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Explore The Settlement in Christmas Island

The Settlement in the region of Christmas Island (general) with its 500 inhabitants is a place in Christmas Island and is the capital of this country.

Interactive map of The Settlement

Time in The Settlement is now 04:46 AM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " Indian/Christmas " with a UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tasikmalaya, Majenang, Kawalu, Ciamis, and Bandung. Since you are here already, consider visiting Tasikmalaya . We saw some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in The Settlement ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

This is The Time ~ To Awaken ~ By AL AE NU RA

12:49 min by Sacred Whisper
Views: 6656 Rating: 4.60

"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 ..

Underwater Festival 2010 Christmas Island

6:43 min by DiveAroundTube
Views: 1263 Rating: 5.00

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 ..


Driving into the settlement on Christmas island

6:27 min by hosta66
Views: 547 Rating: 5.00

Christmas island. driving down the hill to the settelment ..

Fly Fishing on Christmas Island, Central Pacific - Featuring Solitude Reels

2:10 min by Solitude Reels
Views: 258 Rating: 0.00

"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

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 -10.42 105.68 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: 1888 establishments in Australia, Populated places established in 1888, Populated places in Christmas Island

Poon Saan

Poon Saan is a small settlement on Christmas Island, an external territory of Australia. Ethnic Chinese make up the majority of inhabitants. In Chinese, Poon Saan means "halfway up the hill". Poon Saan is the second largest settlement on Christmas Island. There are 2 Chinese restaurants and 1 tourist accommodation (The Christmas Island Lodge) in the settlement.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -10.43 105.68 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Populated places in Christmas Island

2010 Christmas Island boat disaster

On 15 December 2010, a boat carrying around 90 asylum seekers, mostly from Iraq and Iran, sank off the coast of Christmas Island, an Australian territory in the Indian Ocean, killing 48 people aboard; 42 survivors were rescued. The boat was later named SIEV-221.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -10.42 105.67 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: 2010 in Australia, Disasters in Australia, Immigration to Australia, Iraqi diaspora, Maritime incidents in 2010, Maritime incidents in Australia, Migrant boat incidents, Shipwrecks of Christmas Island

Silver City, Christmas Island

Silver City is a settlement on Christmas Island. In terms of ethnicity its inhabitants are Chinese and European with some Malay. The settlement was built in the 1970s, with aluminum/metal houses that were supposed to be cyclone proof.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -10.43 105.68 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Populated places in Christmas Island

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: Wikipedia Article
Located at -10.44 105.67 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Christmas Island, High schools in Western Australia

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in The Settlement