| New Zealand|
3 (in 3 host cities)
| 1 – 8 April|
Australia (3rd title)
| 2 (from 21 federations)|1978 FIBA Oceania Championship Wikipedia
The FIBA Oceania Championship for Men 1978 was the qualifying tournament of FIBA Oceania for the 1978 FIBA World Championship. The tournament, a best-of-three series between Australia and New Zealand, was held in Auckland, Lower Hutt and Christchurch. Australia won the series 2-1 to win its third consecutive Oceania Championship.