New Zealand is a proper noun. New Zealand is (1) North Island and South Island and adjacent small islands in the South Pacific, (2) an independent country within the British Commonwealth; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1907; known for sheep and spectacular scenery.
The following articles provide more information about the term New Zealand.
New Zealand consists of a North Island and a South Island as well as several smaller islands. Located 1,000 miles east of Australia, New Zealand features breathtaking scenery and unique wildlife species such as the kiwi bird.
The continent of Australia includes the islands of Oceania. Australia and Oceania are sometimes called Australasia, and consist of Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, and many other small islands.
The Australian continent is also known as Oceania; it includes Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Polynesia and Melanesia. Page includes a map and chart of Oceania countries.
The following articles provide recent New Zealand-related news.