Thursday Island

Thursday Island is the administrative and main population centre of the . It has developed visitor facilities, with supermarkets, a few accommodation options, a restaurant or two, souvenirs, and decent espresso.

Notable Places in the Area

Cemetery
is a heritage-listed at Summers Street, Thursday Island, , , Australia. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Building
is a heritage-listed customs house at 2 Victoria Parade, Thursday Island, , , Australia. Photo: Frances76, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
The was a local government area in , , based on Thursday Island.

Thursday Island

Latitude
-10.5826° or 10° 34' 57.3" south
Longitude
142.2195° or 142° 13' 10.2" east
Population
2990
United Nations Location Code
AU TIS
Elevation
19 metres (62 feet)
Geo­Names ID
8310780

Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Thursday Island
  • Chinese: 他士爹島
  • Chinese: 星期四岛
  • Chinese: 星期四島
  • Czech: Ostrov Thursday
  • Czech: Thursday
  • Egyptian Arabic: ثورسداى
  • Egyptian Arabic: ثورسداى ايسلاند
  • English: Thursday Island, Queensland, Australia
  • English: Thursday Island, Queensland
  • Finnish: Thursday Island
  • Finnish: Torstaisaari
  • French: Ile Thursday
  • French: Île Thursday
  • French: île Thursday
  • German: Thursday Island
  • German: Waiben
  • Hebrew: אי יום חמישי
  • Indonesian: Thursday Island
  • Italian: Thursday Island
  • Japanese: 木曜島
  • Korean: 목요섬
  • Korean: 서스데이섬
  • Korean: 서스데이 섬
  • Literary Chinese: Thursday Island
  • Literary Chinese: 星期四島
  • Malay: Pulau Thursday
  • Polish: Wyspa Thursday
  • Portuguese: Ilha Thursday
  • Russian: Терсди
  • Swedish: Torsdagsön
  • Swedish: Torsdagö
  • Turkish: Thursday Adası, Queensland
  • Turkish: Thursday Adası
  • Ukrainian: Терсді
  • Wu Chinese: 星期四岛
  • Wu Chinese: 星期四島
  • Yue Chinese: Thursday Island
  • Yue Chinese: Wai-ben Island
  • Yue Chinese: Waiben Island
  • Yue Chinese: Waibene Island
  • Yue Chinese: 他士爹島
  • Yue Chinese: 星期四島
  • Yue Chinese: 禮拜四島

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