Story: Seafood

Young toheroa diggers (3rd of 3)

Young toheroa diggers

With catch in hand, these young boys have had a successful day digging for toheroa. Their shellfish were collected from Hōkio Beach during the September open day in 1977.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1077/3679/36-F

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How to cite this page:

Maggy Wassilieff, 'Seafood - Favourite Kiwi fare', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 21 February 2024)

Story by Maggy Wassilieff, published 12 Jun 2006