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Stewart Island Place Names …… 

Easy Harbour

Toparetutae …..   “Smeared with dung”  This was an important stop over and weather refuge for Maori en route to the birding islands, and a trail existed overland from Albion Inlet in Port Pegasus. This allowed travelers to bypass the dangerous South Cape area. Canoes being left here between seasons. 


 

Easy Harbour  …… A descriptive name

Easy Harbour, Sails Ashore, Stewart Island

Easy Harbour, looking up to Gog beyond

easy harbour, stewart island, sails ashore

Easy Harbour, Sails Ashore, Ste

Bull Rk in the middle foreground, with False Easy Harbour beyond, and Easy Harbour entrance on the right


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