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Stewart Island Place Names …… 

Abrahams Bosom

Abrahams Bosom …..   A descriptive name. Locally a “Bosom” is a very sheltered and secure anchorage … safe in the bosom of Abraham ??? perhaps.

Although there is also an Abrahams Bay in Paterson Inlet



Abrahams Bosom, Stewart Island, sails tours

Abrahams Bosom is the almost landlocked bay just to the right of the sandy beach. (Salty Beach”…. a local name)

Abrahams Bosom



Sails Ashore and Kowhai Lane are Solar Powered

Sails Ashore now produces 100 % of our electrical needs, and have cut our non renewable heating fuel usage to around 20% of pre solar.
Kowhai Lane is "Grid Tied" and exports excess electricity to the local grid.
Both have significantly reduced our carbon footprint



Sails Ashore, Kowhai Lane & Sails Tours

11 View Street,
Stewart Island, 9846

+64 3 219 1151
Email: tait@sailsashore.co.nz
Web: www.sailsashore.co.nz


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