Notice Type
Land Notices
Notice Title

Notice of a Final Determination to Alter an Undersea Feature 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 undersea feature name described in the Schedule below.

The Board’s final determination on this geographic name took effect on 1 August 2023.


Official Undersea Feature Name

Geographic Feature Type and Description

Te Kakau Bank

An undersea bank centred at -41.5703 latitude, 175.4913 longitude, offshore from the southeast coast of the North Island approximately 5km east of Te Kakau Point. Altered from Kaukau Bank (recorded undersea feature name).

Dated at Wellington this 1st day of August 2023.

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