Story: West Coast region

Westport Deep Sea Fishing School

Westport Deep Sea Fishing School

The Westport Deep Sea Fishing School provides New Zealand Qualifications Authority-registered courses in deep-sea fishing and food processing. The courses have a high practical component. There is strong industry support from local fishing companies, and the school acts as a modern-apprenticeship coordinator for the seafood industry in the South Island.

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Simon Nathan, 'West Coast region - Forestry and fishing', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 6 December 2023)

Story by Simon Nathan, updated 1 Sep 2016