New Zealand New Zealand, Maori Aotearoa, island nation in the South Pacific Ocean, the southwesternmost part of Polynesia. New Zealand is a far off land—one of the last sizable regions reasonable for residence to be populated and settled—and lies in excess of 1,000 miles (1,600 km) southeast of Australia, its closest neighbor. The nation includes two fundamental islands—the North and South islands—and various little islands, some of them several miles from the principle gathering. The capital city is Wellington and the biggest metropolitan territory Auckland; both are situated on the North Island. New Zealand directs the South Pacific island gathering of Tokelau and cases a segment of the Antarctic mainland. Niue and the Cook Islands are self-overseeing states in free relationship with New Zealand.  New Zealand is a place where there is incredible differentiations and variety. Dynamic volcanoes, marvelous caverns, profound icy mass lakes, verda