Final decisions on geographic names and corrigenda (corrections)

Gazetted on 16 July 2020

Gazetted on 8 July 2020

Gazetted on 2 July 2020

Corrigendum - Notice of adopted undersea feature names

In the notice with the above heading published in the New Zealand Gazette, 19 July 2012, No. 86, page 2385:

for Wanganella Bank replace

“33°45'S Latitude, 167°15'E Longitude” with “-32.6058, 167.4951”.

and

“Located on the crest of the Norfolk Ridge, 580km north-west of North Cape and 360km south of Norfolk Island.” with “Located on the crest of the Norfolk Ridge, 540km north-west of North Cape and 380km south of Norfolk Island.”

Corrigendum - Notice of adopted undersea feature names

In the notice with the above heading published in the New Zealand Gazette, 16 December 2010, No. 173, page 4275:

for New Caledonia Trough replace

“29°00.00’S, 162°40.00’E; 37°00.00’S, 162°40.00’E; 37°00.00’S, 170°00.00’E; 29°00.00’S, 170°00.00’E” with “-30.4098, 165.6468”, and

for West Norfolk Ridge replace

“31°30.00’S, 166°50.00’E; 31°30.00’S, 170°30.00’E; 35°40.00’S, 170°30.00’E; 35°40.00’S, 166°50.00’E” with “-33.937, 167.2362”.

Notice of decisions to approve and discontinue undersea feature names

Schedule

Approved or discontinued undersea feature name (24)DescriptionCoordinates (latitude, longitude)
Bounty BasinAn undersea basin in Bounty Haven at the southern end of Hāwea / Bligh Sound. Depicted on Bligh Sound Chart©, Irwin & Main, 1985.-44.8642, 167.503
Cavern BasinAn undersea basin mostly southeast of Cavern Head in Rakituma / Preservation Inlet. Depicted on Preservation Inlet S Chart©, Irwin & Main, 1982.-46.0842, 166.6514
Elder BasinAn undersea basin near the northern end of Te Houhou / George Sound. Depicted on George Sound Chart©, Irwin, 1982.-44.8827, 167.3698
Entrance BasinAn undersea basin at the entrance to Milford Sound/Piopiotahi. Depicted on Milford Sound Chart©, Irwin, 1985.-44.5806, 167.8008
Haulashore BasinAn undersea basin east-northeast of Haulashore Cove in Crooked Arm, Doubtful Sound / Patea. Depicted on Doubtful Sound SW Chart©, Irwin & Main, 1981.-45.4065, 167.0048
Heel BasinAn undersea basin in Heel Cove at the south end of Foot Arm, Hinenui / Nancy Sound. Depicted on Nancy Sound Chart©, Irwin, 1974.-45.1803, 167.1102
Isthmus BasinAn undersea basin in Isthmus Sound, Rakituma / Preservation Inlet. Depicted on Preservation Inlet N Chart©, Irwin & Main, 1982.-46.0397, 166.7034
Kellard BasinAn undersea basin east of Kellard Point in Doubtful Sound / Patea. Depicted on Doubtful Sound SE Chart©, Irwin & Main, 1981.-45.3548, 167.0612
Lady BasinAn undersea basin northeast of Lady Bay in Te Awaroa / Long Sound. Depicted on Preservation Inlet N Chart©, Irwin & Main, 1982.-46.0024, 166.7606
Marble BasinAn undersea basin in Taitetimu / Caswell Sound. Depicted on Caswell Sound Chart©, Irwin, 1973.-45.0135, 167.176
Open BasinAn undersea basin in Te Awa-o-Tū / Thompson Sound, extending from west of Open Cove to south of Neck Cove. Depicted on Doubtful Sound NW Chart©, Irwin & Main, 1981.-45.1729, 166.9724
Richards BasinThe undersea basin feature does not exist. No longer a recorded undersea feature name, and so is discontinued.-45.1592, 167.0909
Ruatōria Re-entrantAn undersea re-entrant offshore from East Cape. Depicted on East Cape Chart©, Blackmore, 1996.-37.8765, 179.042
Shelter BasinAn undersea basin between Shelter Islands and Secretary Island, Doubtful Sound / Patea. Depicted on Doubtful Sound NW Chart©, Irwin & Main, 1981.-45.2639, 166.8994
South West BasinAn undersea basin at the entrance to South West Arm at the southern end of Te Houhou / George Sound. Depicted on George Sound Chart©, Irwin, 1982.-44.973, 167.4054
Stillwater BasinAn undersea basin in Taitetimu / Caswell Sound. Depicted on Caswell Sound Chart©, Irwin, 1973.-45.0416, 167.2656
Stokes BasinAn undersea basin midway along Hinenui / Nancy Sound. Depicted on Nancy Sound Chart©, Irwin, 1974.-45.1469, 167.076
Turn BasinThe undersea basin feature does not exist. No longer a recorded undersea feature name, and so is discontinued.-45.394, 167.0246
Turn Round BasinAn undersea basin adjacent to the north side of Turn Round Point in Hāwea / Bligh Sound. Depicted on Bligh Sound Chart©, Irwin & Main, 1985.-44.7971, 167.5295
Walker BasinAn undersea basin adjacent to Walker Point in Taitetimu / Caswell Sound. Depicted on Caswell Sound Chart©, Irwin, 1973.-45.0385, 167.2324
Wanganella BasinAn undersea basin adjacent to Wanganella Cove at the southeast end of Doubtful Sound / Patea. Depicted on Doubtful Sound SE Chart©, Irwin & Main, 1981.-45.4572, 167.1552
Whale BasinAn undersea basin adjacent to Whale Rock south of Cording Islands in Rakituma / Preservation Inlet. Depicted on Preservation Inlet S Chart©, Irwin & Main, 1982.-46.0818, 166.6809
Whitewater BasinAn undersea basin in the upper reaches of Te Houhou / George Sound. Depicted on George Sound Chart©, Irwin, 1982.-44.9514, 167.4037
Wilmot BasinAn undersea basin near the southern end of Hall Arm in Doubtful Sound / Patea. Depicted on Doubtful Sound SE Chart©, Irwin & Main, 1981.-45.488, 167.0763

