Proposed and final geographic names, and corrigenda

Gazetted on 26 July 2018

Notice of a Proposal to Alter a Geographic Name

Schedule

Proposed Altered Geographic Feature NameGeographic Feature TypeDescriptionSubmission Deadline
Te Ara-o-TūrongoRailway LineAlteration of the name of a section of North Island Main Trunk (official name by New Zealand Gazette, 29 August 1996, No. 94, page 2470) between Taumarunui and Te Awamutu. NZTopo50-BG33 942966 to NZTopo50-BE33 027934. The balance of the railway line either side of this proposal would remain named North Island Main Trunk.26 October 2018

Notice of a Decision to Approve as Official an Undersea Feature Name

Schedule

Approved Official Undersea Feature NameUndersea FeatureDescription
Kapiti SeavalleyValleyA northeast-southwest trending valley parallel to the adjacent Kapiti Island and continental shelf. Depicted on Cook Strait Chart©, Mitchell, 1996.

Corrigendum - Notice of Decisions to Alter, Adopt and Discontinue Undersea Feature Names

In the notice with the above heading published in the New Zealand Gazette, 26 July2018, Notice No. 2018-ln3627:

  • for West Ngātoro Knolls replace “An isolated conical knoll that is part of” with “Isolated conical knolls that are part of” and
  • for Pārengarenga Canyons replace “Two canyons” with “Three canyons”.

Corrigendum - Validation Notice of Antarctic Names

In the notice with the above heading published in the New Zealand Gazette, 26 July 2018, Notice No. 2018-ln3628:

  • for Mount Fridtjof Nansen, delete the whole row.

Corrigendum – Notice of Decisions to Approve Undersea Feature Names

In the notice with the above heading published in the New Zealand Gazette, 26 July 2018, Notice No. 2018-ln3629:

  • for Taheke Rock, delete the whole row.
Last Updated: 26 July 2018