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

Stewart Island Place Names …… 

Prices Inlet

Prices Inlet …..   Jack Price was a whaler and sealer, a wild man, in a time of wild men. At times too much even for his fellow sealers he was once marooned on Solander Island with his Maori wife, They escaped by building a corracle, and paddling the 20 odd miles to the mainland. No mean feat in those turbulent waters. He died in 1819, and is buried at Prices Beach in Preservation Inlet 


Kaipipi, Stewart Island, Sails Tours

Prices Inlet is slightly left of center of this photo.

Prices Inlet, sails tours, stewart island

Prices inlet, Kidneyfern Inlet in the foreground



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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