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This Proclamation declares the area specified in the Schedule to be a park and assign to the park the name Norfolk Island National Park.
Administered by: Environment and Energy
General Comments: This Proclamation was originally made under section 7(2) of the National Parks and Wildlife Conservation Act 1975, and pursuant to Part 2 of Schedule 4 of the Environmental Reform (Consequential Provisions) Act 1999, is continued in force under section 344 of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999.
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 25
Registered 06 Nov 2008
Gazetted 31 Jan 1986

PROCLAMATION

 

Commonwealth of

Australia

N. M. STEPHEN

Governor-General

 

By His Excellency the Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia

 

I, SIR NINIAN MARTIN STEPHEN, Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, acting with the advice of the Federal Executive Council and after consideration by the Federal Executive Council of a report by the Director of National Parks and Wildlife in accordance with sub-section 7 (11) of the National Parks and Wildlife Conservation Act 1985, pursuant to sub-section 7 (2) of that Act and for the purposes of paragraph 7 (6) (a) of that Act, hereby –

(a)                declare the area specified in the Schedule to be a park;

(b)               assign the name ‘Norfolk Island National Park’ to that park; and

(c)                specify the depth of 1,000 metres below the surface of any land within the area so declared to be a park as the depth to which the subsoil below that land shall be taken to be within that park.

 

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SCHEDULE

DESCRIPTION OF AREA OF PARK

 

