Oceania is a vast, arbitrarily defined expanse of the world where the Pacific Ocean – rather than land borders – connects the nations. It is home to glistening white beaches, coconut palms swaying in the breeze, beautiful coral reefs, and rugged volcanic islands rising out of the blue ocean.

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is the Harbour City. It is the largest, oldest and most cosmopolitan city in with an enviable reputation as one of the world's most beautiful and liveable cities.

is the second largest city and the cultural capital of , with Victorian-era architecture, extensive shopping, museums, galleries, theatres, and large parks and gardens.

is the capital and largest city of .

The Commonwealth of is the only country that has a whole continent to itself; famous for its natural wonders and wide open spaces, its beaches, deserts, "the bush", and "the ".


is one of the most beautiful countries in the world, a country of stunning and diverse …

is the most far-flung, easterly region of .

is a region of . consists of the following small island nations …

is the northwestern region of and is home to many tropical and subtropical Pacific Ocean islands.

, officially the Independent State of comprises the eastern part of the world's largest and highest tropical island, , together with many smaller offshore islands.

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  • Population: 36,700,000
  • Latitude of center: 20° south
  • Longitude of center: 137° east
  • Wikidata: Oceania
  • Wikimedia Commons: Oceania

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Other Names for Oceania

French: Océanie, German: Ozeanien, Italian: Oceania, Portuguese: Oceania, Spanish: Oceanía
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