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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…

  • Nelson/Marlborough
  • 7/04/2020
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Nelson/Marlborough Both Barrels July 2019

Late season huntingWith the regular season all but done and dusted for 2019, quail and pukeko are still on the menu for a while yet.

  • Nelson/Marlborough
  • 23/07/2019
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Phil Bradfield
Nelson/Marlborough Both Barrels June 2019

Island hoping mallardsJet setting mallard ducks have featured in the bags of two Nelson based hunters recently.

  • Nelson/Marlborough
  • 18/06/2019
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Brian Cooper
Nelson/Marlborough Both Barrels May 2019

Opening day wrap upOpening 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…

  • Nelson/Marlborough
  • 15/05/2019
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Nelson/Marlborough Both Barrels April 2019

The‘magic’ of game season opening daysCrispy May mornings are a signature of early winter in the top of the south.

  • Nelson/Marlborough
  • 24/04/2019
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Both Barrels Special Edition March 2019

Welcome to the first edition of Both Barrels for the 2019 game bird hunting season.

  • Nelson/Marlborough
  • 14/03/2019
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South Island Roundup - Both Barrels 2018

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

  • Nelson/Marlborough
  • 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…

  • Nelson/Marlborough
  • 23/08/2018
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Ken Wright Moturoa Volunteer
Nelson/Marlborough Both Barrels July 2018

Get more birds on your pond for next seasonWith the close of the season looming, many hunters will be reflecting on this year’s - and some wonder how to improve…

  • Nelson/Marlborough
  • 27/07/2018
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Phil Hazeldine
Nelson/Marlborough Both Barrels June 2018

Book in for a‘game bird dining sensation'Chef extraordinaire and keen local hunter Phil Hazeldine will showcase his culinary skills at an upcoming game bird food extravaganza.

  • Nelson/Marlborough
  • 28/06/2018
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