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Special Lockdown Edition Both Barrels April 2020

What F&G has been working on during the lockdownOver the first two weeks of the lockdown, Fish & Game have been scenario planning around what form the game bird season…

  • Central South Island
  • 7/04/2020
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Central South Island Both Barrels July 2019

The traditional game bird hunting season is drawing to a close in the Central South Island Region.

  • Central South Island
  • 23/07/2019
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Central South Island Both Barrels June 2019

Many of us put the gun away after opening but there is no reason to; bird numbers are great this season and there is plenty of space to find a…

  • Central South Island
  • 18/06/2019
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Central South Island Both Barrels May 2019

How did opening weekend go?It was another opening weekend of beautiful weather and pleasant conditions. We had teams of Rangers visit the Rangitata and Wainono areas.

  • Central South Island
  • 15/05/2019
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CSI APRIL BB 3 Fish Game Rangers at work on Opening Weekend 2018 credit R Adams
Central South Island Both Barrels April 2019

Big numbers promise great seasonWe are predicting that the 2019 game bird hunting season will provide excellent hunting.

  • Central South Island
  • 24/04/2019
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South Island Roundup - Both Barrels 2018

Nelson/MarlboroughAce game bird chef Phil Hazeldine presiding over a wild game feast.

  • Central South Island
  • 23/08/2018
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Both Barrels August 2018

Both Barrels August 2018 – Special EditionAs the 2018 game bird season draws to a close, many hunters are reflecting on their success, saying it has been the best season…

  • Central South Island
  • 23/08/2018
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Central South Island Both Barrels July 2018

The traditional game bird hunting season is drawing to a close in the Central South Island Region (CSI).

  • Central South Island
  • 27/07/2018
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BBjune18CSI1Conor and Sam Carlaw hunting Wainono Lagoon on Opening Weekend
Central South Island Both Barrels June 2018

How’s your season going?Many of us put the gun away after opening but there have been plenty of active hunters out and about, enjoying the mid part of the season.

  • Central South Island
  • 28/06/2018
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Central South Island Both Barrels May 2018

How did opening weekend go? Unlike 2016 and 2017, Opening Weekend for 2018 wasn’t summer like.

  • Central South Island
  • 29/05/2018
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