Notice Type
Land Notices
Notice Title

Notice of a Final Determination to Assign an Official Antarctic Geographic Feature Name

Pursuant to sections 10(1), 25 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”) gives notice of assigning an Antarctic geographic feature name as described in the Schedule below.

The Board’s final determination on this official Antarctic geographic feature name took effect on 16 July 2020.

Official Assigned Antarctic Geographic Name

Geographic Feature Type and Description


(latitude, longitude)

Córdova Nunatak

A 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.


Dated at Wellington this 16th day of July 2020.

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