Tag: Hunting

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Both Barrels July 2021

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The team at Northland Fish & Game which hunters the best and we'll catch up again with Both Barrels prior to the next game bird season in April next year.

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Both Barrels June 2021

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Northland has had some nice rain over the last few weeks. It’s good to see our wetlands replenished after many months of low water levels.

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Both Barrels May 2021

Olivia Braden and Moose Savage out hunting opening morning.

Are you looking for a place to hunt in the second half of the season?

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Both Barrels April 2021


For only $4: 2021 Game bird licence holders can take a mate hunting who has not purchased a game bird licence within the last THREE years.

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Both Barrels March 2021

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Both Barrels July 2020

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The drought is well and truly over! Earlier on the dry conditions made a lot of traditional hunting spots unshootable and the distribution and numbers of ducks varied.

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Both Barrels June 2020

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Are you looking for a place to hunt in the second half of the season?

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Both Barrels May 2020

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There has been some regulation changes this season. Below is a summary of the changes.

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Northland Both Barrels July 2019


Well it’s all over apart from upland game there have been some good reports lately for parrie hunting opportunities.

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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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Northland Both Barrels July 2017

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The mallard season may seem like distant memory now but hopefully you managed to secure a good bag during the season.

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