Story: Fishing industry


Watch crayfishing in the late 1960s at the Chatham Islands. It was a boom time for the crayfishing industry, and some fishermen made a lot of money exporting lobster tails by air freight to the United States.

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Carl Walrond, 'Fishing industry - Inshore boom', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 17 May 2022)

Story by Carl Walrond, published 12 Jun 2006