Australia is the sixth largest country in the world by land mass with an area of 2.9 million square miles. It has a population of 24.3 million people spread out between the mainland, the island of Tasmania and several other smaller islands. Tallest Mountains In Australia:
1. Mount Kosciuszko- Mount Kosciuszko is part of the Main Range of the Snowy Mountains in New South Wales, Australia. It is the country’s tallest mountain with a height of 7,310 feet.
2. Mount Townsend- It is the second highest mountain in Australia’s Mainland with a height of 7,247 feet, only 2.3 miles less than the highest mountain, Kosciuszko.
3. Mount Twynam- It is the third highest mountain in Australia’s mainland with an elevation of 7,201 feet. It is located five miles north-east of Mount Kosciuszko.