Notice of decisions to adopt, assign, and discontinue undersea feature names

Schedule

Adopted, assigned or discontinued undersea feature name (13)Description
Chilton HillAn undersea hill in the Southern Ocean at -71.0843 latitude, 174.0984 longitude. Assigned as official.
Farr KnollAn undersea knoll in the Southern Ocean at -70.5740 latitude, 174.0601 longitude. Assigned as official.
Herriott HillAn undersea hill in the Southern Ocean at -71.5652 latitude, 173.7724 longitude. Assigned as official.
Ice Bird SeamountAn undersea seamount in the Southern Ocean at -66.1440 latitude, 165.9437 longitude. Assigned as official.
Iselin SeamountDepicted on Chart NZ 14065 at -70.75 latitude, 178.25 longitude. Recent bathymetric surveys show that the feature does not exist. No longer an official undersea feature name (official by New Zealand Gazette, 2015-ln3063), and so is discontinued.
Kidson HillAn undersea hill in the Southern Ocean at -69.4055 latitude, 178.0627 longitude. Assigned as official.
Laing HillAn undersea hill in the Southern Ocean at -70.7456 latitude, 174.1974 longitude. Assigned as official.
Leachman RidgeAn undersea ridge in the Southern Ocean at -69.6745 latitude, 178.769 longitude. Assigned as official.
Lewis HillAn undersea hill in the Southern Ocean at -65.9978 latitude, 165.7832 longitude. Assigned as official.
Pelorus RidgeAn undersea ridge in the Southern Ocean at -71.2132 latitude, 172.1649 longitude. Assigned as official.
Ruatōria ScarpAn undersea escarpment in the South Pacific Ocean, offshore from East Cape at -37.7136 latitude, 179.3363 longitude. Adopted as official.
Skey HillAn undersea hill in the Southern Ocean at -70.9190 latitude, 174.1751 longitude. Assigned as official.
Solo SeamountAn undersea seamount in the Southern Ocean at -66.2016 latitude, 165.9942 longitude. Assigned as official.

Notice of final determinations to alter undersea feature names

Schedule

Official undersea feature name (3)Undersea feature type and description
Māhia CanyonAn undersea canyon offshore from the central east coast of Te Ika-a-Māui, extending for approximately 72km from -38.9842 latitude, 178.1465 longitude, to -39.2188 latitude, 178.6834 longitude. Altered from Poverty Canyon (recorded undersea feature name).
Matakaoa Re-entrantAn undersea re-entrant covering approximately 1390km2 centred at -37.4272 latitude, 178.5635 longitude, located approximately 14km north of East Cape at its eastern end, and 7km north-northeast of Midway Point at its western end. Altered from Matakoa Re-entrant (recorded undersea feature name).
Whareama ValleyAn undersea valley offshore from the Wairarapa coast, extending for approximately 8.6km from -41.1372 latitude, 176.3641 longitude, to -41.1169 latitude, 176.2878 longitude. Altered from Whareama Sea Valleys (recorded undersea feature name).

