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Wellington Game Bird Hunting Bulletin - 3rd June 2021

'Second Opening' This Long Weekend     June 3, 2021 The long weekend ahead should see a good turnout of hunters (Photo: Hamish Carnachan) Queen's Birthday this weekend is being heralded by many…

  • Wellington
  • 2/06/2021
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Wellington Game Bird Hunting Bulletin - 27th May 2021

Good Hunting Ahead This Weekend    May 27, 2021 Calm conditions last week made for slow hunting but some good waterfowling weather is due to arrive tomorrow (Photo: Hamish Carnachan) The last week…

  • Wellington
  • 25/05/2021
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Wellington Game Bird Hunting Bulletin - 20th May 2021

Plenty of Action Amid Wild Weather  May 20, 2021 Eyes to the sky - Nathan Field and Ash hunting high water on Lake Wairarapa last week (Credit: Hamish Carnachan) The past week has…

  • Wellington
  • 19/05/2021
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Wellington Game Bird Hunting Bulletin - 13th May 2021

Waterfowling Weather Finally Arrives May 13, 2021 Ash retrieving a fat Lake Wairarapa mallard drake last weekend, one of many harvested on a blustery Sunday evening (Credit: Hamish Carnachan) Typically, now that Opening…

  • Wellington
  • 12/05/2021
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Wellington Game Bird Hunting Bulletin - 6th May 2021

Great Start to The Season! May 6, 2021 Despite clear skies and calm conditions in Manawatu there were plenty of ducks around to keep hunters alert over Opening Weekend (Credit: Nathan Field) Opening…

  • Wellington
  • 5/05/2021
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Wellington Game Bird Hunting Bulletin - 29th April 2021

Just Two More Sleep To Go! April 29, 2021 A Manawatu River maimai loaded with mallards out front (Credit: Nathan Field) After years of benign Opening Weekend weather, we might finally have conditions…

  • Wellington
  • 28/04/2021
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Wellington Game Bird Hunting Bulletin - 22 April 2021

Last Chance To Get Set For Opening! April 23, 2021 Getting your prep done early makes for a more enjoyable and successful Opening (Copyright Hamish Carnachan) ANZAC weekend is about remembering and honouring…

  • Wellington
  • 21/04/2021
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Wellington Game Bird Hunting Bulletin - 19th April 2021

New Season Nearly Upon Us! April 19, 2021 Last season was awesome - this one could be even better (Copyright Hamish Carnachan) What an exciting time! The countdown is on and there are…

  • Wellington
  • 16/04/2021
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Wellington Game Bird Hunting Bulletin - 9 July 2020

Last Chance To Bag Some Ducks July 9, 2020 Taking a break to fry up lunch. . .

  • Wellington
  • 2/07/2020
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Wellington Game Bird Hunting Bulletin - 2 July 2020

Only Two Weekends Left To Chase DucksJuly 2, 2020 Nathan Field having a ball shooting some flooded woodland from a makeshift hide (Copyright Hamish Carnachan) The strong southerlies have produced some exceptional…

  • Wellington
  • 2/07/2020
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