NZ Linz update

August 2020


3 charts have been updated in the GeoGarage platform
Linz July update published August 7th, 2020 ( Updated to NTM Ed14 [051-053] 10/07/2020 - NTM Ed15 [054-056] 24/07/2020 - NTM Ed16 [057-058] 07/08/2020 )

  • NZ4632 Approaches to Porirua Harbour
  • NZ5324 Tamaki Strait and Approaches including Waiheke Island
  • NZ14638 INT 638 Fiji to Kermadec Islands including Tongatapu
3 charts withdrawn :
  • NZ827 T 827 Approaches to Tongatapu including ‘Eua
  • NZ8238 T 8238 Approaches to Lifuka
  • NZ8266 * T 8266 Anchorages in Tonga
Today NZ Linz charts (188 charts / 329 including sub-charts) are displayed in the GeoGarage platform.

Note :  LINZ produces official nautical charts to aid safe navigation in New Zealand waters and certain areas of Antarctica and the South-West Pacific.

These updates are automatically viewable on mobile applications :

Using charts safely involves keeping them up-to-date using Notices to Mariners & AT Local NTMs
Reporting a Hazard to Navigation - H Note :
Mariners are requested to advise the New Zealand Hydrographic Authority at LINZ of the discovery of new or suspected dangers to navigation, or shortcomings in charts or publications.

Legal status : For compliance with New Zealand legal requirements for nautical charts and publications please refer to Maritime Rules Part 25.

Further details are included in the Annual New Zealand Notices to Mariners, No.1 which can be found in the New Zealand Nautical Almanac (NZ 204) and on the LINZ website.