continent of Oceania comprises Australia and New Zealand,
which are the two largest countries of the continent, as
well as numerous island dotting the Pacific Ocean, notably
Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Polynesia and Micronesia.
Throughout the countries and islands there are many different cultures typical to the land, such as the Aborigines of Australia and the Maori of New Zealand, offering a diverse cultural heritage. This vast and scattered continent boasts islands and waters of rare, pristine beauty, tropical landscapes and diverse flora and fauna both on land and in water.
Australia’s landscape varies considerably from mountain ranges to desert land onto the magnificent Barrier Reef off the Northwest coast of the country. New Zealand is also a land of contrast with the North Island offering a sub-tropical climate and vegetation and the South Island boast spectacular glaciers and mountain ranges.
The Pacific Islands offer endless stretches of pristine atolls, a paradise for nature lovers and those who enjoy scuba diving and other water activities.
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