From as far north as Auckland, 250 participants, at least 100 supporters and 40 marshals took part in the event on the island, which has a population of 402. "The runners were just buzzing. During the one-hour crossing look out for wildlife. Stewart Island Tourism: Tripadvisor has 5,509 reviews of Stewart Island Hotels, Attractions, and Restaurants making it your best Stewart Island resource. During the one-hour crossing look out for wildlife. The population forms three post- breeding flocks, two of them on Stewart Island; band sightings have confirmed an earlier suggestion that the flock at Awarua Bay, Southland, is also composed of birds from the island. A lot of them had never been here.

It was pretty great really.''

Stuart Island is one of the San Juan Islands, north of San Juan Island and west of Waldron Island in the U.S. state of Washington. The 33.7km trail run around the Great Walk on Stewart Island was labelled "a great success''. Stewart Island Ferry services offer scheduled daily departures on board our express catamarans between Bluff and Stewart Island (all year).