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Miracles do happen, for the first time in many years the opening weekend was not calm, sunny BBQ weather.
The game bird season is almost here, and Fish and Game monitoring data is indicating we have yet another cracker season ahead.
Both Barrels will start in earnest in April, giving all hunters access to some of the best minds in game bird hunting in New Zealand.
We hope everyone who was able managed to get out at least once more throughout the 2021 season.
Time sure has flown as we already have just less than a month of waterfowl season to go – make sure you get out and make the most of it!
Opening Weekend 2021 was another stunning, beautiful day perfect for barbecuing in the sun but not so much for the duck hunting.
This season is looking like another fantastic one: overall the mallard count is very similar to our last aerial count completed in 2019, which was the highest count we have...
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...
During the day, mallards will often rest up underneath willows located on the margins of our rivers.
Opening weekend was a great success in Southland with plenty of birds about.
From our Spring brood counts and ongoing wet Summer we have seen plenty of mallards, paradise shelduck and black swans getting around this season.
We hope everyone had a great end to their waterfowl season in Southland.
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.
There are only a few days left of the 2017 waterfowl season! Hopefully you've been out and experienced a few good hunts, and have the freezer stocked up with ducks...
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