Notice Type
Land Notices
Notice Title

Notice of Approved Official Geographic Names

Pursuant to sections 10(1)(b), 24(2)(a) 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 the approved official geographic names described in the Schedule below.

The Board’s final determination on these approved official geographic names took effect on 18 January 2023.


Approved Official Geographic Name

Geographic Feature Type

Map and Grid Reference

Ben More


NZTopo50-BW21 966988

Ben More Stream


NZTopo50-BW21 964984 to BW20 889980

Mākirikiri Stream South Branch


NZTopo50-BP35 503771 to BP36 533774

Kororāreka Point


NZTopo50-AV29 012977

Dated at Wellington this 18th day of January 2023.

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