Waihemo / Shag River
Shag River (Waihemo)
What is proposed?
To alter the existing official dual name Shag River (Waihemo) to Waihemo / Shag River. Both parts of the name would continue to be used together as one official name.
- NZGB proposal report for Waihemo / Shag River (PDF 526.96 KB) – The NZGB considered this proposal report at its hui on 14 October 2020. The proposal is notified for one month so that the public can make submissions supporting or objecting to the name being changed.
See the File attachments section below for the media release for this proposal.
Make a submission
This proposal is open for public submissions until 16 December 2020. To make a submission on this place name proposal:
- complete the online form, or
- write directly to the email address, or
- post a letter to the Secretary of the New Zealand Geographic Board, c/o Land Information New Zealand, PO Box 5501, Wellington 6145