Assigned, altered, and discontinued geographic names

Gazetted on 3 March 2022

Notice of new and altered official geographic names and a discontinued Crown protected area name for Ahuriri Hapū Claims Settlement Act 2021

Schedule 1

New or altered official geographic name

Geographic feature type and description

Former name and status

Karetoki WhareAn historic site above Port of Napier, on the northeast of Mataruahou. NZTopo50-BJ39 368227.Sturms Gully (local use name) 
MataruahouA low hill on the headland between Port of Napier and Napier city centre. NZTopo50-BK39 356215.Mataruahou
RotoroaThe smaller of two lakes, approximately 2km east of Kuripapango Hill in Kaweka Forest Park. NZTopo50-BJ37 900375.The Lakes (recorded name)
RototunaThe larger of two lakes, less than 2km east of Kuripapango Hill in Kaweka Forest Park.  NZTopo50-BJ37 898377.The Lakes (recorded name)
Te Ipu-o-TaraiaAn historic site on the south bank of the mouth of Ngaruroro River. NZTopo50-BK39 375123.Mouth of Ngaruroro River (local use name)
Te KarakaAn historic site on a small coastal point at the mouth of the estuary southwest of Port of Napier. NZTopo50-BJ39 351230.Perfume Point (local use name)

Schedule 2

Discontinued Crown protected area name

Generic term

Discontinued Crown protected area name

Heipipi Pa Historic ReserveAn historic reserve adjacent to State Highway 2, approximately 2km southwest of the mouth of Esk River in Hawke Bay. Centred at NZTopo50-BJ39 327300.22 May 2009 No. 73, page 1699

Notice of a discontinued official Crown protected area name for Moriori Claims Settlement Act 2021

Discontinued Crown protected area name

Generic term

Discontinued Crown protected area name

Rangiauria Scenic ReserveA scenic reserve at Rangiauria Point on the southwest coast of Pitt Island (Rangiauria) in the Chatham Islands. Centred at NZTopo50-CI06 190900.22 May 2009 No. 73, page 1699
Last Updated: 3 March 2022