Classic Video: Fishing Boats Battle Grey River Bar During Flood

Mike Schuler
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November 19, 2013

Here’s a classic video showing fishing boats attempting to cross the Grey River bar during an epic flood. The bar, which located near the city of Greymouth on the northwest coast of New Zealand’s South Island, is notoriously dangerous during flood stages such as this, particularly for those fishing vessels forced to battle the white water in order to reach Greymouth’s port.

No word on if these guys eventually made it across.

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