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, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/37645/dunes-at-mason-bay (accessed 18 July 2019)

Story by Carl Walrond, updated 13 May 2015