What is proposed?

To alter Matakoa Re-entrant to Matakaoa Re-entrant, and make it the official name of a large undersea re-entrant offshore from East Cape.


NZGB proposal report for Matakaoa Re-entrant (PDF 193KB) – The NZGB considered this proposal report at its meeting on 2 April 2020. The proposal is notified for one month so that the public can make submissions supporting or objecting to the name.


See the File attachments section below for the media advisory for this proposal.

Make a submission

This proposal was open for public submissions from 2 June to 2 July 2020. Submissions are now closed.