There are many spectacular waterfalls across the 23 nations that make up Oceania, including many Pacific Islands. (The list below excludes Australia, which gets its own page). 

The list below is sorted by (my subjective) rating in descending order – so highest-rated falls/swimming spots at the top!

An impressive and tall waterfall in New Zealand's Fjiordland, Earland Falls is located along the Routeburn Track. It can also be reached via a daywalk from The Divide.
A series of smaller cascades, culminating in the tallest waterfall with a drop of about 35m. A walking trail (entry fee applies) follows the Mele Cascades up to the top falls.
The Routeburn Left Branch drops over 700m from Lake Harris to the valley below. Routeburn Falls is near the bottom, where the plunges over multiple cliffs.
Waitonga Falls is the tallest waterfall in Tongariro National Park. For the best views and to see the entire waterfall, you need to rock-hop up the river.
A small cascade where the Whangaehu River has carved a deep gorge through an old lava flow, near the Ruapehu Round the Mountain Track


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