What is proposed?
The proposal is to alter D'Urville Seavalley to Rangitoto-ki-te-Tonga / d'Urville Valley and make it the official dual name of an undersea valley that extends from 60km south of Cape Egmont south-eastwards to Narrows Basin in Cook Strait.
- NZGB proposal report for Rangitoto-ki-te-Tonga / d'Urville Valley (PDF 162KB) – The Board considered this proposal report at its meeting on 20 April 2021. 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.
Submissions now closed
This proposal was open for public submission from 27 May to 28 June 2021. Submissions are now closed.