Notice of approved official geographic names

Schedule

Approved official geographic name (273)Geographic feature typeMap and grid reference
AdkinHillNZTopo50-BN34 060796
Ahiaruhe StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP34 168449
Andersons StreamStreamNZTopo50-BQ35 386367
Angle KnobHillNZTopo50-BP33 037759
Angle Knob CreekStreamNZTopo50-BP33 021773
AokaparangiHillNZTopo50-BP33 986712
Aokaparangi CreekStreamNZTopo50-BP33 968724
ArapawaitiHillNZTopo50-BN32 624789
Arapawaiti PointPointNZTopo50-BN32 620791
Arawhata StreamStreamNZTopo50-BQ35 432314
Aro ValleySuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 476271
Arthurs NosePointNZTopo50-BQ31 500219
Balaena BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 510272
BaldyHillNZTopo50-BP34 062763
Baldy CreekStreamNZTopo50-BP34 072771
Barrett ReefReefNZTopo50-BQ31 536215
BerhamporeSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 486241
Big Swamp StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP34 137441
Bismark CreekStreamNZTopo50-BQ35 414404
Black GullyValleyNZTopo50-BQ31 373292
BluffHillNZTopo50-BQ34 245352
Boom RockIslandNZTopo50-BQ31 459402
Booths CreekStreamNZTopo50-BP34 136575
Boyd-Wilson KnobHillNZTopo50-BP33 928663
Breaker BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 534228
Breaker BaySuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 527225
British PeakHillNZTopo50-BQ31 454311
BroadmeadowsSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 503337
BrockettHillNZTopo50-BN34 067814
Broken Axe PinnaclesHillNZTopo50-BP34 049773
BrooklynSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 476258
Bush StreamStreamNZTopo50-BQ35 390371
CarkeekHillNZTopo50-BN33 037843
CarringtonLocalityNZTopo50-BP34 123622
CartertonTownNZTopo50-BP34 126555
Cave BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 377237
Chaffers PassageChannelNZTopo50-BQ31 533218
Churton ParkSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 514372
ClarevilleLocalityNZTopo50-BP34 145572
Concertina KnobHillNZTopo50-BP33 979674
Crawford CreekStreamNZTopo50-BN33 001789
Crofton DownsSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 477311
DalefieldLocalityNZTopo50-BP34 093546
Deep CreekStreamNZTopo50-BP33 017623
Devil CreekStreamNZTopo50-BP33 025580
Donnelly FlatFlatNZTopo50-BP34 079694
Dorset CreekStreamNZTopo50-BN33 036790
Dorset RidgeRidgeNZTopo50-BN33 038801
East Waitewaewae RiverStreamNZTopo50-BN33 966834
Eclipse StreamStreamNZTopo50-BQ35 336291
Elsdon PointPointNZTopo50-BQ31 488213
Evans BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 512254
Eve BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 529226
Far HillHillNZTopo50-BQ31 451350
Fern StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP33 016594
First CreekStreamNZTopo50-BQ35 471324
Flat PointPointNZTopo50-BQ35 482299
Flax BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 527223
Flaxy KnobHillNZTopo50-BP33 014685
Francis CreekStreamNZTopo50-BP33 023744
Gentle Annie SaddlePassNZTopo50-BP34 070679
Gibraltar RockRockNZTopo50-BQ31 525216
GladstoneLocalityNZTopo50-BP34 221483
GlensideSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 522370
Grenada NorthSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 540389
Grenada VillageSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 529368
Greta PointPointNZTopo50-BQ31 512260
Hawkins GullyValleyNZTopo50-BQ31 454354
Hawkins HillHillNZTopo50-BQ31 444233
Hector ForksForkNZTopo50-BP33 002673
Hector RiverStreamNZTopo50-BP33 958658
High RidgeRidgeNZTopo50-BP33 022696
HighburySuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 470273
Holdsworth CreekStreamNZTopo50-BP34 056714
Houghton BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 493214
Houghton BaySuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 495221
Huatokitoki StreamStreamNZTopo50-BQ35 403275
IsabelleHillNZTopo50-BP33 028728
Isabelle CreekStreamNZTopo50-BP33 022707
Island BaySuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 483223
Island BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 484213
Jacksons StreamStreamNZTopo50-BQ35 366381
JohnsonvilleSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 512348
Kahikatea StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP32 620757
KahiwiroaHillNZTopo50-BP33 988735
Kahiwiroa StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP33 972755
Kaiwharawhara PointPointNZTopo50-BP32 594754
Kaiwharawhara StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP32 602741
KākānuiHillNZTopo50-BP32 797630
KapakapanuiHillNZTopo50-BP33 820665
Kapakapanui StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP32 770731
Kau BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 532278
KelburnSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 479279
KhandallahSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 500324
KiakiaPlaceNZTopo50-BQ31 460407
KilbirnieSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 503245
KingstonSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 476239
Korimako StreamStreamNZTopo50-BQ31 476317
Kōurarau DamFacilityNZTopo50-BP34 270475
Kōurarau StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP34 256497
Kurukōhatu PointPointNZTopo50-BN32 647784
Lake WaitawaLakeNZTopo50-BN33 835896
Lambton HarbourBayNZTopo50-BQ31 493281
Long GullyValleyNZTopo50-BQ31 438237
LongbushLocalityNZTopo50-BQ34 188408
Lyall BaySuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 501233
Lyall BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 505225
Māhanga BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 535271
Mangahuia StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP34 200441
Mangaone StreamStreamNZTopo50-BN33 804808
Mangapōuri StreamStreamNZTopo50-BN33 808866
Mangawharariki StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP32 600732
MaraetakaroroPointNZTopo50-BP32 589745
MatarawaLocalityNZTopo50-BP34 057529
MaungahukaHillNZTopo50-BP33 965681
MaungakawaHillNZTopo50-BP32 708670
Maungakōtukutuku StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP32 709647
MaunganuiHillNZTopo50-BP32 724626
MaungarakiHillNZTopo50-BP35 299473
MaupuiaSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 524262
Maurioho StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP35 291422
McGregorHillNZTopo50-BP34 043769
MclntoshHillNZTopo50-BP33 950675
MelroseSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 496236
Middle HillHillNZTopo50-BQ31 442336
Middle KingHillNZTopo50-BP34 060780
Middle SpurRidgeNZTopo50-BP33 986693
Mill CreekStreamNZTopo50-BQ31 486397
Mill HillHillNZTopo50-BQ31 454341
MiramarSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 526249
Mitre FallsWaterfallNZTopo50-BN34 075790
Moa PointPointNZTopo50-BQ31 514213
MorningtonSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 478244
