemisphere is Australia located?
True or false: Australia is the 10th largest country in the world.
Which city is the capital of Australia?
How many time zones does Australia have?
How many states are there in Australia?
What is the highest peak in mainland Australia?
Which latitude line runs through Australia?
Tropic of Capricorn
Tropic of Cancer
What is the largest state in Australia?
How long is Australia's Great Barrier Reef?
1,000 kilometers (621 miles)
The city of Hobart is the capital of which Australian state?
What is Australia's biggest city by population?
What is the name of the famous sandstone monolith found in the Northern Territory?
True or false: Lake Eyre in the state of South Australia is the lowest point on the Australian continent.
Which Australian city is home to the iconic Opera House?
How many islands are within Australia's maritime borders?
more than 800
more than 4,000
more than 8,000
What is the longest river in Australia?
What is the southernmost point of mainland Australia?
What is the tallest waterfall in Australia?
What is the largest island in the maritime borders of Australia?
What is the length of the coastline of mainland Australian?
25,000 kilometers (16,000 miles)
What is the total population of Australia?
more than 24 million
more than 20 million
more than 16 million
In which Australian state is the geological formation named Murphy's Haystacks found?
Which state is the wettest in state in Australia?
Which city is the capital of the state of Victoria?
What is Australia's top export?
What percentage of mainland Australia is desert?
True or false: Summer in Australia is December through February.
Which Australian state is home to the Daintree Rainforest?