New Caledonia

New Caledonia, French Nouvelle-Calédonie, French unique collectivity in the southwestern Pacific Ocean, about 900 miles (1,500 km) east of Australia. It includes the island of New Caledonia (the Grande Terre), where the capital, Nouméa, is located; the Loyalty Islands; the Bélep Islands; and the Île des Pins.

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