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Cocos (Keeling) Islands
Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Unspoilt Paradise

Australia's last unspoilt paradise lies in the azure waters of the Indian Ocean offering spectacular snorkelling, world-class diving, excellent fishing and the adrenalin-rush of kitesurfing.

COCOS (KEELING) ISLANDS

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COCOS (KEELING) ISLANDS

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Cocos (Keeling) Islands Travel Information

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    Key facts

    Capital:

    West Island

    Location:

    Southeastern Asia, group of islands in the Indian Ocean, southwest of Indonesia, about halfway between Australia and Sri Lanka

    Currency:

    Australian dollars (AUD)

    Area:

    14 sq km

    Population:

    596 (July 2014 est.)

    Languages:

    Malay (Cocos dialect) 68.8%, English 22.3%, unspecified 8.9%; note - data represent language spoken at home (2016 est.)

    Religion:

    Muslim (predominantly Sunni) 75%, Anglican 3.5%, Roman Catholic 2.2%, none 12.9%, unspecified 6.3% (2016 est.)

    TimeZone:

    UTC+6.5

    Tel Code:

    +61

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