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Both Barrels July 2020

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Hopefully you are reading this after a Covid-19 disrupted but successful and productive Waterfowl season.

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Both Barrels June 2020

After a lot of uncertainty about the Game bird season it was great to have it confirmed and lock in the opening weekend.

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Both Barrels May 2020

Good habitat greatly improves fledge success

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...

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Hawke's Bay Both Barrels July 2019

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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.

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Both Barrels South Island Roundup

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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...

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Both Barrels North Island Roundup

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Heath Worsfold’s truck with a nice pheasant and a happy pup named Sneak.

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Hawke's Bay Both Barrels July 2017

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While some hunters have put their shotguns away, there are still plenty of opportunities to hunt game birds in Hawke’s Bay.

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