Wikipedia: Christmas Island is located in the Indian Ocean, around 350 kilometres (220 mi) south of Java and Sumatra and around 1,550 kilometres (960 mi) north-west of the closest point on the Australian mainland. It has an area of 135 square kilometres (52 sq mi). Christmas Island had a population of 1,843 residents as of 2016, the majority of whom live in settlements on the northern tip of the island.
Unknown wonders: Christmas Island – John Woinarski, Charles Darwin University
There are only a handful of roads at #ChristmasIsland, but we have lots of jungle trying to reclaim them! 😱🌴 Our #rangers work hard at this time of year (following the wet season) to maintain infrastructure for visitors. #ChristmasIslandNationalPark pic.twitter.com/9htinMr9Io
— ParksAustralia (@Parks_Australia) April 26, 2019