A Compendium of Official Documents Relative to Native Affairs in the South Island. Volume Two.
Present: — The honorable Donald McLean, Native and Defence Minister, Presiding, and Members of the Executive Council
The honorable Donald McLean, Native and Defence Minister, Presiding, and Members of the Executive Council.
In exercise of the powers vested in the Governor by "The Native Reserves Act, 1856," and "The Native Reserves Amendment Act, 1862," the Governor, with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, doth order that the land hereafter described, that is to say, All that parcel of land, containing by admeasurement thirteen (13) acres three (3) roods twenty (20) perches, be the same more or less, situated in the District of Motueka, being a portion of Native Reserve Sections Nos. 145 and 146 on the plan of the said district, bounded towards the north, 1082 links, by a portion of Section 146; towards the east, 1275 links, by a portion of Sections 145 and 146, of which this forms, part; and towards the south and west by high water mark of the Moutere Mud Flat, being land subject to the operation of the said Acts, shall be sold to the Superintendent of the Province of Nelson, on behalf of the said Province, for the sum of one hundred pounds (£100).
Approved in Council,
Forster Goring, Clerk of the Executive Council.