Mount AdamsHillNZTopo50-BQ35 316224
Mount CookSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 486261
Mount CrawfordHillNZTopo50-BN33 988787
Mount CrawfordHillNZTopo50-BQ31 531269
Mount Dick LookoutPlaceNZTopo50-BP34 048577
Mount HoldsworthHillNZTopo50-BP33 037725
Mount VictoriaHillNZTopo50-BQ31 504268
Mount VictoriaSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 495268
Muaupoko StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP32 720702
Muir CreekStreamNZTopo50-BP33 988693
NewlandsSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 525344
NewtownSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 490249
NgaioSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 486319
Ngātoko StreamStreamNZTopo50-BN32 787860
North KingHillNZTopo50-BN34 060784
NorthlandSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 474287
Ōkupe LagoonLakeNZTopo50-BN32 643786
OnepotoBayNZTopo50-BN32 617787
Ōpau BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 412346
Ōpau StreamStreamNZTopo50-BQ31 415333
Oriental BaySuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 502273
Oriental BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 502275
Oumukura StreamStreamNZTopo50-BQ35 374299
Outlook HillHillNZTopo50-BQ31 378254
Pakihore RidgeRangeNZTopo50-BP33 944700
Palmer BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 526218
Palmer HeadPointNZTopo50-BQ31 523214
PapakiraeHillNZTopo50-BP32 729696
Park ForksPlaceNZTopo50-BN33 018796
Park RiverStreamNZTopo50-BN33 018829
Park ValleyValleyNZTopo50-BN33 033857
Parkvale StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP34 154555
PawaHillNZTopo50-BQ34 272391
Peggys PeakHillNZTopo50-BN34 073805
Pig FlatFlatNZTopo50-BP34 051699
PinnacleHillNZTopo50-BP34 085713
Pinnacle RidgeRangeNZTopo50-BP34 076737
Pinnacle SpurRidgeNZTopo50-BN34 063846
Pōhatu StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP35 322549
Point DorsetPointNZTopo50-BQ31 538229
Point GordonPointNZTopo50-BQ31 538268
Point HalswellPointNZTopo50-BQ31 529281
Point JerninghamPointNZTopo50-BQ31 510279
PonatahiLocalityNZTopo50-BP34 159465
Popes HillHillNZTopo50-BP34 111670
PoroporoHillNZTopo50-BP34 280525
Princess BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 496214
PukemangamangaHillNZTopo50-BQ34 233417
PukeroroHillNZTopo50-BQ35 414318
PuketoroHillNZTopo50-BN33 011830
Quartz HillHillNZTopo50-BQ31 417320
Rangatira PointPointNZTopo50-BP32 631758
Ranger PointPointNZTopo50-BQ31 527219
Rangiuru StreamStreamNZTopo50-BN32 787868
Raumati SouthTownNZTopo50-BP32 665664
Reef BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 527221
RingawhatiHillNZTopo50-BN33 865829
Rocky LookoutPlaceNZTopo50-BP34 067691
Rocky StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP33 021606
RongotaiSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 510238
RoseneathSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 508273
Ruakiwi StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP35 296447
Ruaruahanga StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP35 307541
Sayer CreekStreamNZTopo50-BP33 023641
Scorching BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 536265
SeatounSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 533238
Shark BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 521261
Sheep GullyValleyNZTopo50-BQ31 403320
Shelly BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 524268
Shingle Slip KnobHillNZTopo50-BP33 024762
Silver StreamStreamNZTopo50-BQ31 442244
SimpsonHillNZTopo50-BP33 969697
Smiths BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 439363
Smiths GullyValleyNZTopo50-BQ31 453383
Snapper PointPointNZTopo50-BQ31 512269
South KingHillNZTopo50-BP34 057776
South Mitre StreamStreamNZTopo50-BN34 078786
SouthgateSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 491223
Strathmore ParkSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 524229
Sullivans CreekStreamNZTopo50-BQ35 446353
Table RidgeRidgeNZTopo50-BN34 070821
Taepiro StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP32 612752
Taipō MinorHillNZTopo50-BQ35 328333
Taputeranga IslandIslandNZTopo50-BQ31 484209
Tarahanga StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP33 958667
Tararua PeaksRangeNZTopo50-BP33 961680
Tararua RangeRangeNZTopo50-BN33 008828
Tarn RidgeRidgeNZTopo50-BN34 049830
TawaSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 531409
Te HoroLocalityNZTopo50-BN32 791814
Te Horo BeachLocalityNZTopo50-BN32 759821
Te OneroaBayNZTopo50-BP32 612772
Te Rere StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP32 625765
Te WhangaLocalityNZTopo50-BP35 300535
Te WhangaHillNZTopo50-BP34 274544
Te WharauLocalityNZTopo50-BQ35 375375
The Crows NestHillNZTopo50-BQ31 475327
The Sirens RocksRockNZTopo50-BQ31 476210
The Three KingsPeaksNZTopo50-BP34 059779
ThompsonHillNZTopo50-BN34 042848
Thompson CreekStreamNZTopo50-BN33 034850
ThorndonSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 486292
Tikiwhakairo StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP35 303427
Tirotiro KnobHillNZTopo50-BP33 895695
Tokaiti PointPointNZTopo50-BN32 640792
Tongue PointPointNZTopo50-BQ31 389220
Tōtara CreekStreamNZTopo50-BP33 035676
Tōtara LagoonLakeNZTopo50-BP32 720752
VogeltownSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 481249
VosselerHillNZTopo50-BP33 935667
WadestownSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 487307
Waiariki StreamStreamNZTopo50-BQ31 392251
WaikanaeTownNZTopo50-BP32 741729
Waikanae BeachTownNZTopo50-BP32 708742
Waikanae RiverStreamNZTopo50-BP32 763705
Waikoukou StreamStreamNZTopo50-BQ34 195374
Waimeha StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP32 714741
Waingongoro StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP34 280511
WainuiHillNZTopo50-BP32 664580
Wainui StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP32 662606
WaiohineHillNZTopo50-BP33 032628
Waipunga StreamStreamNZTopo50-BQ35 312334
WaitewaewaeHillNZTopo50-BN33 941861
Waitewaewae BasinValleyNZTopo50-BN33 941813
Waitewaewae Ōtaki ForksPlaceNZTopo50-BN33 946784
Weka BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 511270
WellingtonCityNZTopo50-BQ31 488280
Wharehou BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 429357
Wharekohu BayBayNZTopo50-BP32 587718
Wharekohu PointPointNZTopo50-BP32 589718
Wharekohu StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP32 584728
Wharemauku StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP32 690678
Whareroa StreamStreamNZTopo50-BP32 665644
Whatipu StreamStreamNZTopo50-BQ35 396271
Whatiuru CreekStreamNZTopo50-BP33 954708
White Rock HillHillNZTopo50-BQ31 407300
WiltonSuburbNZTopo50-BQ31 473300
Worser BayBayNZTopo50-BQ31 533245
Wright HillHillNZTopo50-BQ31 455267
YeatesHillNZTopo50-BP33 945669

