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Stewart Island Place Names …… 

Nicholson Harbour

Merere …..   “Like a Waterfall” perhaps descriptive, as with a good storm the seas must fairly boom into this westerly facing bay


Nicholson Harbour  …… A sealer of this name took his long boat and crew into here for shelter when the weather went sour.

Nicholson Harbour, Stewart Island Place names, sails ashore lodge