Proposed, approved, altered, discontinued, and corrected geographic names

Gazetted on 26 August 2021

Notice of the final determinations of the Minister for Land Information on official geographic names

Schedule

Official Geographic NameGeographic feature type and description
Hillpark

A suburb within Manurewa, Auckland. Generally bounded by State Highway 1 to the east, Alfriston Road to the south, Great South Road to the west and Puhinui Creek to the north. The extent is depicted at:

Assigning an existing suburb name in long term local use as official.

Waihemo / Shag RiverA river flowing generally southeastwards from Kakanui Peak into the Pacific Ocean at Shag Point/Matakaea, east of Palmerston. Alteration from Shag River (Waihemo) (official name by New Zealand Gazette, 22 August 1985, No. 155, page 3635).

Notice of a final determination to alter a geographic name

Official geographic nameGeographic feature type and description
Pākuku StreamA small stream flowing into the Pacific Ocean, approximately 9.6km west-southwest of Cape Turnagain on the Wairarapa coast. NZTopo50-BN37 973101. Alteration from Papuka Stream (formerly official by New Zealand Gazette, 29 July 1948, No. 42, page 939).

Notice of proposals to assign and alter geographic feature names

Schedule 1

Proposed new and altered geographic namesGeographic feature type and descriptionSubmission deadline
Lake McKinnonA lake in Fiordland National Park approximately 10km from the head of Taitetimu / Caswell Sound and 8.5km west-northwest of the head of South West Arm, Lake Manapouri. NZTopo50-CC07 584887. Alteration from Lake Mackinnon (recorded name).30 November 2021
Mount MakereA peak currently named at 2137m in the Darran Mountains near the north end of Fiordland National Park. Alteration of name from Mount Mahere and position from NZTopo50-CB09 052455 to NZTopo50-CB09 053446, being the 2084m peak incorrectly depicted as Waitiri.30 September 2021
Mount MilneA peak currently named at 2135m in the Darran Mountains near the north end of Fiordland National Park. Alteration of position from NZTopo50-CA09 056461 to NZTopo50-CB09 054458, being the 2158m peak incorrectly depicted as Mount Tarewai.30 September 2021
Mount TarewaiA peak currently named at 2158m in the Darran Mountains near the north end of Fiordland National Park. Alteration of position from NZTopo50-CB09 054458 to NZTopo50-CB09 052455, being the 2137m peak incorrectly depicted as Mount Mahere.30 September 2021
Omanui / McKinnon PassAn alpine pass on the Milford Track, between Mount Hart and Mount Balloon, approximately 19km southwest of Milford Sound (locality). NZTopo50-CB08 861256. Alteration from Mackinnon Pass (recorded name).30 November 2021
Pikipari PassAn alpine pass at NZTopo50-CB09 051451 in the Darran Mountains near the north end of Fiordland National Park. Currently named incorrectly on NZTopo50-CB09 as Pakihaukea Pass (official name for the pass at NZTopo50-CB09 052437). Assigning a new name in local use as official.30 September 2021
WhaitiriA peak currently named at 2084m in the Darran Mountains near the north end of Fiordland National Park. Alteration of name from Waitiri and position from NZTopo50-CB09 053446 to NZTopo-CB09 050434 being the unnamed 1976m peak.30 September 2021

Notice of approved official geographic names at the Subantarctic Islands (198)

Schedule 1 – Snares Islands/Tini Heke

Approved official geographic nameGeographic feature typeLongitude, latitude
Boat HarbourBay166.61013, -48.02339
North East IslandIsland166.6, -48.01667
Western ChainIslands166.50786, -48.05643