Notice of approved official geographic names

Schedule

Approved official geographic name (363)Geographic feature typeMap and grid reference
Ahimanawa RangeRangeNZTopo50-BH38 044707
Ahimanawa StreamStreamNZTopo50-BG39 320227
ĀkitioLocalityNZTopo50-BN37 891997
Ākitio RiverRiverNZTopo50-BM37 796144
Anaura BayBayNZTopo50-BF44 666545
Aorangi IslandIslandNZTopo50-AW32 579721
AoteaLocalityNZTopo50-BE32 598917
Aotea HarbourBayNZTopo50-BE32 623958
ĀpitiLocalityNZTopo50-BL35 454712
ArapaoaLocalityNZTopo50-AY30 095938
Arapaoa RiverBayNZTopo50-AY30 135941
ArapuniLocalityNZTopo50-BE35 323830
ĀtiamuriLocalityNZTopo50-BF36 647462
AwanuiLocalityNZTopo50-AV26 234215
Awanui ChannelChannelNZTopo50-AU26 253331
Awanui RiverRiverNZTopo50-AV26 206181
AwaroaLocalityNZTopo50-AV26 265972
Awaroa RiverRiverNZTopo50-AV26 238932
AwatereLocalityNZTopo50-BD45 719164
Awatere RiverRiverNZTopo50-BD45 728177
Awatere StreamStreamNZTopo50-BE45 758959
Big Oneroa BeachBeachNZTopo50-BA32 794275
East TākakaLocalityNZTopo50-BP24 855696
East TāmakiSuburbNZTopo50-BB32 680086
East Tāmaki HeightsSuburbNZTopo50-BB32 705097
EketāhunaLocalityNZTopo50-BN35 286971
HangaroaLocalityNZTopo50-BG42 017084
Hangaroa RiverRiverNZTopo50-BG42 014070
Hauraki PlainsFlatNZTopo50-BC34 253710
Hauraki PointPointNZTopo50-BD32 684169
Hauraki StreamStreamNZTopo50-BE37 807873
HeaoHillNZTopo50-BH32 690669
Heao StreamStreamNZTopo50-BH32 705756
Heao StreamStreamNZTopo50-BH30 300584
Hokianga HarbourBayNZTopo50-AW27 381806
Hōteo RiverRiverNZTopo50-AZ31 374751
Huiarau RangeRangeNZTopo50-BG40 498135
Huiarau StreamStreamNZTopo50-BG40 513076
Kahikatea PāLocalityNZTopo50-BE40 662692
Kahikatea RangeRangeNZTopo50-BF40 673431
Kaihū RiverRiverNZTopo50-AX28 686349
KaimanawaHillNZTopo50-BG37 818243
Kaimanawa ForestForestNZTopo50-BH37 760764
Kaimanawa MountainsRangeNZTopo50-BH36 525581
Kaipara EntranceChannelNZTopo50-AZ29 045692
Kaipara FlatsLocalityNZTopo50-AZ31 385698
Kaipara FlatsBankNZTopo50-AZ30 247617
Kaipara HarbourBayNZTopo50-AZ30 090808
Kaipara HeadPointNZTopo50-AZ29 015722
Kaipara RiverRiverNZTopo50-BA30 291353
Kaipara StreamStreamNZTopo50-BE38 120766
KaitunaLocalityNZTopo50-BQ28 666096
Kaituna BayBayNZTopo50-AW30 300783
Kaituna RiverRiverNZTopo50-BD37 981080
Kaituna RiverRiverNZTopo50-BQ28 635218
KakepukuHillNZTopo50-BE33 974845
KapongaLocalityNZTopo50-BJ29 989350
KaupokonuiLocalityNZTopo50-BJ29 929220
Kaupokonui StreamStreamNZTopo50-BJ29 986359
KawekaHillNZTopo50-BJ37 915464
Kaweka FlatsFlatNZTopo50-BJ37 955489
Kaweka RangeRangeNZTopo50-BJ37 910462
Kawhātau RiverRiverNZTopo50-BK36 540895
KiwiteaLocalityNZTopo50-BL35 320567
Kiwitea StreamStreamNZTopo50-BL35 358693
Kōhī PointPointNZTopo50-BE40 528934
Lake ArapuniLakeNZTopo50-BE35 311753
Lake ĀtiamuriLakeNZTopo50-BF36 644471
Lake MatahinaLakeNZTopo50-BE39 344738
Lake MōkenoLakeNZTopo50-AZ29 952770
Lake ŌmāpereLakeNZTopo50-AW28 717882
Lake ŌmāpereLocalityNZTopo50-AV28 729911
Lake ŌwhareitiLakeNZTopo50-AW29 856836
Lake PoukawaLakeNZTopo50-BK38 170899
Lake RepongaereLakeNZTopo50-BG43 245167
Lake RotoairaLakeNZTopo50-BH35 349734
Lake RotoitiLakeNZTopo50-BS24 866699
Lake WaikareLakeNZTopo50-BC33 945548
Lake WaikareitiLakeNZTopo50-BG40 625066
Lake WaikaremoanaLakeNZTopo50-BG40 542009
Lake WaipapaLakeNZTopo50-BF35 346579
Little Oneroa BeachBeachNZTopo50-BA33 801271
Lower KawhātauLocalityNZTopo50-BK35 424925
MāhiaLocalityNZTopo50-BH43 255621
Māhia BeachLocalityNZTopo50-BH43 216625
Māhia PeninsulaPeninsulaNZTopo50-BJ43 231515
Mākākahi RiverRiverNZTopo50-BN35 302999
MamakuLocalityNZTopo50-BE36 700792
Mamaku PlateauPlateauNZTopo50-BE36 690841
ManaiaTownNZTopo50-BK29 967215
Manaia RedoubtSiteNZTopo50-BK29 977219
ManakauLocalityNZTopo50-BN33 872904
Manakau StreamStreamNZTopo50-BN33 864903
Manawatū RiverRiverNZTopo50-BM34 148235
Mangaaruhe RiverRiverNZTopo50-BH41 784919
Mangaheia RiverRiverNZTopo50-BF44 562414
Mangakāhia RiverRiverNZTopo50-AW28 772569
Manganui RiverRiverNZTopo50-AX29 009192
Manganui RiverRiverNZTopo50-BH30 110606
Manganui StreamStreamNZTopo50-BJ28 673431
Manganui StreamStreamNZTopo50-BJ28 753413
Mangaone RiverRiverNZTopo50-BJ38 202345
MangatainokaLocalityNZTopo50-BM35 429220
Mangatainoka RiverRiverNZTopo50-BN35 296057
MangatāwhiriLocalityNZTopo50-BB33 884792
Mangatāwhiri CrossingPlaceNZTopo50-BB33 915915
Mangatāwhiri RiverRiverNZTopo50-BB33 926860
MangawekaLocalityNZTopo50-BK35 387898
Mangawhero FallsWaterfallNZTopo50-BJ34 157448
Mangawhero RiverRiverNZTopo50-BK33 968211
MangōnuiLocalityNZTopo50-AU27 486279
Marokopa FallsWaterfallNZTopo50-BF32 620635
Marokopa RiverRiverNZTopo50-BF32 626637
MatahinaLocalityNZTopo50-BE39 313688
Matahina ForestForestNZTopo50-BF39 298652
Matakana IslandIslandNZTopo50-BD36 716356
Matakaoa PointPointNZTopo50-BD45 702297
Matakaoa PointPointNZTopo50-BD42 119132
MaunganuiHillNZTopo50-AX29 918232
