Heard Island And Mcdonald Islands Tour, Australia

Heard Island And Mcdonald Islands Tour, Australia

About Heard Island And Mcdonald Islands, Australia: Heard Island and McDonald Islands is located in Indian Ocean near of the Antarctica region. It is a external territory of the Australia country which spread in 368 SQ. KM. area land which highest mountain peak is 2745 metres from sea level. It is listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site from from 1997.

How Can Reach : It is a located in Indian Ocean near of the Antarctica area (South Pole of the Earth). This Island has not any airport services. To get this island tourist should first permission from Australian Antarctic Division then they will tour guide. Tourists can go to Island after permission of the Australia Government from Perth city.

It is a human inhabitants area where has only sea birds, seal and penguin but human not presented. It is nearest other Island is "France Southern and Antarctic Lands ".

Heard Island And Mcdonald Islands Regions:

Heard Island - large Island

Shag Island - smaller island

McDonald Islands - two small islands

Island Population : Uninhabited (2011)

Heard Island And Mcdonald Islands Total Area: 368 SQ. KM.

UNESCO World Heritage Site from : 1997

Permission Required from: Australian Antarctic Division (http://www.antarctica.gov.au)

Tourist Attractions: Birds, Seal, Penguin, Glaciers, Research Centres

Things to Do: Fishing, visit Sea Birds, Seal and Penguin

Website: http://heardisland.antarctica.gov.au

Heard Island And Mcdonald Islands Weather Temperature:

Months Temp. Jan Feb March April May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0 1.0 1.0 -1.0 -1.0 -1.0 -1.0 0.0 1.5
Average High (℃) 3.0 3.0 4.0 3.0 2.0 2.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 2.0

Nearest Accommodations: Not available

Luxury Hotels: Not available

Affordable Hotels: Not available

Distances from Heard Island And Mcdonald Islands via air:

Perth City : 4099 KM

Brisbane City : 6917 KM

Sydney City : 6280 KM

Canberra : 6034 KM

Melbourne City : 5571 KM

Adelaide City : 5368 KM

Darwin City : 6748 KM

Nearest Major Airport : Not available

Ferry / Ship Services: Ship and Ferry services are available from Heard Island And Mcdonald Islands and France Southern and Antarctic Lands to Perth city.

Bus Services: Not available

Taxi Services: Not available