Schedule 2 - Auckland Islands

Approved official geographic nameGeographic feature typeLongitude, latitude
Adams IslandIsland166.04576, -50.88448
Adams RocksIslands165.89936, -50.85468
Amherst RockRock166.00039, -50.91338
Archer RockRock166.24057, -50.82678
Astrolabe PointPoint165.95686, -50.90298
Beacon PointPoint166.21641, -50.54809
Beacon RockRock166.13804, -50.51036
Beehive RockRock166.07112, -50.66391
Bivouac HillHill166.10759, -50.58857
Black HeadPoint166.12955, -50.50976
Blanche RockRock166.32538, -50.59333
Bleak HillHill166.09934, -50.65151
Bollons BayBay166.17466, -50.88531
Breaksea PointPoint165.91503, -50.83107
BristowHill165.92501, -50.77035
Bristow PointPoint165.88499, -50.77046
Butterfield PointPoint166.26768, -50.50822
Camp CoveBay166.01587, -50.84773
Cape BennettHill166.23046, -50.82995
Cape BennettPoint166.24408, -50.83173
Cape FarrPoint166.22278, -50.86056
Cape LovittPoint165.87, -50.79995
Cape ThomsonPoint166.12322, -50.91582
Carnley HarbourBay166.06815, -50.8391
Castaways BayBay165.99219, -50.60398
Castle PointPoint166.17004, -50.89573
Cave RockRock166.17449, -50.54949
Cavern PeakHill166.1027, -50.75683
Chambres InletBay166.18871, -50.61974
Chapel RockRock166.1537, -50.67056
Circular HeadPoint166.02116, -50.78898
Cloudy PeakHill166.14505, -50.57669
Coleridge BayBay165.99922, -50.81971
Column RocksRocks166.05169, -50.53151
Compadre RockIsland166.11939, -50.51323
Conical HillHill166.20792, -50.58852
Crozier PointPoint166.28554, -50.54141
Davis IslandIsland166.2174, -50.54569
Deep InletBay166.16935, -50.75989
Detached RockIsland165.88203, -50.76892
Disappointment IslandIsland165.97019, -50.60741
DromedaryHill166.02128, -50.7935
Dundas IslandIsland166.32086, -50.57647
East HeadPoint166.17294, -50.73223
Embrasure PointPoint165.90588, -50.85736
Enderby IslandIsland166.30365, -50.49541
Erebus CoveBay166.2132, -50.54323
Erlangen ClearingFlat166.01324, -50.74938
Ewing IslandIsland166.30348, -50.52772
Falla PeninsulaPeninsula166.16896, -50.70306
Figure of Eight IslandIsland166.02246, -50.76321
Finger RocksRocks165.89897, -50.80187
FlagstaffHill166.05026, -50.82444
Flagstaff PointPoint166.05177, -50.83158
Flat top HillHill166.17821, -50.5944
Flat-Topped HillHill166.21868, -50.57283
Fleming PlateauPlateau165.94849, -50.79697
Fly HarbourBay166.10193, -50.90329
Frenchs IslandIsland166.28838, -50.53918
Friday IslandIsland166.23368, -50.51877
Giants ArchwayRock166.12322, -50.665
Giants TombRock166.07846, -50.73927
Gilroy HeadPoint166.2064, -50.88328
Grafton PointPoint166.07656, -50.84853
Granger InletBay166.18256, -50.63357
Green IslandIsland166.3604, -50.5661
Grey Duck CreekStream166.14162, -50.56277
Griffith InletBay166.19254, -50.64854
Hanfield InletBay166.15821, -50.73113
Haskell BayBay166.23832, -50.59147
HogsbackHill166.18917, -50.6068
HookerHill166.14569, -50.54637
Hooker HillsHills166.1375, -50.55174
Johnson PointPoint166.21477, -50.54004
Lake SpeightLake165.98069, -50.82083
Lake TurbottLake166.04659, -50.90601
Lantern RocksRocks165.94761, -50.89737
Laurie HarbourBay166.19593, -50.55459
Lindley PointPoint166.23039, -50.52106
Lion RockRock166.17621, -50.82894
Logan PointPoint165.91179, -50.87159
Lookout PointHill166.26527, -50.53681
Lower DomeHill166.16633, -50.87309
Lucas HeadPoint166.25388, -50.51745
Masked IslandIsland166.02369, -50.84345
Matheson BayBay166.19855, -50.52073
McClure HeadPoint166.00141, -50.80969
McLennan InletBay166.19468, -50.80136
Meggs HillHill166.23171, -50.56574
Middle HeadHill166.14368, -50.73366
Monumental IslandIsland165.91768, -50.83372
Mount DickHill166.02157, -50.8962
Mount D'UrvilleHill166.14815, -50.82311
Mount EastonHill166.09573, -50.63204
Mount EdenHill166.17209, -50.57827
Mount RaynalHill166.05285, -50.72685
Musgrave HarbourBay166.00327, -50.79416
Musgrave InletBay166.18077, -50.66322
Musgrave KnobHill166.17049, -50.64855
Musgrave PeninsulaPeninsula166.05858, -50.81914
Norman InletBay166.12527, -50.71212
North ArmBay166.14338, -50.72954
North ArmBay166.0414, -50.77997
North East CapePoint166.32274, -50.49992
North HarbourBay166.13622, -50.52085
North PointPoint166.1735, -50.50942
North West CapePoint166.05898, -50.53176
Ocean IslandIsland166.27384, -50.52549
Omega PeakHill166.09099, -50.69149
Perpendicular HeadPoint166.2005, -50.86152
Pillar RockRock166.22555, -50.51675
Pinnacle RocksRocks165.94678, -50.60564
Port RossBay166.25321, -50.52526
Pyramid RockHill166.15638, -50.78388
Raynal PointPoint166.05717, -50.79057
Rock KnobRock166.13688, -50.79118
Rose IslandIsland166.24879, -50.51247
Round PointPoint166.03562, -50.76028
Sandy BayBay166.28158, -50.50093
Sealers CreekStream166.20981, -50.56451
Shag RockRock166.20747, -50.70864
Shelter PointPoint166.21115, -50.81577
Shoe IslandIsland166.22716, -50.53654
Signboard PointPoint166.19078, -50.67483
Skua-Gull FlatFlat166.00732, -50.83882
Smith CragHill166.12165, -50.69619
Smith HarbourBay166.14413, -50.69555
South ArmBay166.12407, -50.7375
South CapePoint166.07225, -50.92788
South West AdamsHill165.92995, -50.86507
South West CapePoint165.88626, -50.8384
Stony PeakHill166.11351, -50.60149
Sugar Loaf RocksRocks166.02531, -50.60461
Tagua BayBay166.0803, -50.81577
Tandy InletBay166.15577, -50.68351
Terror CoveBay166.21292, -50.53817
The DomeHill166.10004, -50.87396
The Five Sisters RocksRocks166.0854, -50.52385
Tower of BabelHill165.97125, -50.79885
Trinity CoveBay165.95921, -50.84638
Tucker PointPoint166.26829, -50.53002
Twin PeaksHills166.2076, -50.61878
Victoria PassageChannel165.91843, -50.83571
Waterfall InletBay166.20645, -50.81573
Webling BayBay166.26683, -50.55358
Western ArmBay165.98177, -50.85908
Western HarbourBay165.91846, -50.82055
Wilkes PeakHill166.08745, -50.77323
Williamson PointPoint166.17866, -50.5587
Worth InletBay166.20436, -50.78921
Yule IslandIsland166.3155, -50.5364