MaunganuiHillNZTopo50-BA33 890238
MaunganuiHillNZTopo50-AX27 509427
MaunganuiHillNZTopo50-BG39 345147
MaunganuiHillNZTopo50-BF42 069445
Maunganui BayBayNZTopo50-AV30 181043
Maunganui BluffCliffNZTopo50-AX27 502428
Maunganui PointPointNZTopo50-BA32 789251
Maunganui PointPointNZTopo50-BA35 469457
Maunganui RoadsChannelNZTopo50-BD37 806288
Maunganui StreamStreamNZTopo50-BD32 771188
Māwhai PointPointNZTopo50-BF45 699610
MeremereLocalityNZTopo50-BC33 833677
Meremere RedoubtHistoric siteNZTopo50-BC33 834678
MimiLocalityNZTopo50-BH30 257854
Mimi RiverRiverNZTopo50-BH31 332898
MōhakatinoHillNZTopo50-BG32 663058
Mōhakatino RiverRiverNZTopo50-BG31 520067
Mōtītī IslandIslandNZTopo50-BD38 021304
MōtūLocalityNZTopo50-BF42 981559
Mōtū FallsWaterfallNZTopo50-BF42 023565
Mōtū RiverRiverNZTopo50-BE42 109716
Motukawanui IslandIslandNZTopo50-AU29 861271
Motuora IslandIslandNZTopo50-AZ32 606586
Moturoa IslandIslandNZTopo50-AU26 318523
Moturoa IslandsIslandNZTopo50-AU26 333508
NgunguruLocalityNZTopo50-AW31 364562
Ngunguru BayBayNZTopo50-AX31 386515
Ngunguru RiverRiverNZTopo50-AW30 261554
North KawekaHillNZTopo50-BJ37 922478
NūhakaLocalityNZTopo50-BH42 103677
Nūhaka RiverRiverNZTopo50-BH42 134799
ŌhaupōLocalityNZTopo50-BE33 027006
ŌhingaitiLocalityNZTopo50-BL35 316840
ŌhiwaLocalityNZTopo50-BE40 654872
Ōhiwa HarbourBayNZTopo50-BE40 595872
ŌhuraLocalityNZTopo50-BG32 720990
Ōhura RiverRiverNZTopo50-BG32 754030
ŌkatoLocalityNZTopo50-BH28 760617
ŌmāpereLocalityNZTopo50-AW26 353677
Ōmāpere StreamStreamNZTopo50-AW27 360678
ŌmokoroaLocalityNZTopo50-BD36 684271
Ōmokoroa BeachLocalityNZTopo50-BD36 692309
Ōmokoroa PointPointNZTopo50-BD36 694312
OneroaLocalityNZTopo50-BA32 793273
Oneroa BayBayNZTopo50-BA32 799276
OnetangiLocalityNZTopo50-BA33 855264
Onetangi BayBayNZTopo50-BA33 851271
Ōpūrehu RiverRiverNZTopo50-AV27 513069
Ōraka StreamStreamNZTopo50-BE35 437882
ŌtāneLocalityNZTopo50-BL38 102775
ŌwhangoLocalityNZTopo50-BH34 060806
PāhaoaLocalityNZTopo50-BQ34 271139
PaengaroaLocalityNZTopo50-BD38 004085
PapamoaHillNZTopo50-BE41 924700
PapamoaLocalityNZTopo50-BD37 906191
Papamoa StreamStreamNZTopo50-BE41 941705
Pārengarenga HarbourBayNZTopo50-AT25 941804
Pārengarenga PāHistoric SiteNZTopo50-AT25 971802
Pātea DamFacilityNZTopo50-BK31 348215
Pātea RiverRiverNZTopo50-BJ30 269325
Piako RiverRiverNZTopo50-BD34 235367
PirongiaLocalityNZTopo50-BE33 934927
PirongiaHillNZTopo50-BE33 842929
Pirongia MountainHillNZTopo50-BE33 835931
Pōkaiwhenua StreamStreamNZTopo50-BE35 441750
Port AwanuiLocalityNZTopo50-BE45 795994
PoukawaLocalityNZTopo50-BK38 195922
Poukawa StreamStreamNZTopo50-BK38 221950
Pourewa IslandIslandNZTopo50-BF44 669381
Pūniu RiverRiverNZTopo50-BE34 195762
PureoraHillNZTopo50-BG35 291298
PureoraLocalityNZTopo50-BF34 227338
PureruaLocalityNZTopo50-AV29 945094
Purerua PeninsulaPeninsulaNZTopo50-AV29 966111
Rangaunu BayBayNZTopo50-AU26 236458
Rangaunu HarbourBayNZTopo50-AU26 251326
Rangitīkei RiverRiverNZTopo50-BK36 610070
RātanaLocalityNZTopo50-BL33 856656
RaukūmaraHillNZTopo50-BD44 516081
Raukūmara RangeRangeNZTopo50-BE43 215771
RaumatiLocalityNZTopo50-BM36 679464
Raumati StreamStreamNZTopo50-BK33 858046
Repongaere StreamStreamNZTopo50-BG43 247192
RongoteaLocalityNZTopo50-BM34 061369
Rotoaira ForestForestNZTopo50-BH34 234824
RuahineLocalityNZTopo50-BL35 479851
Ruahine RangeRangeNZTopo50-BL36 635669
RuakituriLocalityNZTopo50-BG41 829994
Ruakituri RiverRiverNZTopo50-BG41 774083
RuawaiLocalityNZTopo50-AY29 921004
Rūnanga LakeLakeNZTopo50-BK38 182124
Rūnanga PāLocalityNZTopo50-BK38 190141
TaihapeTownNZTopo50-BK35 399043
TākakaLocalityNZTopo50-BP24 838779
Tākaka Hill SaddlePassNZTopo50-BP25 889579
Tākaka RiverRiverNZTopo50-BP24 849618
TakapauLocalityNZTopo50-BL37 858639
TakapauHillNZTopo50-BL37 872625
Takapau PlainsFlatNZTopo50-BL37 854642
Tākou BayLocalityNZTopo50-AV29 844151
Tākou BayBayNZTopo50-AV29 874164
Tākou StreamStreamNZTopo50-AV28 817139
TāmakiSuburbNZTopo50-BA32 660156
Tāmaki StraitChannelNZTopo50-BA33 828195
TāngarākauLocalityNZTopo50-BH32 609796
Tāngarākau GorgeValleyNZTopo50-BH32 604842
Tāngarākau RiverRiverNZTopo50-BH32 625753
TangimoanaLocalityNZTopo50-BM33 910370
Tangimoana ForestForestNZTopo50-BM33 899320
Tapuaeroa RiverRiverNZTopo50-BE44 545968
TauhoaLocalityNZTopo50-AZ30 303732
Tauhoa ChannelChannelNZTopo50-AZ30 138696
Tauhoa RiverRiverNZTopo50-AZ30 267742
TaupiriLocalityNZTopo50-BD33 933347
TaupiriHillNZTopo50-BD33 930360
Taupiri RangeRangeNZTopo50-BC33 955405
Tauranga Taupō RiverRiverNZTopo50-BH36 630757
Tawhiti Rahi IslandIslandNZTopo50-AW32 577753
Te Ārai RiverRiverNZTopo50-BG42 191991
Te KarakaLocalityNZTopo50-BF43 245310
Te Karaka PointPointNZTopo50-BF44 658416
TīraumeaLocalityNZTopo50-BN36 576979
Tīraumea RiverRiverNZTopo50-BN35 441077
Tīraumea StreamStreamNZTopo50-BN36 571983
