Stewart Island Place Names ……
The Pigeon House
Whare Kukupa ….. The Pigeon House Kukupa is Southern Maori for the Wood Pigeon, or Kereru of further north. I do wonder if Whare Kukupa is actually a post European translation, rather than a pre-European name.
Sugarloaf …… From William Stewart’s map of 1809
The Pigeon House …… A descriptive name
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
We are Fully Vaccinated