Note: The continent formerly called Australia is now often defined as Australia/Oceania, which combines and includes all of Australia, the large island groups of New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Solomons, and the countless volcanic and coral islands of the south Pacific Ocean, including those of Micronesia, Melanesia and Polynesia.
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Oceania : the lands of the Central and South Pacific including Micronesia, Melanesia, Polynesia (including New Zealand), often Australia, and sometimes the Malay Archipelago — Webster
Oceania, also known as Oceanica,is a region centered on the islands of the central Pacific Ocean. Opinions of what constitutes Oceania range from its three subregions of Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia to, more broadly, the entire insular region between Southeast Asia and the Americas, including Australasia and the Malay Archipelago.
The term is often used more specifically to denote a continent comprising Australia and proximate islands or biogeographically as a synonym for either the Australasian ecozone (Wallacea and Australasia) or the Pacific ecozone (Melanesia, Polynesia, and Micronesia, excluding both New Zealand and mainland New Guinea). — Wikipedia
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Oceania earns Gold at Asian Muay Thai...
on December 13, 2018 at 5:06 am
Oceania earns Gold at Asian Muay Thai Championships in Macau FIGHTMAGAsian Muay Thai Championships 2018 was held on the first two weeks of December in Macau. The final day of competition featured the bouts for gold medals ... […]
Global Underwater Acoustic Modems Market 2018 –...
on December 13, 2018 at 4:32 am
Global Underwater Acoustic Modems Market 2018 – EvoLogics, Teledyne Marine, L-3 Oceania, DSPComm, Ocean Innovations Daily Industry UpdatesThe Global Underwater Acoustic Modems Market provides an in-depth look and share detailed information about the key factors influencing the growth of the ... […]
Stacked Aussie youth sevens team out for...
on December 13, 2018 at 3:04 am
Stacked Aussie youth sevens team out for redemption at World Schools Rugby.com.auThe Australian Youth girls team are out for redemption at the World Schools sevens tournament and they have more than enough talent to earn it. The cream of ... […]
Sport: Record numbers take part in Fiji girls 7s...
on December 13, 2018 at 12:57 am
Sport: Record numbers take part in Fiji girls 7s champs Radio New ZealandA record number of girls converged on Nadi's Prince Charles Park yesterday to compete in Fiji's national women's age grade provincial sevens championship. […]
Football: Team Wellington suffer heartbreaking...
on December 12, 2018 at 7:50 pm
Football: Team Wellington suffer heartbreaking loss at FIFA Club World Cup NewshubTeam Wellington have bowed out of the FIFA Club World Cup in agonising fashion, blowing a three-goal lead against UAE champions Al Ain and eventually ... […]