The Pamphlet Collection of Sir Robert Stout: Volume 41
1. Victoria is situated at the south-eastern extremity of, and is the southernmost colony in, the Australian Continent. It lies between the 34th and 39th parallels of south latitude and the 141st and 150th meridians of east longitude. Its extreme length from east to west is about 420, its greatest breadth about 250, and its extent of coast-line nearly 600 geographical miles.