The Russian Federation is the largest country in the world and stretches over a vast expanse of eastern Europe and northern Asia.
Area: 17,075,200 sq km
Climate: ranges from steppes in the south through humid continental in much of European Russia; subarctic in Siberia to tundra climate in the polar north; winters vary from cool along Black Sea coast to frigid
Terrain: broad plain with low hills west of Urals; vast coniferous forest and tundra in Siberia; uplands and mountains along southern border regions
Population: 143,420,309 (July 2005 est.)
Religion: Russian Orthodox, Muslim, other
Languages: Russian, many minority languages
Community NameRussian Community
Size of Community in Tasmania
Local Community Contact DetailsNA
Donation to the International Wall of Friendship
The Russian community generously donated the above stone to the International Wall of Friendship.