Schedule 3 - Campbell Island/Motu Ihupuku

Approved official geographic nameGeographic feature typeLongitude, latitude
Beeman HillHill169.14932, -52.54534
Boyack PointPoint169.17333, -52.54583
Bull RockRock169.22993, -52.46935
Camp CoveBay169.13587, -52.5558
Col PeakHill169.13245, -52.53543
Cossack RockRock169.24354, -52.50472
Davis PointPoint169.23678, -52.56305
Dent IslandIsland169.06505, -52.52365
Depot PointPoint169.14645, -52.55439
East CapePoint169.26564, -52.55043
Eboulé PeakHill169.13018, -52.59208
Erebus PointPoint169.25991, -52.56287
Faye BumpHill169.19636, -52.48926
Filhol PeakHill169.13176, -52.57534
Garden CoveBay169.13509, -52.5615
Jacquemart IslandIsland169.12626, -52.61751
La BotteRock169.13443, -52.61274
MenhirRock169.07607, -52.5536
Monument HarbourBay169.14256, -52.60373
Moubray HillHill169.23188, -52.55171
Mount AzimuthHill169.14593, -52.50849
Mount DumasHill169.09846, -52.57113
Mount FayeHill169.17822, -52.49772
Mount FizeauHill169.15526, -52.51404
Mount HoneyHill169.16575, -52.57102
Mount LyallHill169.17579, -52.53419
Mount ParisHill169.04142, -52.55788
North CapePoint169.22534, -52.47111
Northeast HarbourBay169.2, -52.51667
Northwest BayBay169.09643, -52.54294
Penguin BayBay169.03427, -52.53541
Perseverance HarbourBay169.20427, -52.55328
Puiseux PeakHill169.16287, -52.60004
Seagull RockRock169.03924, -52.57582
Shoal PointPoint169.17242, -52.55315
Smoothwater BayBay169.24288, -52.53668
South PointPoint169.24058, -52.5753
Southeast HarbourBay169.1809, -52.5974
Survey IslandIsland169.0644, -52.58075
Tucker CoveBay169.14361, -52.55028
Venus BayBay169.14124, -52.56042
Wasp IslandIsland169.0178, -52.57653
Yvon Villarcean PeakHill169.03094, -52.53907

