Notice Type
Land Notices
Notice Title

Notice of Final Determinations to Alter and Assign 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”) gives notice of its final determinations to alter and assign the geographic names described in the Schedule below.

The Board’s final determinations on these geographic names took effect on 28 November 2022.


Official Geographic Name Geographic Feature Type and Description
Ryan Creek A small stream flowing for approximately 1.7km from the slopes of spot height 890m on Remutaka Range into Ōrongorongo River. NZTopo50-BQ32 711256. Assigned as official.
Stewart Creek A stream flowing for approximately 5.7km from Young Range into Makarora River at Davis Flat, 3.3km southwest of Haast Pass/Tioripatea. NZTopo50-BZ13 087053. Altered from Stewarts Creek (recorded name).

Dated at Wellington this 28th day of November 2022.

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