Notice Type
Land Notices
Notice Title

Notice of Final Determinations to Assign an Official Geographic Name and Alter Existing Geographic Names

Pursuant to sections 19 and 21(2) of the New Zealand Geographic Board (Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa) Act 2008, the New Zealand Geographic Board Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa (“Board”) hereby gives notice of final determinations to assign a new geographic name and to alter existing geographic names, as described in the Schedule below.

The Board’s final determination on these official geographic names takes effect on 26 February 2015.


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Official Geographic Name Geographic Feature Type Description

North Auckland Land District

Pūkorokoro Stream Stream A stream flowing south-east along the coastal flats north of Pūkorokoro / Miranda (proposed locality name). NZTopo50-BB34 052837 (source) to 058824 (mouth). Alteration from Pukorokoro Stream (recorded name).

South Auckland Land District

Pūkorokoro Hill Hill A hill at height 197m, located approximately 3.8km south-west of Pūkorokoro / Miranda (proposed locality name). NZTopo50-BB33 028793. Beaconed geodetic mark A93W located at summit. Alteration from Pukorokoro (recorded name).

Canterbury Land District

Mount Foweraker Peak A peak at height 1804m located between Red Beech Stream and Sudden Valley Stream in Arthur’s Pass National Park, approximately 8.5km north-west of Cass. NZTopo50-BV21 937413. Assigning a new name to an unnamed feature.

Dated at Wellington this 26th day of February 2015.

W. K. SHAW, Secretary, New Zealand Geographic Board Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa.