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Macquarie Island is a unique and unforgettable spectacle of wild, natural beauty with a huge concentration of wildlife. Situated almost 1,500 kilometres South East of Tasmania, it lies almost half way between Australia and Antarctica. 311 properties for sale in Rawdon Island, NSW 2446. Browse the latest properties for sale in Rawdon Island and find your dream home with realestate.com.au.

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GRUAN status

Candidate site
(data flow in preparation)
GRUAN (code, name)
MAQ, MacquarieIsland
-short
Macquarie Island
-long, international
Macquarie Island
-long, national
Macquarie Island
WMO (code, name)
94998, Macquarie Island

Location

Country
Australia
State
Tasmania
Latitude
54.4994° S
Longitude
158.9369° E
Altitude
6 m
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Position map

Institution / Operator

Name
Bureau of Meteorology
-long, international
Bureau of Meteorology
-long, national
Bureau of Meteorology
Website
www.bom.gov.au
Description
Weather Service
Name
Dr Matthew Tully
Affiliation
Bureau of Meteorology
Address
Bureau of Meteorology
GPO Box 1289
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Australia
Email
[email protected]
Phone
+61 3 9669 4139
Fax

Site Description

Foundation
1948-01-01
General type
sub-antarctic
Topography
island, composed entirely of oceanic crust and rocks from the mantle, deep below the earth's surface
Land use (within 10 km)
unsettled
Climate
sub-antarctic
Website
www.bom.gov.au

Relevant Documents

Macquarie
ICM-12 (2020)

GRUAN Site Report for Macquarie Island - Matt Tully

Macquarie island birds
ICM-11 (2019)

GRUAN Site Report for Macquarie Island - Matt Tully

ICM-10 (2018)

Macquarie Island Flag

GRUAN Site Report for Macquarie Island - Matt Tully

ICM-9 (2017)

GRUAN Site Report for Alice Springs, Davis, Darwin, Macquarie Island, Melbourne - Matt Tully

ICM-8 (2016)

Macquarie Island Wiki

GRUAN Station Report for Australian Stations (Alice Springs, Darwin, Davis, Macquerie Island, Melbourne) - Matt Tully