Pursuant to section 83 of the Te Roroa Claims Settlement Act 2008 (“the Settlement Act 2008”), the New Zealand Geographic Board Nga Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa hereby notifies new and altered official geographic place names (and their locations)
in accordance with sections 82–85 of the Settlement Act 2008.
The first column of Schedule 1 below specifies new place names for the places described in the second column of Schedule 1.
The first column of Schedule 2 below specifies altered place names for the places described in the second column of this Schedule. The altered names will replace those names set out in the third column of Schedule 2.
Both the new and altered place names set out in the Schedules below shall take effect on 20 November 2008.
North Auckland Land District
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New Place Name Description
Mangatara Stream Stream located west of Dargaville, and flowing eastward into Kaihu River, topographic map
260-P07 Dargaville, source: GR 809 821, confluence: GR 871 835. Not named on map.
Ohae Locality at the confluence of Ohae Stream with the sea, within the Kawerua Conservation Area, topographic map 260-O06 Waipoua, GR 501 198. Not named on map.
Maunga Kairara Hill, at a height of over 300m, north of Kaihu Scenic Reserve and south of Kaihu Forest
(part Northland Conservation Park), and north of Maropiu Road and west of Collins Road, topographic map 260-P07 Dargaville, GR 802 026. Not named on map.
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Altered Place Name Description Former Place Name
Mirowharara Stream Stream located south of Waipoua Forest, and flowing northward
into Waipoua River, topographic map 260-O06 Waipoua, source: GR 622 126, confluence: GR 624 164. Spelling correction from Merowharara Stream. Merowharara Stream
Waitakuhuruhuru Stream Stream located approximately 13km north-west of Dargaville, and flowing generally north-easterly into Kaihu River, topographic map 260-P07 Dargaville, source: GR 755 910, confluence: GR 803 940. Not named on map west of the bridge at SH12, and altered from Taita Stream for that part of the stream flowing easterly from the bridge at SH12 and into Kaihu River. Part of Taita Stream which flows easterly from the bridge at SH12 and into Kaihu River
Ngaiore Stream Stream located between Trounson Kauri Park Scenic Reserve at east and Maunganui Bluff Scenic Reserve at west, and flowing easterly into Waima River, topographic map 260-O07 Aranga, source: GR 609 055, confluence: GR 681 069. Altered from Waitapu Stream. Waitapu Stream
Dated at Wellington this 20th day of November 2008.
W. K. SHAW, Secretary, New Zealand Geographic Board Nga Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa.