New and altered geographic names

Gazetted on 26 October 2018

Notice of New and Altered Geographic Names for Ngāi Tai ki Tāmaki Claims Settlement Act 2018

Schedule

New or Altered Official Geographic NameGeographic Feature TypeDescriptionFormer Name and Status
Mātaitai BayBayA small bay between Mātaitai Point and Koherurahi Point in Tamaki Strait. NZTopo50-BA33 904108.unnamed
Mātaitai PointPointA coastal point between Mātaitai Bay, and Wairoa Bay in Tamaki Strait. NZTopo50-BA33 902106.Mataitai Point (recorded)
Mātaitai Scenic ReserveScenic reserveA Crown protected area being 108.7507ha, Lot 1, DP 182089, located in Mātaiatai Forest approximately 2km southwest of Papakauri. NZTopo50-BB33 912043.Mataitai Scenic Reserve (official by New Zealand Gazette 8 Dec 2005, No. 204, p. 5185)
Musick Point / Te NaupataPointA coastal point at the end of an unnamed peninsula which projects into Tamaki Strait south of Browns Island (Motukorea). NZTopo50-BA32 695205.Musick Point (official by New Zealand Gazette 29 Jul 1948, No. 42, p. 939)
Ōmangaia PāHistoric siteAn historic Ngāi Tai ki Tamaki pā site on Tipau Point, approximately 8km north of Takapuna. NZTopo50-BA32 566358.unnamed
Papawhitu PāHistoric siteThe site of a 16th century defensive pā, just south of Maraetai Point in Tamaki Strait. NZTopo50-BA33 829163.Waiomanu Pa, Maraetai Pa and Pah Point (local use names)
PōhaturoaHistoric siteAn historic Ngāi Tai ki Tāmaki coastal settlement where Ohinerangi Beach is today. NZTopo50-BA33 824163.unnamed
Puke-i-Āki-RangiHillA hill at 142m located to the east of East Tamaki Heights in Auckland. NZTopo50-BB32 714090.Point View Pa (local use)
Te Kuti StreamStreamA stream that flows for approximately 3km from an unnamed hill into Tamaki Strait at the northern end of Umupuia Beach. NZTopo50-BA33 849136 to 828123.Te Kuiti Creek (local use)
Te Ngāherehere-o-Kohukohunui ForestForestA large forested area within Hunua Ranges. NZTopo50-BB33 944948.unnamed
Te Ruangaingai StreamStreamA stream that flows for approximately 7km from the northern slopes of Pukekawa to Kellys Beach. NZTopo50-BA33 824151 to BA32 798164.Te Puru Stream (recorded)
Waipaparoa / Howick BeachBeachA small beach that stretches for approximately 400m on the coast east of Howick in Tamaki Strait. NZTopo50-BA32 729153 to 732152.Howick Beach (recorded)
Waipārā StreamStreamA stream that flows generally north for approximately 1.5km through the locality of Maraetai to Maraetai Beach. NZTopo50-BA33 820166 to 823153.Pōwhaturoa Creek (local use)
Whakakaiwhara PeninsulaPeninsulaA coastal peninsula that extends for approximately 2km from the southern end of Umupuia Beach into Tamaki Strait. NZTopo50-BA33 870141.Duders Point (local use)

 

Gazetted on 9 October 2018

Notice of New and Altered Geographic Names for Ngāti Tamaoho Claims Settlement Act 2018