Schedule 4 – Antipodes Island Group

Approved official geographic nameGeographic feature typeLongitude, latitude
Remarkable CaveCave178.79799, -49.66396

Notice of approved and standardised official dual geographic names

Schedule

Approved official geographic nameGeographic feature typeMap and Grid Reference
Karaka / Hamilton IslandIslandNZTopo50-BP28 734648
Kōkōwhai Bay / Turners BayBayNZTopo50-BP28 768673
Mākōtukutuku Stream / Washpool CreekStreamNZTopo50-BR33 895047
Ōparapara / Samson BayBayNZTopo50-BP28 603537
Pātakanui Stream / Grannys CreekStreamNZTopo50-BQ33 944244
Te Tōwaka Bay / Burnside BayBayNZTopo50-BP28 699614

Notice of amendments to standardise existing official dual names

The 31 notices in the schedule below relating to 61 existing official dual names, with the notice heading in the first column and the date published in the New Zealand Gazette in the second column, are standardised by the amendment listed in the third column.

Schedule

Notice headingGazetteAction
Notice of final decision of New Zealand Geographic Board re assigning of place names1 March 1973, No. 15, page 365Replace "Jacksons Reef (Patuatini)" with "Jacksons Reef / Patuatini"
Notice of final decision of New Zealand Geographic Board re assigning of place names7 February 1974, No. 11, page 233Replace "Lake Rotoroa (Hamilton Lake)" with "Lake Rotoroa / Hamilton Lake"
Notice of final decision of New Zealand Geographic Board re assigning of place names10 October 1974, No. 100, page 2163Replace "Pukehinau (Shellback) Stream" with "Pukehīnau / Shellback Stream"
Notice of final decision of New Zealand Geographic Board re assigning of place names24 July 1975, No. 62, page 1632Replace "Spy Glass Point (Piripaua)" with "Spy Glass Point / Piripāua"
Notice of final decision of New Zealand Geographic Board re assigning of place names17 May 1979, No. 42, page 1553

Replace "Kaitira (East Entry Point)" with "Kaitira / East Entry Point"

Replace "Te Akaroa (West Entry Point)" with "Te Akaroa / West Entry Point"

Replace "Te Henga (Bethells Beach)" with "Te Henga / Bethells Beach"

Notice of final decision of New Zealand Geographic Board re-assigning of place names12 June 1980, No. 66, page 1752Replace "Blumine Island (Oruawairua)" with "Blumine Island / Ōruawairua"
Notice of final decision of New Zealand Geographic Board re-assigning of place names7 November 1980, No. 132, page 3278Replace "Solander Island (Hautere)" with "Solander Island / Hautere"
Notice of final decision of New Zealand Geographic Board reassigning of place names28 January 1982, No. 7, page 274Replace "Groper Island (Tatapihi)" with "Groper Island / Tatapihi"
Notice of final decision of New Zealand Geographic Board reassigning of place names8 July 1982, No. 76, page 2163Replace "Second Water Creek (Waipapaku)" with "Second Water Creek / Waipāpaku"
Corrigendum–notice of final decision of New Zealand Geographic Board reassigning of place names15 May 2009, No. 67, page 1515Replace "Te Whakahewa (The Horns)" with "Te Whakahewa / The Horns"
Notice of final decision of New Zealand Geographic Board reassigning of place names17 February 1983, No. 18, page 409

Replace "Haukawakawa (Madsen)" with "Haukawakawa / Madsen"

Replace "Nga Kiore (Jag Rocks)" with "Ngā Kiore / Jag Rocks"

Replace "Pauakaiwawe (McLarens Bay)" with "Pāuakaiwawe / McLarens Bay"

