Story: Mātaitai – shellfish gathering



Cockles, or tuangi, can be found near pipi beds, or in the mudflats of estuaries.

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Mere Whaanga, 'Mātaitai – shellfish gathering - Pāua, kina, pipi, cockles and tuatua', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 14 July 2024)

Story by Mere Whaanga, published 12 Jun 2006