+64 3 219 1151 tait@sailsashore.co.nz

Stewart Island Place Names …… 

Shelter Point

Ruruhau …..   “Shelter from the Wind & Rain” Refers to the entire peninsula.

Raukawa …..   “to give shelter” Shelter Point


 

Shelter Point  …… A descriptive name, taken from the Maori, but equally pertinent now

Shelter Point, Sails Tours, Stewart Island

 


Sails Ashore, Kowhai Lane & Sails Tours

11 View Street, Stewart Island, 9846 NEW ZEALAND

+64 3 219 1151

Email: tait@sailsashore.co.nz Web: www.sailsashore.co.nz