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Opening Weekend dawned fine and still this year as has been the case for the last few years.
Unfortunately, we have had another long stretch of little to no rain this year which has seen many dams and ponds remain dry or at very low levels.
With less than six weeks to go until the game bird season, we welcome our readers of Both Barrels for 2021, the place where we keep you up to date...
Hopefully you are reading this after a Covid-19 disrupted but successful and productive Waterfowl season.
After a lot of uncertainty about the Game bird season it was great to have it confirmed and lock in the opening weekend.
With the Government confirming that we will move into Level 2 on Thursday 14th May, we can now say with certainty that our Game bird season will start on the...
With the closing of the waterfowl hunting season, it’s a good time to get out on our local riverbeds and look for upland game.
The waterfowl 2017 season has been and gone. We hope you managed to get out on a few hunting adventures this year and filled the freezer with enough duck to...
Heath Worsfold’s truck with a nice pheasant and a happy pup named Sneak.
While some hunters have put their shotguns away, there are still plenty of opportunities to hunt game birds in Hawke’s Bay.