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Stewart Island Sizzles

Stewart Island Sizzles

Stewart Island Sizzles This has been the driest summer I have seen in 49 years of living on Stewart Island. We really started to notice our reduced rainfall and high temperatures in early December, and by mid December realised that if we wanted to save our Vegie...
Durned Kaka

Durned Kaka

Sails Ashore has a bird table and small bird house just in front of our guests lounge, which can easily seen in our web cam

Garden Preparation

Garden Preparation

July Chores at Sails Ashore A few days ago the weather forecast looked pretty good for several days, so we decided to start the vegetable garden preparation for spring planting. Current soil temperature is 6.4 deg C. Generally we’ll plant at 10 to 11 deg C Iris...