This place name is no longer open for public submissions.

This proposal was open for public submissions between 22 June 2017 and Friday 28 July 2017.

What was proposed

To alter an existing recorded name from McLaurin Range to Maclaurin Ridge.

Published in the New Zealand Gazette on 22 June 2017.


A ridge descending generally northeast for approximately 4.3km from Mount Rosamond at NZTopo50-BV20 687445 to 703480, between the headwaters of Wilberforce River and Waimakariri River in the Southern Alps / Kā Tiritiri o te Moana, approximately 40km southeast of Hokitika.


See below for the report considered by the NZGB.

Media release

See below for the media release.

Last Updated: 28 July 2017