TokaanuLocalityNZTopo50-BH35 396835
Tokaanu BayBayNZTopo50-BH35 403849
Tokaanu StreamStreamNZTopo50-BH35 395836
Tokaanu Tailrace CanalCanalNZTopo50-BH35 405831
TokomaruLocalityNZTopo50-BM34 128169
Tokomaru No. 3 ReservoirLakeNZTopo50-BN34 100041
Tokomaru RiverRiverNZTopo50-BN34 148138
TongapōrutuLocalityNZTopo50-BG31 387020
Tongapōrutu RiverRiverNZTopo50-BH31 464939
Tukituki RiverRiverNZTopo50-BL38 130687
Tukituki River North BranchRiverNZTopo50-BL36 681799
TurakinaLocalityNZTopo50-BL33 889647
Turakina RiverRiverNZTopo50-BK34 132868
Upper ĀtiamuriLocalityNZTopo50-BF36 628500
Upper KawhātauLocalityNZTopo50-BK36 525888
Upper Mangatāwhiri DamFacilityNZTopo50-BB33 915933
Upper Mangatāwhiri ReservoirLakeNZTopo50-BB33 915943
Upper TākakaLocalityNZTopo50-BP24 851580
Waewaepā RangeRangeNZTopo50-BM36 590181
Waiapu RiverRiverNZTopo50-BE45 717000
Waiapu StreamStreamNZTopo50-BE44 583805
Waiaua BayBayNZTopo50-AV29 848199
Waiaua Fork StreamStreamNZTopo50-BJ29 852441
Waiaua RiverRiverNZTopo50-BJ28 802385
Waiaua StreamStreamNZTopo50-AU27 499310
Waiaua StreamStreamNZTopo50-AV28 836209
Waiaua StreamStreamNZTopo50-BH28 771675
WaihāhāLocalityNZTopo50-BG35 387102
Waihāhā RiverRiverNZTopo50-BG35 281133
WaihōpaiHillNZTopo50-BR27 556001
Waihōpai DamFacilityNZTopo50-BR27 476873
Waihōpai RiverRiverNZTopo50-BR27 399819
WaihouLocalityNZTopo50-BC35 362381
WaihuaLocalityNZTopo50-BH40 705651
Waihua RiverRiverNZTopo50-BH40 638726
Waihuka RiverRiverNZTopo50-BF42 063324
Waikareiti ForestForestNZTopo50-BG40 711114
WaikaremoanaLocalityNZTopo50-BG40 611023
Waikaretāheke RiverRiverNZTopo50-BH40 654887
WaikawaLocalityNZTopo50-BQ29 870306
Waikawa BayBayNZTopo50-BQ29 880323
Waikawa PointPointNZTopo50-BD42 170191
Waikawa StreamStreamNZTopo50-BQ29 868289
WaikohuHillNZTopo50-BF42 123402
Waikohu RiverRiverNZTopo50-BF42 124362
WaimāLocalityNZTopo50-AW27 533726
Waimā RiverRiverNZTopo50-AW27 558784
Waimā RiverRiverNZTopo50-AX27 564492
Waimā ValleyLocalityNZTopo50-AW27 545743
Waingaromia RiverRiverNZTopo50-BF43 337472
Waingongoro RiverRiverNZTopo50-BJ30 107362
Waipā RiverRiverNZTopo50-BE33 935750
Waipaoa RiverRiverNZTopo50-BF43 264301
WaipapaLocalityNZTopo50-BF35 351582
Waipapa RiverRiverNZTopo50-BF35 311479
Waipiro BayLocalityNZTopo50-BE45 682786
Waipiro BayBayNZTopo50-BE45 704787
Waipiro StreamStreamNZTopo50-BE44 674788
Waipunga FallsWaterfallNZTopo50-BH38 054822
Waipunga RiverRiverNZTopo50-BH38 091752
Wairau BarLocalityNZTopo50-BR29 881049
Wairau CreekStreamNZTopo50-BA32 575296
Wairau CreekStreamNZTopo50-BA31 484160
Wairau DiversionCanalNZTopo50-BQ28 839116
Wairau GorgeValleyNZTopo50-BS25 930434
Wairau LagoonLakeNZTopo50-BH41 895682
Wairau PāLocalityNZTopo50-BQ28 824088
Wairau RiverRiverNZTopo50-BR26 179891
Wairau RiverRiverNZTopo50-AW27 410605
Wairau RiverRiverNZTopo50-AY30 238007
Wairau StreamStreamNZTopo50-BH28 825684
Wairau StreamStreamNZTopo50-AW30 214542
Wairau StreamStreamNZTopo50-BF40 489498
WairoaHillNZTopo50-BH41 783691
WairoaLocalityNZTopo50-BD36 724213
WairoaTownNZTopo50-BH41 829693
Wairoa PāLocalityNZTopo50-BD36 734236
Wairoa RiverRiverNZTopo50-AX28 799225
Wairoa RiverRiverNZTopo50-BD36 717187
Wairoa RiverRiverNZTopo50-BH41 830813
Wairua FallsWaterfallNZTopo50-AX29 981437
Wairua RiverRiverNZTopo50-AX29 023513
WaitārereLocalityNZTopo50-BN33 862089
Waitematā HarbourBayNZTopo50-BA31 502229
WaitoaLocalityNZTopo50-BD35 321351
Waitoa CanalCanalNZTopo50-BC34 236508
Waitoa RiverRiverNZTopo50-BD35 358253
WaitōtaraLocalityNZTopo50-BK31 485923
Waitōtara RiverRiverNZTopo50-BK32 578147
WaiukuTownNZTopo50-BB31 532760
Waiuku ChannelChannelNZTopo50-BB31 487985
Waiuku ForestForestNZTopo50-BC31 528632
Waiuku RiverRiverNZTopo50-BB31 518827
Waiuku StreamStreamNZTopo50-BB31 543758
West Tāmaki HeadPointNZTopo50-BA32 672205
Whakapapa GlacierGlacierNZTopo50-BJ34 207501
Whakapapa IslandIslandNZTopo50-BH34 090874
Whakapapa RiverRiverNZTopo50-BH34 073750
Whakapapa VillageLocalityNZTopo50-BJ34 193579
WhangamarinoLocalityNZTopo50-BC33 873644
Whangamarino RedoubtHistoric SiteNZTopo50-BC33 828707
Whangamarino RiverRiverNZTopo50-BC33 890658
WhangamōmonaLocalityNZTopo50-BH31 500657
Whangamōmona RiverRiverNZTopo50-BH31 532581
Whangamōmona SaddlePassNZTopo50-BH31 469646
WhangapēLocalityNZTopo50-AW26 200896
Whangapē HarbourBayNZTopo50-AW26 204852
WhangaroaLocalityNZTopo50-AV28 677209
Whangaroa BayBayNZTopo50-AU28 705288
Whangaroa HarbourBayNZTopo50-AV28 668206
WhangaruruLocalityNZTopo50-AW30 205876
Whangaruru BayBayNZTopo50-AW30 234822
Whangaruru HarbourBayNZTopo50-AW30 218866
Whangaruru NorthLocalityNZTopo50-AW30 221881
Whangaruru SouthLocalityNZTopo50-AW30 221834
WharekōpaeLocalityNZTopo50-BG41 916247
WharekōpaeHillNZTopo50-BF42 003314
Wharekōpae RiverRiverNZTopo50-BG42 062229
WhenuakuraLocalityNZTopo50-BK30 305005
Whenuakura RiverRiverNZTopo50-BK31 407202

