Under the Reserves Act 1977, the Conservator for the Bay of Plenty Conservancy of the Department of Conservation vests the reserve described in the Schedule in the Whakatane District Council in trust for recreation purposes on the following terms and conditions:
1. Whakatane District Council will produce a management plan for the reserve within five years of being appointed as the administering body.
2. The management plan must be prepared by the Whakatane District Council in accordance with
the requirements of section 41 of the Reserves Act 1977.
3. Note that part of the land described as Section 1, SO 355091, is subject to an unregistered lease for a term of 30 years commencing on 1 October 1990 between
Her Majesty the Queen, acting by and through the Minister of Conservation, as the lessor and the Ohope International Golf Club Incorporated as the lessee.
4. That Whakatane District Council recognises Te Runanga o Ngati Awa are tangata whenua with historical and cultural interests in the reserve and council will consult with Te Runanga o Ngati Awa on all matters relating to the preparation of the management plan for the reserve.
South Auckland Land District—Whakatane District
Area ha Description
131.0000 Section 1, SO 355091; and
16.8000 Section 2, SO 331004
(both part New Zealand Gazette, 15 December 1977, No. 123, page 3261 and part New Zealand Gazette, 10 July 1975, No. 58, page 1529.
Dated at Rotorua this 20th day of December 2005.
(File: DOC PAR-04-02-139)