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Stewart Island Place Names …… 

The Sisters

Pou Taepa ……..   “The Fencepost” the largest of this pair of islands

Papa Koau   ….” The Shag Roost”


The Sisters  …… A descriptive name, but more properly The Brothers … This pair of “Family” names was  swapped in the 1950s by mistake when a new Lands and Survey map was printed

The Sisters, Stewart Island Place Names, Sails Tours

The Sisters nearest camera

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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