This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This order, which comes into force on the 28th day after its notification in the Gazette, constitutes the Taputeranga Marine Reserve, which is located on the southern coast of Wellington.
Clauses 4 to 8 contain conditions relating to existing discharges, existing structures, existing and future swing moorings, removal and disposal of beach cast seaweed and debris following storms, and the temporary holding of rock lobsters in cages. A copy of the description and maps showing the location of existing discharges and structures is available from the head office of the Department of Conservation in Wellington and the Poneke area office of the Department of Conservation in Wellington. A copy of the map indicating the Island Bay rock lobster holding pots area and the geographical co-ordinates referred to in Schedule 2 is available from the Department of Conservation's Internet site (www.doc.govt.nz) and from the head office of the Department of Conservation in Wellington and the Poneke area office of the Department of Conservation in Wellington.
The unloading of fish (that have been caught outside the marine reserve) from a boat to another boat, or from a boat onto the shore, is not affected by the establishment of the marine reserve.
Date of notification in Gazette: 31 July 2008.
This order is administered by the Department of Conservation.