All that parcel of land situated in Norfolk Island containing an area of 480.1 hectares more of less: COMMENCING at a point being the intersection of the northeasterly prolongation of the northwestern boundary of portion 104a with high-water mark South Pacific Ocean; thence by that prolongation and the northwestern boundary of portion 104a bearing 209 degrees 09 minutes 10 seconds for about 325 metres in all to the westernmost corner of portion 104a; thence by the southwestern boundary of that portion bearing 119 degrees 09 minutes 10 seconds for 460.15 metres to the northwestern boundary of a road; thence by that road boundary bearing 208 degrees 53 minutes 50 seconds for 39.6 metres to the northeastern corner of portion 104c2; thence by the northwestern boundary of that portion bearing 242 degrees 19 minutes for 215.31 metres to the northeastern corner of portion 122e; thence by the northeastern boundaries of that portion and portions 122d2 and 122d1 bearing 299 degrees 13 minutes 10 seconds for 114.66 metres in all to the northernmost corner of portion 122d1; then by the northwestern boundary of that portion and its prolongation across Red Road being 209 degrees 01 minutes 30 seconds for 466.295 metres in all to a point on the southwestern boundary of Red Road; thence generally southeasterly by that road boundary bearing 130 degrees 27 minutes 30 seconds for 36.095 metres 119 degrees 32 minutes 30 seconds for 42.29 metres 100 degrees 10 minutes 30 seconds for 9.4 metres to the northwestern boundary of J. E. Road; thence generally southwesterly and southerly by that road boundary bearing 225 degrees 18 minutes 30 seconds for 24.84 metres 198 degrees 50 minutes 30 seconds for 37.71 metres 165 degrees 20 minutes 30 seconds for 106.83 metres 140 degrees 25 minutes 30 seconds for 4.78 metres to the northernmost corner of portion 136k; thence by the northwestern boundaries of that portion and portion 136o bearing 226 degrees 27 minutes 40 seconds for 591.33 metres in all to the eastern boundary of Selwyn Pine Road; thence generally northwesterly by that road boundary bearing 339 degrees 34 minutes 40 seconds for 49.045 metres 344 degrees 48 minutes 40 seconds for 118.89 metres 310 degrees 10 minutes 40 seconds for 50.12 metres 329 degrees 25 minutes 40 seconds for 86.3 metres 344 degrees 32 minutes 40 seconds for 39.15 metres; thence across Selwyn Pine Road bearing 254 degrees 32 minutes 40 seconds for 12.07 metres to the northernmost corner of portion 156b1; thence by part of the northwestern boundary of that portion bearing 226 degrees 21 minutes for 22.83 metres to the easternmost corner of portion 154c2; thence by the eastern boundary the northwestern boundary and part of the southwestern boundary of that portion bearing 344 degrees 32 minutes 40 seconds for 98.37 metres 18 degrees 13 minutes 40 seconds for 64.39 metres 351 degrees 19 minutes 40 seconds for 50.73 metres 226 degrees 21 minutes 50 seconds for 456.07 metres 136 degrees 21 minutes 50 seconds for 20.11 metres to the northernmost corner of portion 154h; thence by the northwestern boundaries of that portion and portion 154g bearing 226 degrees 18 minutes 10 seconds for 464.24 metres in all to the eastern boundary of Mount Pitt Road; thence generally northerly by that road boundary bearing 314 degrees 13 minutes 50 seconds for 29.365 metres 342 degrees 36 minutes 50 seconds for 37.175 metres 359 degrees 14 minutes 30 seconds for 50.82 metres 346 degrees 13 minutes 30 seconds for 24.745 metres 358 degrees 45 minutes 30 seconds for 38.605 metres 341 degrees 32 minutes for 60 metres 314 degrees 22 minutes for 50.56 metres 346 degrees 14 minutes for 47.99 metres 8 degrees 36 minutes for 51.08 metres 350 degrees 55 minutes for 64.91 metres 349 degrees 32 minutes for 24.27 metres; thence across Mount Pitt Road bearing 259 degrees 32 minutes for 12.07 metres to the northernmost corner of portion 128e; thence by the northwestern boundaries of that portion and portion 128f bearing 218 degrees 42 minutes 20 seconds for 482.56 metres in all to the northeastern boundary of portion 175c; thence by part of that boundary and the northwestern boundaries of that portion bearing 307 degrees 56 minutes for 51.63 metres 222 degrees 25 minutes 20 seconds for 159.1 metres 149 degrees 01 minutes 30 seconds for 62.44 metres 221 degrees 56 minutes 40 seconds for 47.85 metres 202 degrees 29 minutes 15 seconds for 103 metres 206 degrees 07 minutes for 34.44 metres 254 degrees 19 minutes 50 seconds for 81.6 metres 329 degrees 47 minutes 10 seconds for 94.55 metres 13 degrees 08 minutes 30 seconds for 156.46 metres 234 degrees 26 minutes 10 seconds for 155.88 metres 270 degrees 57 minutes 10 seconds for 67.32 metres to the northernmost corner of a road; thence by the northern boundaries of that road bearing 271 degrees 37 minutes 40 seconds for 180.2 metres 249 degrees 42 minutes 40 seconds for 170.24 metres 281 degrees 50 minutes 40 seconds for 41.3 metres 300 degrees 31 minutes 40 seconds for 50.69 metres to the southeastern corner of portion 140b; thence by the southeastern boundary of that portion bearing 42 degrees 05 minutes 30 seconds for 334.71 metres to the easternmost corner of that portion thence by the northeastern boundaries of that portion, a road and portion 124 bearing 311 degrees 53 minutes 30 seconds for 658.9 metres in all; thence by part of the northwestern boundary of portion 124 bearing 246 degrees 32 minutes 50 seconds for 40.15 metres to the eastern boundary of Anson Bay Road; thence generally northerly by that road boundary bearing 18 degrees 29 minutes 10 seconds for 170.87 metres 3 degrees 49 minutes 10 seconds for 142.39 metres 357 degrees 47 minutes 30 seconds for 76.1 metres 32 degrees 11 minutes for 248.91 metres 358 degrees 46 minutes 10 seconds for 32.805 metres to its intersection with the southeastern boundary of Bullocks Hut Road; thence generally northeasterly by that road boundary bearing 59 degrees 21 minutes 50 seconds for 212.87 metres 52 degrees 40 minutes 50 seconds for 478.94 metres to the southern boundary of Duncombe Bay Road; thence generally easterly and northeasterly by that road boundary bearing 95 degrees 05 minutes 30 seconds for 28.215 metres 97 degrees 20 minutes 10 minutes 40.45 metres 86 degrees 18 minutes 10 seconds for 87.46 metres 97 degrees 00 minutes 10 seconds for 65.79 metres 147 degrees 28 minutes 10 seconds for 68.12 metres 116 degrees 47 minutes 10 seconds for 51.96 metres 59 degrees 51 minutes 10 seconds for 75.16 metres 334 degrees 39 minutes 10 seconds for 99.36 meters 99 degrees 40 minutes 10 seconds for 88.64 metres 355 degrees 37 minutes 10 seconds for 98.25 metres for 24 degrees 28 minutes 10 seconds for 68.23 metres; thence across Duncombe Bay Road bearing 64 degrees 13 minutes 20 seconds for 23.495 metres to the northeastern boundary of a road; thence northwesterly by that road boundary bearing 302 degrees 26 minutes for 525.67 metres to the southernmost corner of portion 100f; thence by the southeastern boundary of that portion and its northeasterly prolongation bearing 32 degrees 26 minutes for about 525 metres in all to high-water mark South Pacific Ocean; thence generally easterly and southeasterly by that high-water mark to the point of commencement.

 

(L.S.)      GIVEN under my Hand and the Great Seal of

               Australia on 30 January 1986

 

By His Excellency’s Command,

BARRY COHEN

Minister of State for Arts,

Heritage and Environment

GOD SAVE THE QUEEN!