Schedule

New or Altered Official Geographic NameGeographic Feature Type or TermDescriptionFormer Name and Status
KaikākāHistoric siteFormerly a large area of interconnected urupā on a small peninsula between Pukewhau Creek and Te Hakono Creek on Waiuku River. NZTopo50 BB31 506849.Unnamed
Mangapū StreamStreamA stream that flows generally west for approximately 7km from near Gillespie Road into Waihoehoe Stream. NZTopo50 BB33 801930 to BB32 742928.Symonds Stream
(recorded)
Otūwairoa StreamStreamA stream that flows generally south for approximately 3km from near Coulthard Terrace into Drury Creek. NZTopo50 BB32 729942 to 727928.Slippery Creek
(recorded)
PakakinaHistoric siteThe site of a Ngāti Tamaoho pā located on top of a prominent peak above Pēhiakura Lake. NZTopo50 BB31 433830.Unnamed
PēhiakuraHistoric siteThe site of a Ngāti Tamaoho settlement approximately 400m southeast of Pēhiakura Lake. NZTopo50 BB31 437834.Unnamed
Pēhiakura LakeLakeA small lake approximately 12km northwest of Waiuku. NZTopo50 BB31 433837.Pehiakura Lake
(recorded)
Pōkino KaingaHistoric siteThe site of a Ngāti Tamaoho settlement approximately 1.5km northwest of the centre of Pokeno. NZTopo50 BB32 796777.Unnamed
PuhitahiHistoric SiteThe site of an ancient Ngāti Tamaoho settlement on a small peninsula at the head of Whatapaka Creek in Manukau Harbour. NZTopo50 BB32 588890.Unnamed
Puhitahi CreekStreamA stream that flows generally northwest for approximately 6km from near the intersection of Irwin Road and Batty Road into Whatapaka Creek. NZTopo50 BB32 628869 to 591886.Puhitahi Creek (recorded)
PurapuraHistoric siteThe site of a large Ngāti Tamaoho settlement on the north bank of Awaroa River, approximately 3km south of Waiuku. NZTopo50 BC31 540727.Unnamed
Te AparangiHistoric siteThe site of a Ngāti Tamaoho settlement on the south bank of Waipokapū Stream approximately 3km southeast of the centre of Papakura. NZTopo50 BB32 760952.Unnamed
Te IaroaHistoric siteAn ancient Ngāti Tamaoho landing site on the north bank of Waikato River near the mouth of Mangatawhiri River. NZTopo50 BC32 793727.Unnamed
Te Maketu Historic ReserveHistoric reserveA Crown protected area located between Pratts Road and Te Maketu Stream. NZTopo50 BB32 766875.Pratts Road Historic Reserve
(official by New ZealandGazette, 22 May 2009, No. 73, page 1699)
Te Maketu StreamStreamA stream that flows generally west for approximately 6km from the north end of Steel Road into Hingaia Stream. NZTopo50 BB32 797896 to 751885.Maketu Stream
(official by New Zealand Gazette, 4 Feb 1960, No. 7, page 139)
Te Māunu a Tū BluffBluffA small bluff near the east bank of Oira Creek, approximately 2km northeast of Paerata. NZTopo50 BB32 697862 to 698861.Unnamed
Te Teoteo PāHistoric siteThe site of a Ngāti Tamaoho pā on the north bank of Whangamarino River’s confluence with Waikato River. NZTopo50 BC33 826707.Unnamed
TītīHillA small hill at 109m, approximately 7km northeast of Waiuku. NZTopo50 BB32 600787.Unnamed
Waihoehoe StreamStreamA stream that flows generally northwest for approximately 6km from Opaheke to its confluence with Otūwairoa Stream. NZTopo50 BB32 785909 to 733931.Waihoihoi Stream
(official by New Zealand Gazette, 4 Feb 1960, No. 7, page 139)
Waipokapū StreamStreamA stream that flows generally west for approximately 8km from the dam at the top of Hays Creek Road into Otūwairoa Stream. NZTopo50 BB32 793951 to 733938.Hays Stream
(official by New Zealand Gazette, 4 Feb 1960, No. 7, page 139)
WhakaupokoHillA hill at 147m approximately 7km northeast of Waiuku. NZTopo50 BB32 598778.Bald Hill
(recorded)
Whatapaka CreekCreekA tidal inlet extending north for approximately 4.5km from Kingseat into Manukau Harbour. NZTopo50 BB32 587891 to 596933.Clarks Creek
(recorded)
Whatapaka PāHistoric siteThe site of an ancient Ngāti Tamaoho marae on the east bank of the mouth of Whatapaka Creek. NZTopo50 BB32 597929.Unnamed
Last Updated: 26 October 2018