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Down Under Neighbors
Australia and New Zealand Map

Australia and New Zealand ... Down Under neighbors

Courtesy The World FactBook

About Australia

Australia is the world's smallest continent with an area of less than 7.7 million square kilometres. It lies between the Indian and Pacific Oceans southeast of Asia (the world's largest continent) and south of the equator. Because of its geographical location on the globe, it is commonly referred to as the land Down Under... Read more

About New Zealand

New Zealand is 1600 kilometres north to south with an area of 268,000 sq km. It comprises two major islands: the North Island (115,000 sq km) and the South Island (151,000 sq km), and a number of small islands. It lies southeast of Australia between latitudes 34 degrees south and 47 degrees south... Read more

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