Australia is the largest country which is closest to New Zealand. New Zealand lies between the continent of Antarctica and the continent - country (country - continent) of Australia.
New Zealand is not a part of any continent. It lies closest to the continent of Australia, and is part of the region of Oceania.
Australia is the closest, followed by Antarctica.
The countries closest to the Australian continent are Papua New Guinea, Timor Leste, Indonesia, New Zealand and the Solomon Islands.
The closest countries to Antarctica are Australia, South Africa, New Zealand with Argentina and Chile being the closest.
Well wellington is in new zealand and new zealand's not a continent or part of a continent
New Zealand belongs to the Oceania continent.
The continent south of New Zealand is Antarctica
New Zealand is in the southern hemisphere. It is not actually part of any continent, but it is in the region (not continent) of New Zealand.
If you are asking which is the closest continent to the Geographical South Pole then it is Antarctica.If you are asking which is the closest continent to what is wrongly called the South Pole as a region then it is South America.The continent that is closest to the South Pole is..... AntarcticaAntarctica, where the South Pole exists, then South America, Australia and New Zealand.
New Zealand is part of the continent called Australia.
The islands of New Zealand are about 2500km from the continent of Australia.