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Explore South Point in Christmas Island.

South Point in the region of Christmas Island (general) is a place in Christmas Island - some 10 mi (or 16 km) South of The Settlement, the country's capital city.

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Current time in South Point is now 06:48 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Indian / Christmas" with an UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tasikmalaya, Majenang, Kawalu, Ciamis, Bandung or Drumsite. Since you are here already, make sure to check out and South Point. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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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 ...

Robber Crabs on Christmas Island - Prote...

02:10 min ( June 01, 2012 by Jas4eternity)
Views: 231 - Rating: 5/5

Protect the Robber Crabs!

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

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 -10.57, 105.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Government of Australia, States and territories of Australia

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 -10.57, 105.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 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

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 -10.57, 105.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 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

Shire of Christmas Island

The Shire of Christmas Island is a local government area of the Australian external territory of Christmas Island . The island is grouped with Western Australia but is administered by the Attorney-General's Department and an Administrator. It covers an area of 136.7 km² in the Indian Ocean about 2,360 km north-west of Perth and 500 km south of Java in Indonesia. It has a population of 1,448 (ABS 2001).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -10.57, 105.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Christmas Island, Government of Australia, Local Government Areas of Western Australia

The Dales (Christmas Island)

The Dales form a wetland site at the western end of Christmas Island, an Australian external territory in the eastern Indian Ocean. The site has been recognised as being of international importance by designation under the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands.

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Located at -10.57, 105.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Christmas Island, Protected areas of Australia, Ramsar sites in Australia