Replace "Pireka (Low Neck Bay)" with "Pīreka / Low Neck Bay"

Replace "Puotewheke (Scuffle Island)" with "Pūotewheke / Scuffle Island"

Replace "Te Akau (Black Beach)" with "Te Ākau / Black Beach"

Replace "Tu Araiawa Island (Fin Island)" with "Tū Āraiawa Island / Fin Island"

Notice of final decision of New Zealand Geographic Board reassigning of place names8 November 1984, No. 204, page 4798Replace "Wellington Harbour (Port Nicholson)" with "Wellington Harbour / Port Nicholson"
Notice of final decision of New Zealand Geographic Board reassigning of place names22 August 1985, No. 155, page 3636Replace "Taki-a-Maru (Fish Reef)" with "Taki-a-Maru / Fish Reef"
Notice of final decision of New Zealand Geographic Board re assigning of place names30 April 1987, No. 62, page 1964Replace "Te Umukuri (Wellers Rock)" with "Te Umukurī / Wellers Rock"
Notice of final decision of New Zealand Geographic Board re assigning of place names24 September 1987, No. 163, page 4458Replace "Otututu (Rough) River" with "Otututu / Rough River"
Notice of final decision of New Zealand Geographic Board re assigning of place names14 January 1988, No. 2, page 31Replace "Motunau (Plate Island)" with "Motunau / Plate Island"
Notice of final decision of New Zealand Geographic Board re assigning of place names6 April 1989, No. 62, page 1435Replace "Lake Ellesmere (Te Waihora)" with "Lake Ellesmere / Te Waihora"
Notice of decision of Minister of Lands re assigning of place names6 April 1989, No. 62, page 1438Replace "Motukokako Island (Piercy Island)" with "Motukōkako Island / Piercy Island"
Notice of the decision of the Minister of Lands re assigning of place names12 June 1997, No. 60, page 1403Replace "Matiu/Somes Island" with "Matiu / Somes Island"
Notice of final decision to assign place names15 January 1998, No. 1, page 78

Replace "Herekopare Island (Te Marama)" with "Herekōpare Island / Te Marama"

Replace "Rerewhakaupoko Island (Solomon)" with "Rerewhakaupoko Island / Solomon"

Replace "Tia Island (Entrance)" with "Tia Island / Entrance"

Replace "Timore Island (Chimneys)" with "Timore Island / Chimneys"

Notice of the decision of the Minister for Food, Fibre, Biosecurity and Border Control re. The assigning of place names17 December 1998, No. 200, page 4783Replace "Whakaari/White Island" with "Whakaari / White Island"
Notice of the decision of the Minister for Food, Fibre, Biosecurity and Border Control re. The assigning of place names17 June 1999, No. 71, page 1615Replace "Ngā Motu/Sugar Loaf Islands" with "Ngā Motu / Sugar Loaf Islands"
Notice of the decision of the Minister for Land Information re: the assigning of place names1 November 2001, No. 149, page 3704

Replace "Horomamae/Owen Island" with "Horomamae / Owen Island"

Replace "Motunui/Edwards Island" with "Motunui / Edwards Island"

Replace "Taukihepa/Big South Cape Island" with "Taukihepa / Big South Cape Island"

Replace "Titi/Muttonbird Islands" with "Tītī / Muttonbird Islands"

Notice of final decision to assign place names24 October 2002, No. 158, page 4006Replace "Karewa/Gannet Island" with "Kārewa / Gannet Island"
Notice of the decision of the Minister for Land Information re the assigning of place names24 October 2002, No. 158, page 4006

Replace "Mokiiti/Little Moggy Island" with "Mokiiti / Little Moggy Island"

Replace "Mokinui/Big Moggy Island" with "Mokinui / Big Moggy Island"

Notice of final decisions to assign place names26 June 2003, No. 73, page 1896

Replace "Awaroa/Godley Head" with "Awaroa / Godley Head"

Replace "Inainatu/Pile Bay" with "Inainatū / Pile Bay"

Replace "Kaioruru/Church Bay" with "Kaioruru / Church Bay"

Replace "Motukauatiiti/Corsair Bay" with "Motukauatiiti / Corsair Bay"

Replace "Motukauatirahi/Cass Bay" with "Motukauatirahi / Cass Bay"

