Tasmanie

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Tasmanie
alt text for flag alt text for coat of arms
Flag Coat o airms
Slogan or elk-name
  • The Island of Inspiration;
  • The Apple Isle;
  • Holiday Isle
Motto(s) Ubertas et Fidelitas
(Fertility and Faithfulness)
Map o Australie wi Tasmanie hielichtit
Ither Australie states an territories
Coordinates 42°S 147°E / 42°S 147°E / -42; 147Coordinates: 42°S 147°E / 42°S 147°E / -42; 147
Caipital ceety Hobart
Demonym
Government Constitutional monarchy
 • Govrenor Kate Warner
 • Premier Will Hodgman (LP)
Australie state  
 • Established as Van Diemen's Land 1825
 • Responsible govt.
   (as Tasmanie)
1856
 • Became state 1901
 • Australie Act 3 Mairch 1986
Aurie  
 • Total 68,401 km² (7t)
26,410 sq mi
 • Laund 67,031 km²
25,881 sq mi
 • Watter 1,370.42 km² (2%)
529 sq mi
Population
(Juin 2016)[3]
 
 • Population 519,100 (6t)
 • Densitie 7.74/km² (4t)
20 /sq mi
Elevation  
 • Heichest point Mount Ossa
1,617 m (5,305 ft)[4]
Gross state product
(2014–15)
 
 • Product ($m) $28,207[5] (7t)
 • Product per caipita $44,011 (8t)
Time zone(s) UTC+10 (AEST)
UTC+11 (AEDT)
Federal representation  
 • Hoose seats 5/150
 • Senate seats 12/76
Abbreviations  
 • Postal TAS
 • ISO 3166-2 AU-TAS
Emblems  
 • Floral Tasmanie blue gum
(Eucalyptus globulus)[6]
 • Ainimal Tasmanie deil
(Sarcophilus harrisii)[7]
 • Bird Yellae wattlebird (unoffeecial)
(Anthochaera paradoxa)[8]
 • Mineral or gemstane Crocoite[9]
(PbCrO4)[10]
 • Colours Daurk green, reid & gowd
Wabsteid www.tas.gov.au
Fuitnotes [11][12]

Tasmanie is an island an state o Australie an haes a sea mairch wi Victoria tae the north. Hobart is the maist muckle ceety an the state caipital. In the bygane Tasmanie wis kent as Van Diemans Laund. It haes a wee bit mair nor 500,000 indwallers.

At 62,409 square kilometres Tasmanie is the lairgest island in Australie and 26t lairgest in the warld, houaniver it is the smawest state o Australie wi a aurie o aboot 68,401 km2.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "A SOLDIER'S DIARY DOGS, FINES, RAFFLES, AND "TASWEGIANS".". The Barrier Miner. Broken Hill, NSW: National Library of Australia. 5 June 1940. p. 3. Retrieved 2 May 2014. 
  2. "ON RADIO.". The Canberra Times. National Library of Australia. 14 November 1994. p. 34. Retrieved 2 May 2014. 
  3. "3101.0 – Australian Demographic Statistics, Jun 2016". Australian Bureau of Statistics. 15 December 2016. Retrieved 1 February 2017. 
  4. "LISTmap (Mount Ossa)". Tasmanian Government Department of Primary Industries and Water. Retrieved 6 October 2007. 
  5. 5220.0 – Australian National Accounts: State Accounts, 2009–10.
  6. "Proclamation of Tasmanian floral emblem". Tasmanian Government Gazette. www.parliament.tas.gov.au. 27 November 1962. Retrieved 23 January 2013. 
  7. "Proclamation of Tasmanian Devil as Tasmania's Animal Emblem" (PDF). www.parliament.tas.gov.au. 25 May 2015. Retrieved 2 June 2015. 
  8. "Tasmanian State Emblems". parliament.tas.gov.au. Parliament of Tasmania. Retrieved 1 June 2015. 
  9. Proclamation of Tasmanian mineral emblem, Tasmanian Government Gazette, 4 December 2000.
  10. "Proclamation of Tasmanian mineral emblem". Tasmanian Government Gazette. www.parliament.tas.gov.au. 4 December 2000. Retrieved 23 January 2013. 
  11. Australia Government Geoscience. "Area of Australia – States and Territories". www.ga.gov.au (in English). Retrieved 25 January 2016. 
  12. Tasmanian Planning Commission (1 March 2010). "Extent and Condition of Lakes and Waterbodies". State of the Environment Report 2009. soer.justice.tas.gov.au. Retrieved 25 January 2016.