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

Stewart Island Place Names …… 

Shelter Point

Ruruhau …..   “Shelter from the Wind & Rain” Refers to the entire peninsula.

Raukawa …..   “to give shelter” Shelter Point

 

Shelter Point  …… A descriptive name, taken from the Maori, but equally pertinent now

Shelter Point, 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
NEW ZEALAND

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


 

We are Fully Vaccinated