Coral Sea Islands

The Coral Sea Islands Territory is an freemit territory o Australie which comprises a group o smaw an maistly uninhabitit tropical islands an reefs in the Coral Sea, northeast o Queensland, Australie. The anly inhabitit island is Willis Island. The territory covers 780,000 km2 (301,160 sq mi), maist o which is ocean, extendin east an sooth frae the ooter edge o the Great Barrier Reef, an includes Heralds Beacon Island, Osprey Reef, the Willis Group, an fifteen ether reef/island groups.[1]

Coral Sea Islands Territory
LocationCoral Sea
Major islands1
Population4[n 1] (1 Januar 2011)


  1. Na permanent population, wather monitorin station generally wi fower staff.


  1. Geoscience Australia. Coral Sea Islands

Coordinates: 19°05′27″S 150°54′06″E / 19.09083°S 150.90167°E / -19.09083; 150.90167