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 14 July 2022.


Official Geographic Name Geographic Feature Type and Description
Skerretts Creek A small stream flowing from the northern slopes of McKerrow generally northwards for approximately 2.9km to its confluence with Wainuiomata River in Wainuiomata. NZTopo50-BQ32 650275. Altered from Skerrets Creek (formerly official by New Zealand Gazette, 10 December 2019, Notice No. 2019-ln5662).

Dated at Wellington this 14th day of July 2022.

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