Story: Crabs, crayfish and other crustaceans

Crayfish caravan, Kaikōura

Crayfish caravan, Kaikōura

Kaikōura translates as ‘crayfish meal’ and anyone driving along the highway just south of Kaikōura township, on the east coast of the South Island, can stop at this caravan and purchase their own meal of freshly cooked crayfish.

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Niel Bruce and Alison MacDiarmid, 'Crabs, crayfish and other crustaceans - Crayfishing', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 22 June 2024)

Story by Niel Bruce and Alison MacDiarmid, published 12 Jun 2006