Motutere / Castle Rock

This place name is no longer open for public submissions.

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

What is proposed

To alter an existing recorded name from Castle Rock to Motutere / Castle Rock.

Published in the New Zealand Gazette on 22 June 2016.


A prominent rocky feature at 525m on the Coromandel Peninsula, between Coromandel Harbour and Whangapoua Harbour. Approximately 7.5km southeast of Coromandel (locality). NZTopo50-BA35 286239. Geodetic mark code A6KM is located at summit.


See below for the reports considered by the NZGB.

Media release

See below for the media release.

Last Updated: 22 September 2017