Abel Tasmen

How he dicovered countries in Oceania

Who was he

Abel Tasmen was a Dutch man who discovered New Zealand, Tasmania, Fiji and some other islands. He was a explorer and navigator that lived for along time. He was well known for a Dutch East Indian Company.

What did he do

Abel Tasmen had 2 voyages, the 1st one discovered some of Indonisea, Fiji, New Zealand and tasmania then after that the 2nd voyage only discovered more of Indonesia and some of Australia. Because of Abel Tasmen today we have a fully complete map of Earth. With his traveling Australia is well known