Te Motu Kairangi / Miramar Peninsula


  • Alteration to a dual name from Miramar Peninsula (collected name). Not Watts Peninsula.
  • "Te Motu Kairangi / Miramar Peninsula" is now the official geographic name, as published in the New Zealand Gazette on 16 December 2010, and in relevant newspapers.


A north-south peninsula, extending from Point Halswell in the north to Palmer Head in the south. NZTopo50 BQ31-Wellington, from: GR 529 281 to GR 523 214.


You can read the Te Motu Kairangi / Miramar Peninsula Proposal Report (PDF 617KB, also available in HTML), which was considered by the New Zealand Geographic Board Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa (NZGB) at its meeting on 3 August 2010. The report includes a printable map.


The consultation period ended 30 November 2010.



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