Australia and Oceania

Lindeman Island, Australia

Lindeman Island is one of the islands that make up Lindeman Group of islands in the Whitsundays, off Queensland coast in Australia. This island was technically given the name by the well known Captain Bedwell after George Sidney Lindeman, the latter’s sub- lieutenant while they were aboard HMS Virago, a Royal Navy vessel.

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Long Island, Australia

Long Island in Queensland, Australia is one of the Whitsunday groups of islands. The island measures about 7 km in length with the widest part being just 400 meters. Ideally, Long Island boasts of being the island that is situated closest to mainland of Australia.

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Daydream Island, Australia

Daydream Island is among the seven islands of Molle Group, which is a sub group of Whitsunday islands located in Queensland, Australia. Ideally, this island is quite small and measures just 400 m at the widest point and has a length of 1 km.

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South Molle Island, Australia

South Molle Island is one of the islands in the Whitsundays, Australia. This island is largely a resort located at the section of Whitsunday in Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. South Molle Island is well known due to the fact that it is hilly compared to other islands and has many inlets and bays that are easily accessible by the 16km walking tracks.

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Hook Island, Australia

Hook Island is located in the archipelago of Whitsunday Islands and is actually the second largest one. Some of maps drawn previously showing Whitsunday Islands were incorrect and depicted this island as something it really isn’t.

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North Island, New Zealand

The New Zealand’s North Island is a warm place with beautiful sceneries ranging from the active volcanic peaks though the sandy beaches to rolling farmlands. Even though it isn’t as big as South Island, the region is relatively more populous and in fact, about half of the population in New Zealand lives in North Island.

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Marlborough, New Zealand

The region of Marlborough is on northeastern end of South Island, New Zealand. This region is well known for the rather high sunshine hours experienced here. The Marlborough sounds has its home here as well and it is the largest wine growing region in New Zealand.

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Dunedin City, New Zealand

Dunedin city is regarded by many as the south’s Edinburgh, a city that is very proud of its rich Scots heritage. Ideally, Dunedin is a university town and it is vey famous due to its rather ugly railway station and one of the Godzone regions with the worst weather.

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Hayman Island, Australia

Of the various Whitsunday Islands, Hayman Island is located on the most northerly part and it is one of Cumberland Islands that are located off Central Queensland Coast in Australia. Even though Hayman Island is a private property, the public is allowed to visit it and it is very popular among travelers for the awesome luxury resort built by millionaire investor Reg Ansett in the 1950s.

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