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Canberra
Australie Caipital Territory
Canberra Montage.png
Clockwise: Parliament Hoose, Australie War Memorial, view o the ceety alang the parliamentary axis, Black Muntain Touer, Naitional Library o Australie, an Australie Naitional Varsity
Canberra is located in Australia
Canberra
Canberra
Population: 367,752 (31 Julie 2012)[1] (8t)
Densitie: 428.6/km² (1,110.1/sq mi)
Established: 12 March 1913
Coordinates: 35°18′29″S 149°07′28″E / 35.30806°S 149.12444°E / -35.30806; 149.12444
Aurie: 814.2 km² (314.4 sq mi) [2]
Time zone:

 • Simmer (DST)

AEST (UTC+10)

AEDT (UTC+11)

Location:
State electorate:
Federal Diveesion:
Mean max temp Mean min temp Annual rainfaw
19.7 °C
67 °F
6.5 °C
44 °F
616.4 mm
24.3 in

Canberra (/ˈkænb(ə)rə/ or /ˈkænbɛrə/)[3] is the caipital ceety o Australia. Wi a population o 367,000, it is Australie's lairgest inland ceety an the aicht-lairgest ceety oweraw. The ceety is locatit at the northren end o the Australie Caipital Territory (ACT), 280 km (170 mi) sooth-wast o Sydney, an 660 km (410 mi) north-east o Melbourne. A resident o Canberra is kent as a "Canberran".

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "3218.0 - Regional Population Growth, Australia, 2011". Bureau of Statistics. 31 July 2012. Retrieved 30 November 2012. 
  2. "Planning Data Statistics". ACT Planning & Land Authority. 21 July 2009. Archived from the original on 2 August 2008. Retrieved 13 May 2010. 
  3. Macquarie ABC Dictionary. The Macquarie Library. 2003. p. 144. ISBN 1-876429-37-2.