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Delve into Drumsite in Christmas Island!

Drumsite in the region of Christmas Island (general) is a place located in Christmas Island close to The Settlement, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Drumsite in Christmas Island

Local time in Drumsite is now 02:48 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Indian / Christmas" with an UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Tasikmalaya, Majenang, Kawalu, Ciamis, Bandung or South Point. While being here, you might want to check out Waterfall, Settlement, The Settlement and Drumsite as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

26°C / 79 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1027.7 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 44% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 25th of October 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 25°C (77 °F)
Night: 26°C (78 °F)
Thursday, 26th of October 2017
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.
Scattered clouds Day: 26°C (78 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)
Friday, 27th of October 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 26°C (78 °F)

Videos

Driving into the settlement on Christmas...

06:27 min ( May 23, 2010 by hosta66)
Views: 547 - Rating: 5/5

Christmas island. driving down the hill to the settelment

Underwater Festival 2010 Christmas Islan...

06:43 min ( August 08, 2010 by DiveAroundTube)
Views: 1,263 - Rating: 5/5

This is my winning Film for the Underwater Festival 2010. It was shot over 5 days and 10 dives at Christmas Island It was shot on a Sony FX7 in a Amphbico Endeavor Housing with a flat port. The light ...


This is The Time ~ To Awaken ~ By AL AE ...

12:49 min ( September 21, 2011 by Sacred Whisper)
Views: 6,656 - Rating: 4.5969/5

"The Time is NOW Our Time" "Ascension" Ascension is where we are moving towards. Sooner or later. All of us. As We Release Our Mortal Confines ~ We Actually Lighten Up ~ Raise Our Vibrations Through L...

Fly Fishing on Christmas Island Central...

02:10 min ( October 09, 2012 by Solitude Reels)
Views: 258 - Rating: 0/5

"I purchased a Solitude 4 with the Standard Spool from Derek McKenzie Fly Fishing in Australia just before leaving on my third trip to Christmas Island. When it arrived it just looked and felt like qu...


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Interesting facts about this location

Christmas Island District High School

Christmas Island District High School is a school located in Christmas Island, a territory of Australia. The school serves approximately 400 students from Kindergarten through to Year 12. The school is operated by the Department of Education (Western Australia).

More reading: Christmas Island District High School homepage
Located at -10.43, 105.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Christmas Island, High schools in Western Australia

Flying Fish Cove

Flying Fish Cove is the main settlement of Australia's Christmas Island. Many maps simply label it “The Settlement”. It was the first British settlement on the island, established in 1888. About a third of the territory's total population of 1,600 lives in Flying Fish Cove. It is located in the northeast of the island; there is a small harbour which serves tourists with yachts, and an airfield some kilometers southeast from Flying Fish Cove. It is possible to dive at the settlement's beach.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -10.43, 105.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1888 establishments in Australia, Populated places established in 1888, Populated places in Christmas Island

Australian Indian Ocean Territories

Australian Indian Ocean Territories is the name since 1995 of an administrative unit under the Australian Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government, consisting of two islands groups in the Indian Ocean under Australian sovereignty: Christmas Island, where the administrator resides Cocos (Keeling) Islands archipelago, where he is nominally also administrator but does not reside Each of these island components has its own Shire Council: the Shire of Christmas Island and the Shire of Cocos.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -10.43, 105.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Government of Australia, States and territories of Australia

Battle of Christmas Island

The Battle of Christmas Island was a small engagement which began on 31 March 1942, during World War II. Because of a mutiny by Indian soldiers against their British officers, Japanese troops were able to occupy Christmas Island without any resistance. However, the American submarine Seawolf caused severe damage to the Japanese cruiser Naka.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -10.43, 105.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:1942 in Australia, 1942 in Japan, Battles and conflicts without fatalities, Battles of World War II involving Japan, Battles of World War II involving the United Kingdom, Military history of Australia during World War II, Naval battles of World War II involving the United States, World War II operations and battles of the Southeast Asia Theatre

Christmas Island

The Territory of Christmas Island is a territory of Australia in the Indian Ocean. It has a population of 2,072 residents who live in a number of "settlement areas" on the northern tip of the island: Flying Fish Cove (also known as Kampong), Silver City, Poon Saan, and Drumsite. The majority of the population is Chinese Australian. It is called Christmas Island because it was discovered on Christmas Day.

More reading: Christmas Island homepage
Located at -10.43, 105.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:British rule in Singapore, Christmas Island, Endemic regions, Important Bird Areas of Australia, Islands of the Indian Ocean, States and territories established in 1957, States and territories of Australia

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