How big is Australia compared to Europe ?

Yesterday I did the comparison of Australia to North America. I have since had a few requests to do the comparison for Europe.

Here’s the visual comparison with the map of Australia overlayed on the map of Europe.


You can actually do this youself quite easily by going to the following website –

At this website you can specify a country or state and drag it over any part of the world to get a true indication of comparative sizes.


LESSON: From time to time it’s good to do things other than work.