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Murray Island is a coastal village in north Queensland. Its closest capital city is actually Darwin (show me) in the Northern Territory about 1470km to the west-southwest (the capital of Queensland is Brisbane (show me), about 2160km away to the south-southeast of Murray Island). With a population of around 430, Murray Island is one of the smaller towns in Australia. Murray Island is one of the northernmost villages in Australia.
Murray Island is located within the Australia Papua New Guinea Protected Zone. There are 7 other villages within the Australia Papua New Guinea Protected Zone: Badu, Darnley, Mabuiag, Saibai, Saint Pauls, Talbot Islands and Warraber.
The nearest more populous place is the village of Badu which is 210km away with a population of around 690 (show me a map with Murray Island and Badu).
Bonzle users have said that the facilities at Murray Island include an airport, airstrip / landing strip, campground, hospital and primary school. Do you know of other facilities available at Murray Island? Is this list accurate? Contribute your knowledge by clicking here.
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