Story: Pacific Islands and New Zealand

Colonial control in the Pacific

Colonial relationships between Pacific Island communities and European nations are shown here in 1901, 1951 and 2001. These relationships were fundamental to New Zealand's interactions in the Pacific. The strongest ties have been with islands that were either colonised by Britain or had major links to it.

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Jon Fraenkel, 'Pacific Islands and New Zealand - New Zealand and the Pacific', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 22 June 2024)

Story by Jon Fraenkel, published 20 Jun 2012