Posts by Default Admin for 'Both Barrels' Newsletter:
For this season your elected Fish & Game Councillors approved an extended swan season.
Our compliance efforts on Opening Day this year concentrated on public land hunting around the Waimea/Motueka area.
We only have a few days till the start of the unique 2020 game bird season.
Over the first two weeks of the lockdown, Fish & Game have been scenario planning around what form the game bird season might take.
With the regular season all but done and dusted for 2019, quail and pukeko are still on the menu for a while yet.
Jet setting mallard ducks have featured in the bags of two Nelson based hunters recently.
Opening Day of the game bird season has been and gone, and, true to form, the day was calm and clear, meaning modest bags were the norm rather than the exception.
Crispy May mornings are a signature of early winter in the top of the south.
Ace game bird chef Phil Hazeldine presiding over a wild game feast.