Kōrero: Dalmatians

The Dalmacia, berthed outside Waitematā Fisheries, 1930s

The Dalmacia, berthed outside Waitematā Fisheries, 1930s

The fishing boat Dalmacia with owner Nikola Kokich standing on board. This boat is still fishing out of the Mangōnui Harbour. Nikola Kokich was just one of many Dalmatians to enter the industry. In coastal Croatia and the Adriatic islands, being a fisherman had been one of the few career choices.

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Dalmatian Cultural Society

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Carl Walrond, 'Dalmatians - Farming, fishing, winemaking', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/270/the-dalmacia-berthed-outside-waitemata-fisheries-1930s (accessed 27 September 2021)

He kōrero nā Carl Walrond, i tāngia i te 8 Feb 2005, updated 1 Mar 2015