Kōrero: Rural language

High country musterers

A team of musterers and their dogs set off into the South Island high country to gather in sheep. The men each have their ‘beat’, a specific area they will be working in.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Archives New Zealand - Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga
Reference: The snowline is their boundary. National Film Unit, 1955.

Ngā whakaahua me ngā rauemi katoa o tēnei kōrero

Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Dianne Bardsley, 'Rural language - Sheep and dairy farming', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/video/18608/high-country-musterers (accessed 4 August 2020)

He kōrero nā Dianne Bardsley, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008