Story: Stewart Island/Rakiura

Dunes at Mason Bay

Dunes at Mason Bay

The prevailing westerly winds at Mason Bay have driven sand dunes well inland, most notably in the vicinity of Duck Creek, the area pictured here.

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Carl Walrond, 'Stewart Island/Rakiura - Stewart Island places: north and west', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 28 November 2021)

Story by Carl Walrond, updated 1 May 2015