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Light is the key to deer photography

By Tony Orman

How many deer do you need a year to keep your freezer topped up?

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Woodhill Fallow Ballot 2020

By Woodhill Fallow Management Committee

The Woodhill Fallow Management Committee (WFMC) met this week...

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Winter Tahr Hunting: A Photographic Essay

By Hayden Sturgeon

Hunting tahr at anytime of the year generally requires additional levels of fortitude, resilience and fitness...

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Sika Hunting Tips & Info: Kaimanawas/Kaweka; Oamaru, Tussock and Boyd Huts, Jul 2015

By Nik Maxwell

I have to admit to being pretty excited when the time came to head away...

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Gainful Unemployment in Chamois Country

By Cam Stokman

Being gainfully unemployed since returning from a guiding season in North America...

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Sika Hunting Tips & Info: Kaimanawa Ranges; Waipakihi River, Jun 2015

By Nik Maxwell

I first hunted the Waipakihi in my late teens with a trip over the Urchin Track...

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Fiordland: A Photographic Essay

By Hayden Sturgeon

Looking for some inspiration for the 2020 wapiti bugle, check out these awesome images by NZGUNS writer, Hayden Sturgeon..

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Fiordland Boys Hunting NZ - Summer Epic

By Adam McGrath

We had five days up our sleeves so we pulled out the maps and agreed on a spot with good deer numbers...

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Sika Hunting Tips & Info: Kaweka Ranges; Middle Hill, Ballard & Makino Huts, Mar 2015

By Nik Maxwell

It had been a few years since I last visited the Kawekas...

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Hunting for the Future

By Brad Marsh

Something I try to encourage as a hunter is to leave young stags that show potential as future trophies...

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Sika Hunting Tips & Info: Northern Kaimanawas, Feb 2015

By Nik Maxwell

An iconic area of the Kaimanawas; Ruatea Stream or as it is more commonly known as, 'Jap Creek'.

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Sika Hunting Tips & Info Intro: Southern Kaimanawas, Nov 2014

By Nik Maxwell

The area provides a combination of both bush and open country hunting...

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Hunt Safely and Responsibly this Summer

By Jess MacKenzie, DOC

Hunters making the most of the holidays by heading into the bush and mountain ranges are being reminded to keep safe...

Bushnell NZ PHOTO COMPETITION

WIN A PAIR OF BUSHNELL PRIME 10X25 BINOS!

 

We have opened up the photo competition to include both hunting and shooting so pics of your rifle, scenic, human interest etc are all welcome!

 

Please note that the photo comp runs continuously, meaning you are always in with a chance to win a prize! There are also chances to win One Year Subscriptions to NZGUNS and NZGUNS T-Shirts!

 

Entry is easy! Just email your photo, including a brief description, to: nik@nzguns.co.nz

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