Welcome to Stewart Island & Sails Ashore +64 3 219 1151 tait@sailsashore.co.nz

Edwards Island

Stewart Island Place Names …… 

Motunui …..   Also “Hotunui” & “Rotonui” Sold in 1835 to Jacka Lee by Tuhawaiki. Lee found there was no water there and moved his family to The Neck


Long Island  …… Descriptive name

Edwards  Island …… 

Edwards Island, Sails Ashore, Stewart Island



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


We are Fully Vaccinated