Notice Type
Land Notices
Notice Title

Notice of a Final Determination to Alter a Geographic Name

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”) gives notice of its final determination to alter the geographic name described in the Schedule below.

The Board’s final determination on this geographic name took effect on 26 August 2021.


Official Geographic Name Geographic Feature Type and Description
Pākuku Stream A small stream flowing into the Pacific Ocean, approximately 9.6km west-southwest of Cape Turnagain on the Wairarapa coast. NZTopo50-BN37 973101. Alteration from Papuka Stream (formerly official by New Zealand Gazette, 29 July 1948, No. 42, page 939).

Dated at Wellington this 26th day of August 2021.

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