29 Jul 2020

Ngā Taonga Sound Archives: Bluff oysters

From Afternoons, 1:45 pm on 29 July 2020

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The Bluff oyster season is heading into its final month, after getting off to a rocky start in March when the season opening coincided with the arrival of Covid-19. 

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Lockdown meant the famous oyster festival had to be cancelled, but oysters were still able to be harvested as an ‘essential service.’ 

In today’s visit to the Sound Archives of Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision, Sarah Johnston plays us some recordings about the famous 'taste of the South'.