Amendments – New Zealand Geographic Board Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa

Schedule

Notice headingGazetteAction (19)

List of Place-names approved by the Honorary Geographic Board of New Zealand

29 July 1948, No. 42, page 939

Replace "Kaikoura (railway-station)" with "Kaikōura Railway Station"
Replace "Mangonui (harbour)" with "Mangōnui Harbour"
Replace "Ohinerau" with "Ōhinerau"
Replace "Pahaoa (river)" with "Pāhaoa River"
Replace "Taita (railway-station)" with "Taitā Railway Station"
Replace "Takou (river)" with "Tākou River"
Replace "Te Pohue (locality)" with "Te Pōhue"
Replace "Uruti (point)" with "Urutī Point"
Replace "Waitakere" with "Waitākere” for the town and river

Notice of Final Decision of New Zealand Geographic Board re Assigning Place Names

31 March 1949, No. 22, page 858

Replace "Puponga" with "Pūponga"
Replace "Ruakokoputuna" with "Ruakōkoputuna"
Notice of Final Decision of New Zealand Geographic Board re Assigning of Place Names16 November 1950, No. 70, page 1989Replace "Apiti" with "Āpiti"

Notice of Final Decision of New Zealand Geographic Board re Assigning of Place Names

23 January 1953, No. 3, page 87

Replace "Ngatoro" with "Ngātoro"
Replace "Rurima" with "Rūrima", for the island
Notice of Final Decision of New Zealand Geographic Board re Assigning of Place Names26 February 1970, No. 10, page 297Replace "Waipatiki Beach" with "Waipātiki Beach"
Notice of Final Decision of New Zealand Geographic Board Reassigning Place Names8 November 1984, No. 204, page 4798Replace "Waihopai Saddle Stream" with "Waihōpai Saddle Stream"
Notice of Final Decision of New Zealand Geographic Board Re Assigning of Place Names1 December 1988, No. 206, page 5173Replace "Waitakere Bay" with "Waitākere Bay"
Notice of Final Determinations of the Minister for Land Information on Official Geographic Names3 November 2011, No. 168, page 4698Replace "Tamaki Railway Station" with "Tāmaki Railway Station"

Notice of a final determination to assign an official antarctic geographic feature name

Schedule

Official Assigned Antarctic Geographic NameGeographic feature type and descriptionCoordinates (latitude, longitude)
Córdova NunatakA partially ice-free nunatak of volcanic origin at the northern extreme of The Pleiades, the cluster of volcanic vents at the western side of the head of Mariner Glacier, northern Victoria Land.-72.632222,165.618612

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

Schedule

Official geographic nameGeographic feature type and description
Aua / King Billy IslandA small island between Otamahua/Quail Island and Moepuku Point at NZTopo50-BX24 746686. Alteration from King Billy Island (official name by New Zealand Gazette, 2 March 1978, No. 13, page 422).
Kaitangata / Mansons PeninsulaThe peninsula between Governors Bay and Head of the Bay, Lyttelton Harbour/Whakaraupō. NZTopo50-BX24 721680 to 725676. Alteration from Mansons Peninsula (official name by New Zealand Gazette, 2 March 1978, No. 13, page 422).
LancasterA mountain in Tararua Range, approximately 19km southeast of Levin. NZTopo50-BN34 048848. Existing recorded name assigned as official.
Ōmawete / Coopers KnobA hill at 573m with geodetic mark A579 at the summit, approximately 13.5km south of Christchurch. NZTopo50-BX24 697657. Alteration from Coopers Knob (recorded name).
Ōrongomai / Cass PeakA hill at 545m, approximately 1.7km west of Ōhinetahi. NZTopo50-BX24 697685. Alteration from Cass Peak (recorded name).
Pukeatua / Dyers PassA pass between Christchurch and Governors Bay. NZTopo50-BX24 714718. Alteration from Dyers Pass (recorded name).
Tapuwaeharuru / Evans PassA pass between Lyttelton and Sumner, at the junction of Evans Pass Road, Sumner Road and Summit Road. NZTopo50-BX24 797732. Alteration from Evans Pass (official name by New Zealand Gazette, 26 June 2003, No. 73, page 1896).
Te Ahi-a-TamateaA rocky outcrop approximately 1.3km north of Te Rāpaki-o-Te Rakiwhakaputa. NZTopo50-BX24 738732. Locally known as Rāpaki Rock. Assigning a new name as official.
Te Heru-o-Kahukura / SugarloafA hill at 496m with geodetic mark A57B at the summit, approximately 2km north of Governors Bay. NZTopo50-BX24 717721. Alteration from Sugarloaf (recorded name).
Te Moenga-o-Wheke / The TorsA rocky outcrop approximately 1.4km northwest of Lyttelton. NZTopo50-BX24 754734. Alteration from The Tors (official name by New Zealand Gazette, 26 June 2003, No. 73, page 1896) and existing location and feature type.
Te Piaka / Adderley HeadA headland at the entrance to Lyttelton Harbour/Whakaraupō. NZTopo50-BX24 859720. Alteration from Adderley Head (official name by New Zealand Gazette, 26 June 2003, No. 73, page 1896).
Te Rāpaki-o-Te RakiwhakaputaA locality on the shore of Rāpaki Bay, in Lyttelton Harbour/Whakaraupō. NZTopo50-BX24 742719. Alteration from Rapaki (recorded name).
Te Tihi-o-Kahukura / Castle RockA rock outcrop approximately 2km northwest of Lyttelton. NZTopo50-BX24 757739. Alteration from Tihiokahukura/Castle Rock (official name by New Zealand Gazette, 26 June 2003, No. 73, page 1896).
Te Upoko-o-Kurī / Witch HillA hill at 421m approximately 3km northwest of Lyttelton. NZTopo50-BX24 740733. Alteration from Witch Hill (official name by New Zealand Gazette, 2 March 1978, No. 13, page 422).

Notice of approved official geographic names

Schedule

Approved official geographic nameFeature type and descriptionMap and grid reference
Rāpaki BayBayNZTopo50-BX24 744715
Ruatōria ForestForestNZTopo50-BD44 560110

Corrigendum - Notice of approved official geographic names

In the notice with the above heading published in the New Zealand Gazette, 16 July 2020, Notice No. 2020-ln3118:

For Kaupokonui Stream replace “NZTopo50-BJ29 986359” with “NZTopo50-BJ29 987360”

Corrigendum - Notice of approved official geographic names

In the notice with the above heading published in the New Zealand Gazette, 16 July 2020, Notice No. 2020-ln3108:

Please replace:

“Te Whanga    Locality           NZTopo50-BP35 300535

Te Whanga     Hill      NZTopo50-BP34 274544”

with

“Te Whanga    Locality           NZTopo50-BP34 274544

Te Whanga     Hill      NZTopo50-BP35 300535”

Last Updated: 22 July 2020