The Republic of Turkey is a bi-continental country that is located mainly in the Middle East and partly in Southeast Europe. The Anatolian peninsula comprises most of its territory, and is situated between the Black Sea on the north and the Mediterranean Sea to south and west, with the Aegean Sea (and Marmara Sea) in between.
Area: 780,580 sq km
Terrain: high central plateau (Anatolia); narrow coastal plain; several mountain ranges
Population: 69,660,559 (July 2005 est.)
Religion: Muslim 99.8% (mostly Sunni), other 0.2% (mostly Christians and Jews)
Languages: Turkish (official), Kurdish, Arabic, Armenian, Greek
Community NameTurkish Community
Size of Community in Tasmania
Local Community Contact DetailsNA
Donation to the International Wall of Friendship
The Turkish community generously donated the above stone to the International Wall of Friendship.