Notice Type
Land Notices
Notice Title

Notice of Final Determinations to Assign and Alter 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 and alter the geographic names described in the Schedule below.

The Board’s final determinations on these geographic names took effect on 5 March 2020.


Official Geographic Name Geographic Feature Type and Description
Ngāmotu A peninsula on the west shores of Lake Rotomā, approximately 30km east-northeast of Rotorua. NZTopo50-BE38 123844 to 120831. Assigned as official.
Otangiwao Point A small point on the southwest shore of Lake Rotomā. NZTopo50-BE38 137819. Alteration from Otangiwai Point (recorded name).

Dated at Wellington this 5th day of March 2020.

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