"There lies the port; the vessel puffs her sail; There gloom the dark broad seas"

-Alfred Lord Tennyson (Ulysses)


Remarkable tales of danger, courage and calamity on New Zealand shores. These are compelling sagas from our past - personal stories of settlers, travellers, sailors and traders - people whose lives were changed forever in one moment of peril at sea.

Stories from the television series included in this video:

  • Adrift - The Lost Survivors of the Elingamite.
  • The Mystery of the Holmglen.
  • The Search for Niagara's Gold.
  • The Tragedy of the Boyd.
  • The Ariadne Agreement.
  • Dead Reckoning - The Wreck of the Wiltshire 

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