is a high tussock-covered point 0.5 miles
) southwest of Cardno Point
, on the southeast side of Bird Island
, South Georgia
. Surveyed by the SGS in the period 1951-57, and named by the United Kingdom Antarctic Place-Names Committee
(UK-APC) in 1963. Gony (also spelled gooney) is an old sailors' name for the wandering albatross (Diomedea exulans
), which breeds on Bird Island.