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

Stewart Island Place Names …… 


Pohowaitai …..   “The Breast of Waitai” Waitai is a males name, and means seawater


Wedge Island …..   Descriptive, but appears only on Deverells map of 1888


Temaitemoika & Pohowaitai Island, Sails Ashore, Stewart Island

Temaitemioka & Pohowaitai islands. These two separated by a very narrow chasm


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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