Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.

Dampier Strait

Dampier Strait. 1. Through this passage, having New Britain on the right and the S.W. coast of New Guinea on the left, lies the shortest route from Eastern Australia to China. 2. A channel, 70 miles long, in the North Pacific, between the island of Waygiou and the N.W. extremity of New Guinea.

“At the least whosoever has the spirit of Christ, shall find that spirit in him striving against that which is contrary, and by little and little gaining ground. Where there is no conflict, there is no spirit of Christ at all.”
–Richard Sibbes, Description of Christ