Largest Islands of Australia

Island

State

Area

Sq km

Sq mi

1. Tasmania

Tasmania

60,637

23,412

2. Melville Island

Northern Territory

5,786

2,234

3. Kangaroo Island

South Australia

4,416

1,705

4. Groote Eylandt

Northern Territory

2,285

882

5. Bathurst Island

Northern Territory

1,693

654

6. Fraser Island

Queensland

1,653

638

7. Flinders Island

Tasmania

1,359

525

8. King Island

Tasmania

1,091

421

9. Mornington Island

Queensland

1,002

387

Australia is widely considered to be a continent. See Continents or island?

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Last modified 11/1/01--------------------------- Copyright 2006 Joshua Calder

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Australian islands, Australian geography