Eel fishing at Lake Ellesmere/Te Waihora: Picturing Canterbury

Eel fishing at Lake Ellesmere/Te Waihora. Entry by Louise Lockie in the 2017 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt. (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 NZ) CCL-PH17-LoLo-01.

Eel fishing Lake Ellesmere/Te Waihora. Selwyn (Sel) Lockie on left. 1968.

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