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This mapping pack will help your students understand what the Australian states and territories are and where the capitals are located. Students can use the hands-on activities to map Australia's climate, position in the Southern Hemisphere and location worldwide. The companion PowerPoint slides will guide students through each worksheet (with written and cut-and-paste options), the lapbook templates create a fun research project for students, and the fact cards will help guide them in their exploration of each state and territory.


This easy-to-use, best-selling packet includes a PowerPoint and Worksheets on:

  • Where is Australia located?
  • What countries are near Australia?
  • How close is Australia to the equator?
  • Which hemisphere is Australia in?
  • What is the climate in Australia?
  • What are the States and Territories of Australia?
  • Where are the capital cities of Australia?
  • What is the flag of Australia?
  • What are the other flags of Australia?
  • Fact Cards:
  • Queensland
  • New South Wales
  • Victoria
  • South Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • Western Australia
  • Northern Territory
  • Research lapbook templates
  • Australia puzzle pieces

Australia Mapping Activity States Territories and Capitals

  • File Info

    PDF and PowerPoint 50 pages + 9 slides

  • ACARA Alignment

    Year 2 HASS Geography:

    - The way the world is represented in geographic divisions and the location of Australia in relation to these divisions (ACHASSK047)

    - The representation of Australia as states and territories and as Countries/Places of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples; and major places in Australia, both natural and human (ACHASSK066)

    - The main climate types of the world and the similarities and differences between the climates of different places (ACHASSK068)

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