Tāruke

Crayfish pot, Lobster pot

A weighted and baited basket for trapping crayfish or lobsters made from supplejack stems.

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Waka on the banks of the Whanganui River
Date: [ca 1930s] From: Making New Zealand :Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection By: Dominion Museum (N.Z.) Ref: MNZ-2639-1/2-F Description: Waka on the banks of the Whanganui River. Two lobster, or crayfish, pots are in the background. Taken by an unidentified photographer, possibly in the 1930s....
Date: 1958 - 1959 By: Post Office Savings Bank (N.Z.); C M Banks Ltd; Taylor, Ernest Mervyn, 1906-1964 Ref: Eph-D-MAORI-1959-01 Description: A single sheet calendar (with the calendar part removed) shows a montage of pictures by E Mervyn Taylor, of various scenes of Maori involved in fishing, and ...
Date: 1967 From: Eiby, George Allison, 1918-1992 :[Wellington sketchbook]. May-November 1967. Ref: E-471-f-023 Description: In the foreground are two rowboats and several crayfish pots close to a building on the foreshore at Island Bay. A fishing boat lies at anchor in the distanc...
Date: 1979 From: Wellington Regional Council : Marie Sang map collection By: New Zealand. Department of Lands and Survey Ref: MapColl-WRC-R22/6-Acc. Description: Identifies shellfish location - Paua, mussels, cockles, pipi, tutatua and rock lobster Base map: NZMS 26 (Wellington Department of Lands and Survey) Quant...
Men setting a crayfish pot
Date: [ca 1905] From: Hargreaves, Frederick Ashby, 1854-1946 :Collection of photographic prints and negatives Ref: 1/1-002601-G Description: Group of Maori men fishing for crayfish, taken possibly on the East Coast of the North Island ca 1905 by Frederick Ashby Hargreaves. Three men are standing o...
Date: 1980 - 1985 From: New Zealand. Post Office Savings Bank: [Series of posters on Maori art and life. 1975-1985?]. By: Post Office Savings Bank (N.Z.) Ref: Eph-D-MAORI-POSB-1979-02 Description: Poster shows panels of illustrations: fish hooks (Matau), line fishing (Hi ika), sinkers (Karihi), fish spear (Taotahi), eel spear (Matarau), nets (Kupenga),...
Craypots, Island Bay, Wellington
Date: Date unknown From: Original photographic prints and postcards from file print collection, Box 11 Ref: PAColl-6304-57 Description: Craypots, Island Bay, Wellington. The boat named `Nannina' (owned by Guiseppe Greco) is visible. Date and photographer unidentified. Quantity: 1 b&w origina...
Taruke or crayfish trap, Waiapu
Date: [192-?] From: Ramsden, George Eric Oakes, 1898-1962 :Photographs of Sir Peter Buck Ref: PAColl-7488-10 Description: Group at Waiapu, Gisborne, grouped around a taruke (traditional Maori crayfish pot). Shows Peter Buck in the centre, measuring the basket. Other men, and pho...
Smith, Ashley W., 1948- :News. It appeared all contacted cray pot owners had removed them within a day to help the Westgate dredge. New Zealand Shipping Gazette, 7 February 2004.
Date: 2004 From: Smith, Ashley W, 1948- :[Digital cartoons published in the Shipping Gazette, MG Business, or Presto] By: Smith, Ashley W, 1948-; New Zealand shipping gazette (Periodical) Ref: DX-023-296 Description: Shows the dredge offshore with its driver expounding on his faith in humanity. Onshore a bulldozer 'Taranaki takeaways' is carrying away a load of crayfish p...
Taruke Koura (crayfish pot)
Date: 1923 From: McDonald, James Ingram, 1865-1935 :Photographs Ref: PAColl-0477-07 Description: Taruke Koura (crayfish pot), stages in making, Waiapu, 1923, Photograph by James McDonald Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s). Physical Descript...