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

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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