Australian plate

tectonic plate

Australian plate is a major plate tectonic that is a section of Indo-Australian plate. Australia is located centrally on the Australian plate and is remarkably stable tectonically.[1] The Australian plate and Indian plate are two separates plate, in the most recent issue of Earth and Planetary Science Letter (vol. 133).[2]

The region of Australian plate.


  1. Wohl, E. (2013). Treatise on Geomorphology. Elsevier. pp. 1–5. doi:10.1016/b978-0-12-374739-6.00226-8. ISBN 978-0-08-088522-3.
  2. "Indo-Australian Actually Two Seperate Plates". Retrieved 2021-01-21.