+64 3 219 1151 tait@sailsashore.co.nz

Stewart Island Place Names …… 

Sealers Bay

Koropupu …..   “To Boil or Bubble up” 


 

Sealers Bay  …… This beautiful bay became the home for up to 50 “gone ashore” sealers and their Maori wives around 1825, with 33 people recorded by Bishop Selwyn living there in 1845, but deserted by 1850

Koropupu, Sealers Bay, Sails Stewart Island Tours

 


Sails Ashore, Kowhai Lane & Sails Tours

11 View Street, Stewart Island, 9846 NEW ZEALAND

+64 3 219 1151

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