The people & the place

Welcome to Christmas Island

Christmas Island is a place of great natural beauty, where a unique ecosystem of plants and animals has developed over millions of years.

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The place

Christmas Island National Park offers a unique natural environment to explore - spectacular diving, glorious deserted beaches, rare birds and one of the great natural wonder of the world - the annual red crab migration.

Christmas Island is one of the world's significant seabird islands, with thousands of seabirds such as the endangered Abbott's booby and the only nesting sites in the world of the Christmas Island frigate bird.

The people