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A morning hunt on Lake Wairarapa mid June
Both Barrels June 2024 - Wellington

Season Coming to A Close Image caption - A morning hunt on Lake Wairarapa mid-June (Credit: Hamish Carnachan) What’s been an interesting and at times challenging waterfowl season is drawing to…

  • Wellington
  • 20/06/2024
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Ash early morning on Opening Weekend with a few fat mallards and a parrie
Both Barrels May 2024 - Wellington

Mixed Start to the Season – Hunters Waiting on Weather The season has got off to a mixed start with some hunters doing very well and others still having to work…

  • Wellington
  • 23/05/2024
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Both Barrels April 2024 - Wellington

Duck Counts Just Getting Underway Good numbers of ducks in the lower North Island should mean plenty of opportunities to harvest a few At time of writing we’re waiting on a weather…

  • Wellington
  • 22/04/2024
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Both Barrels July 2023 - Wellington

Above: Tussock is happy with his riverbed outing in the Manwatu-Photo Dave Little.

  • Wellington
  • 17/07/2023
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Tussock happy with his riverbed outing in the Manwatu Credit Dave Little2
Both Barrels June 2023 - Wellington

Above Right: Tussock is happy with his riverbed outing in the Manwatu-Photo Dave Little.

  • Wellington
  • 20/06/2023
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Both Barrels May 2023 - Wellington

Above:  A fine start to the season for Wairarapa’s Mitchell family, who hunted public land over Opening Weekend.

  • Wellington
  • 15/05/2023
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Both Barrels April 2023

DUCK NUMBERS ON THE UP! Hot off the press!!! Wellington Fish & Game staff have just completed their transect flights to assess the mallard population in the lower North Island.

  • Wellington
  • 19/04/2023
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Both Barrels March 2023

Welcome to our first Both Barrels of the 2023 hunting season.

  • Wellington
  • 22/03/2023
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Both Barrels July 2022

For the latest and most up-to-date hunting info from the Wellington Fish & Game team, check out ourweekly Game Bird Hunting Bulletin

  • Wellington
  • 19/07/2022
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Both Barrels June 2022

There are now only two weekends of the waterfowl season left.

  • Wellington
  • 19/06/2022
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