Travel Notes

  • The largest sovereign state in this region is Australia, occupying about 86% of the total area.
  • The smallest independent country is Nauru.
  • The most visited tourist destinations in this region is Australian.
  • Oceania is the least populated continent after Antarctica with only 0.3% of the Earth’s population.


  • Opportunities for overlanding are limited mostly to Australia and New Zealand as the other countries are more complicated to access due to limited traction, even with a well equipped 4WD vehicle, unless equipped with pontoons and sails.

This page was last updated on 2021.04.01 by Robert Vinet