Notice Type
Land Notices
Notice Title

Notice of a Decision to Adopt an Undersea Feature Name

Pursuant to section 26 of the New Zealand Geographic Board (Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa) Act 2008, the New Zealand Geographic Board Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa (“Board”) gives notice of one adopted official undersea feature name beyond New Zealand’s 12 nautical mile territorial limit, as described in the Schedule below.

The Board’s final determination on this undersea feature name took effect on 17 October 2019.


Adopted Undersea Feature Name

Undersea Feature Type and Description

Dolgae Hill

An undersea hill in the Southern Ocean at -66.9123 latitude 172.3177 longitude, approximately 395km east of Buckle Island in the Balleny Islands. Adopted as official.

Dated at Wellington this 17th day of October 2019.

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