Replace "Otamahua/Quail Island" with "Ōtamahua / Quail Island"

Replace "Otokitoki/Gollans Bay" with "Ōtokitoki / Gollans Bay"

Replace "Pōhatu/Flea Bay" with "Pōhatu / Flea Bay"

Replace "Tapoa/Erskine Point" with "Tāpoa / Erskine Point"

Replace "Tauhinukorokio/Mount Pleasant" with "Tauhinukorokio / Mount Pleasant"

Replace "Te Onepoto/Taylors Mistake" with "Te Onepoto / Taylors Mistake"

Replace "Te Pohue/Camp Bay" with "Te Pōhue / Camp Bay"

Replace "Te Waipapa/Diamond Harbour" with "Te Waipapa / Diamond Harbour"

Replace "Te Wharau/Charteris Bay" with "Te Wharau / Charteris Bay"

Replace "Waitata/Little Port Cooper" with "Waitata / Little Port Cooper"

Notice of final decisions to assign place names25 March 2004, No. 33, page 751Replace "Mount Hauruia/Bald Rock" with "Mount Hauruia / Bald Rock"
Notice of final decisions to assign place names3 March 2005, No. 45, page 1115

Replace "Manawatāwhi/Great Island" with "Manawatāwhi / Great Island"

Replace "Manawatāwhi/Three Kings Islands" with "Manawatāwhi / Three Kings Islands"

Notice of final decisions to assign or alter place names31 May 2007, No. 58, page 1514Replace "Pahatea/Durden Hill" with "Pāhātea / Durden Hill"
Notice of final decisions to assign or alter place names13 December 2007, No. 138, page 3626Replace "Whitireia/Mount Couper" with "Whitireia / Mount Couper"
Notice of the decisions of the Minister for Land Information on altering place names16 October 2008, No. 159, page 4193Replace "Rangitoto ki te Tonga/D'Urville Island" with "Rangitoto ki te Tonga / D'Urville Island "

Notice of discontinued geographic names

Schedule

Discontinued geographic nameGeographic feature typeMap and grid referenceFormer status
Burnham Military CampMilitary CampNZTopo50-BX23 442711Unofficial recorded name
Linton Military CampMilitary CampNZTopo50-BM34 192246Unofficial recorded name
Papakura Military CampMilitary CampNZTopo50-BB32 732980Official by New Zealand Gazette, 21 June 2019, Notice No. 2019-ln2814
Tekapo Military CampMilitary CampNZTopo50-BY16 920248Unofficial recorded name
Waiouru Military CampMilitary CampNZTopo50-BJ35 309276Official by New Zealand Gazette, 21 June 2019, Notice No. 2019-ln2814

Amendments – New Zealand Geographic Board Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa

The 84 notices in the schedules below relating to 16 existing official names, with the:

  • notice heading in the first row
  • dates published in the New Zealand Gazette in second row, and
  • amendments as listed in the third row.

Schedules

Notice headingChanging the name of Hawera (Forty-mile Bush).
Gazette/s

3 October 1895, No.73, page 1554

10 October 1895, No. 75, Page 1587

17 October 1895, No. 76, page 1613

24 October 1895, No. 78, page 1676

31 October 1895, No. 79, page 1712

7 November 1895, No. 82, page 1755

14 November 1895 No. 83, page 1780

21 November 1895, No. 85, page 1816

28 November 1895, No. 87, page 1842

5 December 1895, No. 89, page 1870

12 December 1895, No. 90, page 1897

19 December 1895, No. 92, page 1937

9 January 1896, No. 2, page 8

16 January 1896, No. 4, page 49

23 January 1896, No. 5, page 94

30 January 1896, No. 7, page 155

6 February 1896, No. 8, page 205

13 February 1896, No. 10, page 284

20 February 1896, No. 11, page 338

27 February 1986, No.14, page 381

5 March 1896, No. 15, page 400

12 March 1896, No. 18, page 445

19 March 1896, No. 19, page 477

ActionReplace “Hamua” with “Hāmua”
Notice headingChanging name of the harbour known as “Kioreroa,” County of Whangarei, to “Port Whangarei”
Gazette/s

