|Short name||NORFOLK ISLAND|
Norfolk Island is a territory of Australia, but it's remote enough from the Australian continent to be given a separate code by the international standards. It was administered by New South Wales until 1901-01-01, when the Commonwealth of Australia was formed, and thenceforth by Australia.
named by Captain Cook after the duchess of Norfolk
Norfolk Island has no known administrative divisions.
The territory consists of Norfolk Island and its smaller neighbors, Philip and Nepean Islands.
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