New and altered geographic names

Gazetted on 28 August 2018

Notice of New and Altered Geographic Names for Heretaunga Tamatea Claims Settlement Act 2018

Schedule

New or Altered Official Geographic Name

Geographic Feature Type or Term

Description

Former Name and Status

Cape Kidnappers / 
Te Kauwae-a-Māui

Cape

A cape approximately 20km southeast of Napier, which protrudes into the South Pacific Ocean at the southernmost point of Hawke Bay. NZTopo50 BK40ptBK39 463035 to 486995.

Cape Kidnappers (recorded name)

Muhuaka / Capstan Rock

Rock

A rock between the mainland and Te Motu-o-Kura / Bare Island, approximately 22km south-southwest of Cape Kidnappers / Te Kauwae-a-Māui. NZTopo50 BL39 433826.

Capstan Rock (local use name)

Puapua

Rock

A flat rock approximately 400m long, adjoining the mainland, approximately 1.7km southwest of the eastern extremity of Cape Kidnappers / Te Kauwae-a-Māui. NZTopo50 BK40ptBK39 504022 to 506025.

Flat Rock (recorded name)

Hakikino

Historic Pā site

An historic pā site approximately 21km southeast of Havelock North. NZTopo50 BL39 392816.

Hakakino (local use name)

Paparewa

Reef

A wave-cut reef approximately 75m long, extending from the shoreline of the beach east of Waimarama. NZTopo50 BL39 421847 to 422844.

Kuku Reef/Rocks (local use name)

Lake Whatumā

Lake

A lake approximately 144ha, 3km south-southwest of Waipukurau. NZTopo50 BL38 008639.

Lake Hatuma (official by New ZealandGazette, 25 Oct 1951, No. 82, page 1607)

Te Motu-o-Kura / Bare Island

Island

An island 2km offshore from the east coast of the North Island, approximately 22km south-southwest of Cape Kidnappers / Te Kauwae-a-Māui. NZTopo50 BL39 446829.

Motuokura (official by New ZealandGazette, 2 Jun 1988, No. 93, page 2239)

Kohinurākau

Hill

A hill at 490m, at the northern end of Kohinurakau Range, approximately 8.5km south-southwest of Havelock North. NZTopo50 BK39 291941. (An official alternative name is Kōhinerākau).

Mount Erin (recorded name)

Kōhinerākau

Hill

A hill at 490m, at the northern end of Kohinurakau Range, approximately 8.5km south-southwest of Havelock North. NZTopo50 BK39 291941. (An official alternative name is Kohinurākau).

Mount Erin (recorded name)

Ngā Puha-ake-o-te-ora

Spring

A shallow spring covering approximately 50m², on the southeast of Te Motu-o-Kura / Bare Island, approximately 22km south-southwest of Cape Kidnappers / Te Kauwae-a-Māui. NZTopo50 BL39 455830.

Nga Puhake-o-te-ora(local use name)

Pouhōkio Stream

Stream

A stream that flows for approximately 11.5km from its source south of Waimarama into the sea approximately 18km southeast of Havelock North. NZTopo50 BL39 372778 to 419856.

Puhokio Stream (recorded name)

Te Wai-a-Kura

Historic Pā site

An historic pā site approximately 15km southeast of Havelock North. NZTopo50 BK39 424897.

Waihakura (local use name)

Last Updated: 3 September 2018