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

Stewart Island Place Names …… 

Stewart Island / Rakiura

Wainaua (Wainawa) …..   Scarred by Water

Doughboy Bay  …… A descriptive name, probably named by Eber Bunker master of the Sealer Pegasus, 1808 after the large Dumpling  (Doughboys) like rocks at the north entrance of the bay. Bunker was an American, and Doughboys is an American term

Doughboy Bay, Sails Tours Stewart Island

Doughboy Bay, Sails Tours Stewart Island


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