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West Coast Both Barrels July 2020

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The weather over the gamebird season has been very settled with long fine periods interspersed with shorter periods of rain and strong easterly winds.

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Both Barrels June 2020

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The long-awaited start to opening weekend on the West Coast seems to have come with a silver lining.

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Both Barrels May 2020

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While the delayed game bird season has taken some getting used to the good news is that under Alert level 2 hunters will be able to enjoy an almost normal...

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Special Lockdown Edition Both Barrels April 2020

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Over the first two weeks of the lockdown, Fish & Game have been scenario planning around what form the game bird season might take.

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West Coast Both Barrels July 2019

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Following a very settled start the season, with blue skies, frosty mornings and mirror lakes, the weather has really taken a turn for the worst, the birds have become very...

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West Coast Both Barrels June 2019

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The first of three organised hunts for the 2019 Game bird season was held on the West Coast this month and I was lucky enough to be part of the action.

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West Coast Both Barrels May 2019

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Weather conditions on the West Coast for opening weekend were pretty good with most hunters experiencing low cloud and moderate winds over much of the weekend.

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West Coast Both Barrels April 2019

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Believe it or not, it's been a relatively stable spring and summer on the West Coast - excluding one or two significant rainfall events - great to see the Waiho...

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South Island Roundup - Both Barrels 2018

Ace game bird chef Phil Hazeldine presiding over a wild game feast.

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