Introduction

Students can learn about Meretoto/Ship Cove, James Cook's favourite place in the Marlborough Sounds, and how New Zealand's plants and wildlife live on pest free Motuara Island.

Meretoto/Ship Cove and Motuara Island are located in outer Queen Charlotte Sound and can be accessed by charter boat.

In a field trip to Meretoto/Ship Cove and Motuara Island students can learn about Captain Cook’s favourite landing place and how New Zealand's plants and wildlife live on a pest free island in the Marlborough Sounds.

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