Motueka South School

Our Place


Room 4

Room 4's Inquiry Topic on The Janie Seddon was greatly supported by all our class parents, so thank you very much for your help.

We also need to thank Mr Peter Talley and Mr Doug Loder of Talleys Fisheries, for their information about the history of The Janie Seddon.

We acknowledge reference to the following websites, accessed through and

Our thanks also to the staff at Motueka South School for their ideas on why boats and ships are usually feminine.

Other classes

Carl Neal for his video on the shifting of St Thomas church hall

The Guardian Newspaper

Clock Tower Trust- special thanks to Nigel Duff, Clare Hynd

Mr Peter Fry- owner of T.O.A.D Hall

Eilleen Stewart from the Motueka Historical Society