|Official name:||Commonwealth of Australia|
|Size:||7.7 million km˛|
|Borders:||no direct borders; Timor Sea and Arafura Sea (northwest), Torres Strait (northeast), Great Barrier Reef (northeast), Tasman Sea (southeast), Indian Ocean (south)|
|Nationality / People||A person of Australian nationality is an Australian.|
|Local time:||Perth: 09:30 WST (Thursday, 29th June 2017)
Sydney: 11:30 EST (Thursday, 29th June 2017)
Other interesting facts:
Australia is not only a country but also the smallest continent.