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It's about as big as Sydney
(a.k.a. Cadi) (Greater Sydney region) (Australia)
The region of Greater Sydney, the largest city of Oceania, measures 1,236,770 hectares. The Royal National Park, in Sutherland Shire, located in the southern part of the city, is the second oldest national park in the world and covers 13,200 hectares.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as big as Hawaii (Island)
In other words, 1,236,770 hectares is 1.18550 times the size of Hawaii (Island), and the size of Hawaii (Island) is 0.8435260 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Hawaii, a.k.a. The Big Island) (Hawaii)
The largest of the main Hawaiian Islands and the largest island in the United States, Hawaii measures 1,043,250 hectares in total area. It is known for its continuously erupting (for the past two decades, as of 2011) volcano, KÄ«lauea, and for the black sand beaches formed by the lava flow.
It's about four-fifths as big as Brisbane
In other words, 1,236,770 hectares is 0.780690 times the size of Brisbane, and the size of Brisbane is 1.28090 times that amount.
(Greater Brisbane region) (Australia)
Brisbane, the most populous city in Australia, measures 1,584,200 hectares. Winding through the city is the Brisbane River, which is lined by the 870 m Bisbane Riverwalk.
It's about two-thirds as big as Lake Ontario
In other words, 1,236,770 hectares is 0.65230 times the size of Lake Ontario, and the size of Lake Ontario is 1.5330 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Lac Ontario) (surface area)
The smallest of North America's Great Lakes (by surface area), Lake Ontario has a total area of 1,896,000 hectares. It borders the cities of Toronto, Ontario, Canada and Rochester, New York.
It's about three-fifths as big as Wales
In other words, 1,236,770 hectares is 0.596550 times the size of Wales, and the size of Wales is 1.67630 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Cymru) (total area)
The area of the country of Wales (in the United Kingdom) is 2,073,200 hectares. More than 76,470 hectares, or about 4% of the country's land area, is made up of the fifty-plus islands in the Irish and Celtic Seas off the coast of the Welsh mainland.
It's about one-and-four-fifths times as big as Ottawa
In other words, 1,236,770 hectares is 1.827540 times the size of Ottawa, and the size of Ottawa is 0.5471840 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Ville d'Ottawa) (Ottawa metropolitan area) (Canada)
The capital and fourth-largest city of Canada, Ottawa measures 676,741 hectares. For many years, the skyline of Ottawa was dominated by the Peace Tower (la Tour de la Paix), with city ordinances preventing other structures from exceeding its 92.2 m height.
It's about one-and-nine-tenths times as big as Tshwane
In other words, 1,236,770 hectares is 1.9420 times the size of Tshwane, and the size of Tshwane is 0.51490 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Pretoria, a.k.a. ePitoli, a.k.a. Jacaranda City) (Gauteng, South Africa) (for Tshwane metro area)
Tshwane, South Africa's executive capital, measures 636,800 hectares in total metro area. The Reserve Bank of South Africa is the city's tallest building at 150 m in height.