Port Phillip Bay
geographical name inlet of Bass Strait SE Australia in Victoria; the harbor of Melbourne

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Port Phillip Bay —   [pɔːt fɪlɪp beɪ], große Bucht an der Südküste Victorias, Australien. An ihr liegen Melbourne und Geelong …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Port Phillip Bay — inlet of Bass Strait, in S Victoria, Australia: harbor of Melbourne: 762 sq mi (1,974 sq km) …   English World dictionary

  • Port Phillip Bay — Port Phillip ist eine große Bucht an der Südküste Australiens, an der die Metropole Melbourne (Victoria) liegt. Geschichte Gedenkstein an die ersten europäischen Siedler in Port Phillip im Jahre 1803 Port Phillip entstand vor etwa 10.000 Jahren… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Port Phillip Bay — Port Phil′lip Bay′ n. geg a bay in SE Australia: the harbor of Melbourne. 31 mi. (50 km) long; 25 mi. (40 km) wide …   From formal English to slang

  • Port Phillip Bay — a bay in SE Australia: the harbor of Melbourne. 31 mi. (50 km) long; 25 mi. (40 km) wide. * * * ▪ bay, Australia       inlet of Bass Strait on the south central coast of Victoria, Australia, extending approximately 30 miles (50 km) north south… …   Universalium

  • Port Phillip Bay — noun a large bay in southern Victoria with Melbourne on its north shore; international port; its western shoreline, together with the Bellarine Peninsula, forms a Ramsar wetland site …   Australian English dictionary

  • Port Phillip Bay — a bay in SE Australia: the harbor of Melbourne. 31 mi. (50 km) long; 25 mi. (40 km) wide …   Useful english dictionary

  • Port Phillip — Infobox Ocean Ocean name = Port Phillip image Ocean = Port Phillip Bay.png caption Ocean = As captured by Landsat 7 image bathymetry = caption bathymetry = coords = coord|38|09|S|144|52|E|region:AU type:waterbody|display=inline,title type =… …   Wikipedia

  • Port Phillip Channel Deepening Project — The Port Phillip Channel Deepening Project (CDP) began on 8 February 2008 to deepen the shipping channels leading to Melbourne, Australia, in Port Phillip to 14 metres (46 ft) draught allow greater access for container ships. An estimated… …   Wikipedia

  • Port Phillip Heads Marine National Park — The Port Phillip Heads Marine National Park comprises six separate sites, with a combined area of 35.8 km², located in the vicinity of the entrance to Port Phillip Bay in Victoria, Australia. The park was created in 2002 and represents an… …   Wikipedia

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