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

Stewart Island Place Names …… 

Jacky Lees Island

Puke Okaoka …..   “Nettle Hill” a traditional source of kelp from which Maori manufactured the :kits” to preserve mutton birds (titi)


Jacky Lees  …… after Jacky Lees… a sealer. But not, apparently, the Island that Tuhawaiki sold to Jacky Lees

Jacky lees, sails tours, 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