Climatic regions Of Australia

Great Australian Bight

The Great Australian Bight coastal region predominantly comprises:

Due to aridity, the coastal waterways are very sparse in this region.

Gulf of Carpentaria

The Gulf of Carpentaria coastal region predominantly comprises:

The coastal waterways in this region often feature large expanses of mangrove and saltflats environments.

North east coast

The north-east coast region predominantly comprises:

The coastal waterways in this region often feature large expanses of mangrove and saltflats environments.

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North west coast

The north-west coast region predominantly comprises:

The coastal waterways in this region often feature large expanses of mangrove and saltflats environments.

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South east coast

The south-east coast region predominantly comprises:

The coastal waterways in this region often feature large areas of saltmarsh, and relatively sparse to no mangrove vegetation.

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South west coast

The south-west coast region predominantly comprises:

The coastal waterways in this region often feature large areas of saltmarsh, and very sparse to no mangrove vegetation.

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