27 January 1938, No. 5, page 99

24 February 1938, No. 12, page 312

31 March 1938, No. 26, page 814

28 April 1938, No. 32, page 1019

26 May 1938, No. 37, page 1182

30 June 1938, No. 48, page 1540

ActionReplace “Port Whangarei” with “Port Whangārei”
Notice headingChanging the name of Oxford (Auckland)
Gazette/s

23 May 1895, No. 38, page 840

6 June 1895, No. 41, page 910

13 June 1895, No. 42, page 929

19 June 1895, No. 44, page 967

27 June 1895, No. 47, page 995

4 July 1895, No. 50, page 1054

8 July 1895, No. 51, page 1079

18 July 1895, No. 54, page 1097

25 July 1895, No. 55, page 1121

1 August 1895, No. 57, page 1172

8 August 1895, No. 58, page 1222

22 August 1895, No. 61, page 1272

28 August 1895, No. 63, page 1293

5 September 1895, No. 66, page 1400

12 September 1895, No. 68, page 1421

19 September 1895, No. 69, page 1459

26 September 1895, No. 72, page 1531

3 October 1895, No.73, page 1560

10 October 1895, No. 75, Page 1586

17 October 1895, No. 76, page 1613

24 October 1895, No. 78, page 1675

31 October 1895, No. 79, page 1712

7 November 1895, No. 82, page 1755

14 November 1895 No. 83, page 1780

21 November 1895, No. 85, page 1815

28 November 1895, No. 87, page 1842

ActionReplace “Tirau” with “Tīrau”
Notice headingChange of name of “Kaikora North” to “Otane”
Gazette/s

19 May 1910, No. 48, page 1519

16 June 1910, No. 59, page 1733

14 July 1910, No. 68, page 1949

11 August 1910, No. 76, page 3145

8 September 1910, No. 82, page 3341

6 October 1910, No. 89, page 3613

3 November 1910, No. 96, page 3861

ActionReplace “Otane” with “Ōtāne”
Notice headingChange of name of township of Mangaroa to township of Ohura
Gazette/s

15 August 1912, No. 68, page 2501

12 September 1912, No. 72, page 2691

10 October 1912, No. 77, page 2933

7 November 1912, No. 82, page 3201

5 December 1912, No. 88, page 3391

9 January 1913, No. 1, page 2

30 January 1913, No. 6, page 333

20 February 1913, No. 14, page 595

ActionReplace “Ohura” with “Ōhura”
>Notice headingChange of name of locality “Pembroke” to “Wanaka”
Gazette/s

29 February 1940, No. 16, page 318

4 April 1940, No. 30, page 621

24 April 1940, No. 36, page 763

30 May 1940, No. 49, page 1264

27 June 1940, No. 66, page 1575

25 July 1940. No. 75, page 1742

29 August 1940. No. 91, page 2236

ActionReplace “Wanaka” with “Wānaka”
Notice headingAssigning name of “Linden” to the new railway-station and to the northern portion of Tawa Flat in the county of Makara
Gazette/s15 August 1940, No. 84, page 1889
ActionReplace “locality” with “suburb”
Notice headingChange of name of locality, “Western Spit" to "Westshore."
Gazette/s

13 February 1908, No. 11, page 550

14 May 1908, No. 38, page 1361

11 June 1908, No. 45, page 1625

6 August 1908, No. 60, page 2079

ActionReplace “locality” with “suburb”
Notice headingList of place-names approved by the Honorary Geographic Board of New Zealand
Gazette/s29 July 1948, No. 42, page 939
Action

For “Waihemo (trig.)”, delete the whole row

For “Remutupo (trig.)”, delete the whole row

Replace “Mataka (trig.)” with “Matakā (hill)”

Replace “Thunderbolt (trig.)” with “Thunderbolt (peak)”

Replace “Putoetoe (trig.)” with “Pūtoetoe (place)”

Replace “Te Atuaoparapara (trig.)” with “Te Atuaoparapara (peak)”

Replace “Wanaka (township)” with “Wānaka (township)

Notice headingNotice of final decision of New Zealand Geographic Board re assigning of place names
Gazette/s1 March 1973, No. 15, page 365
ActionIn the first column replace “Tuteremoana” with “Tūteremoana” and in the second column replace “For Trig. Station No. 2 Kapiti, the highest point” with “the highest peak on Kapiti Island”

 

Last Updated: 26 August 2021