ISSUE 53 - On Sale Monday 6th June
It’s the peak of the tahr rut as I write this, and the boys in the ballot blocks have had it pretty rough over May and there’s only been one fine stretch in June so far.
The weather has been atrocious on the coast, with heavy rain and gale force winds meaning most blocks have been empty more often than not. Hopefully the weather will settle down soon and at least some of the ballot holders will be able to “Get amongst them”. We’re heading in mid-June so hopefully the weather has settled somewhat by then.
This issue we have...
In issue 51 we printed an article from the Kaweka Mountain Beeach Project that provides a concise summary of the past 18 Years for the project. It is interesting reading and can now be downloaded from our Hunting Resources section.
The winners of last issues Spot the Logo were Ian Hunter and Dave Woods. Logos were on the Gunworks advert on page 41 and the Leupold advert on page 68 There’s a new logo competition in ISSUE 53 - To find out how the Logo competition ..
We’ve drawn the latest subscription prize draw and the winners were Andrew Rowland – who won a Helisika flight to the value of $1200 Conor Carlaw – who won Lowa Tibet boots valued at $699 Willen Ikink – who won a Stoney Creek Gl..
Download articles from our How To's Archive
Click here to find more How To's in the 'Hunting Resources' section
NZ Hunter Hunting Calendars now available on the website
You'll be happy to know that we have started uploading the Hunting Calendars that we published in previous editions of the magazine.
Click here to find all 6 calendars in the 'Hunting Resources' section
We’ve decided to put a guide to understanding optics on the website, due to room constraints in the magazine. Optics reviews by nature cover some fairly technical stuff that requires quite a bit of explanation to anyone reading one fo..
GET AMONGST IT - Big Game Hunting
This is a three and a half hour film of big game hunting on public land all over New Zealand.
It follows the NZ Hunter Crew through a whole year of big game hunting, starting in Spring, then Summer, the Wapiti Bugle in Fiordland, the Red and Sika Roar, Bowhunting in the Roar, and finally Tahr hunting.
By using the latest double layer technology, we’ve been able to get the equivalent playing time of 2 DVD’s onto one disc – like getting 2 for the price of one!
Also still available "Rock & Roll", NZ Hunter’s Kiwi Duck and Goose Hunting DVD
Rock & Roll - Kiwi duck and goose hunting at its best!
Hunting – It’s not a hobby for the NZHUNTER team, it’s a way of life!
Join us for 1 ¾ hours of hard out waterfowl hunting in New Zealand’s North and South Islands.Follow us on a variety of duck and goose hunts over both land and water, and have a laugh with us along the way.
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In Issue 53 we continue the popular Spot the logo competition - Simply spot the NEW NZ Hunter logo icon cleverly hidden in two adverts somewhere within the magazine, then email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and tell us exactly which pages and adverts you spotted them in.
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