Pursuant to section 15 of the New Zealand Geographic Board Act 1946, notice is hereby given of the final decisions of the New Zealand Geographic Board Nga Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa to assign new or altered place names, stated in the first column of the Schedule below, to the places described in the second column of the said Schedule, and that such decisions take effect on 13 December 2007.
North Auckland Land District
Mosig Stream Stream flowing generally northerly into Waitakere River, topographic map 260-Q11& Pt R11 Waitakere, source: GR 433 792, confluence: GR 437 805. Spelling alteration from Mosac Stream (replacing previous New Zealand Gazette, 13 July 1989, No. 120, page 3005).
Smyth Stream Stream flowing generally south-westerly from Long Road Track into Anawhata Stream, northern Waitakere Ranges, topographic map 260-Q11 & Pt R11 Waitakere, source: GR 445 765, confluence: GR 436 756. Spelling alteration from Smythe Stream (replacing previous New Zealand Gazette, 13 July 1989, No. 120, page 3005).
Smyth Ridge Ridge extending generally easterly from above Wahirua Bay to Smyth Corner, northern Waitakere Ranges, topographic map 260-Q11 & Pt R11 Waitakere, start: GR 397 760, end: GR 441 771. Spelling alteration from Smythe Ridge.
Smyth Corner Hill at height 337m, located in the northern Waitakere Ranges, topographic map260-Q11 & Pt R11 Waitakere, GR 441 770. Spelling alteration from Smythe Corner.
Wellington Land District
Whitireia/Mount Couper Hill at height 104m, with beaconed trig station “A2G5, Mt Cooper” at its summit, located north of Porirua, topographic map 260-R26 & Pt R25 Paraparaumu, NZMG coordinate 2664500E, 6010700N. Restoring the original Maori name and altering the spelling from Mount Cooper.
Westland Land District
Zurbriggen Col Pass at height 2260m, located in the Fritz Range, north of Mount Anderegg, topographic map 260-G35, H35 & H34 Franz Josef/Waiau, GR 815 425. Spelling alteration from Zubriggen Col.
Canterbury Land District
Beuzenberg Peak Peak at height 2070m, located in the Two Thumb Range above Stag Saddle, topographic map 260-I36 Godley, GR 233 186. Not named on current map.
Otago Land District
Thomson Creek Stream flowing generally south-easterly from the locality of Mount Cargill, through the suburb of Sawyers Bay, and into McDermids Creek, topographic map 260-I44 & J44 Dunedin, source: GR 214 869, confluence: GR 237 851. Not named on current map.
Dated at Wellington this 13th day of December 2007.
W. K. SHAW, Secretary, New Zealand Geographic Board Nga Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa.