This stag was shot in the late seventies when i was camped at winchecombe bivvy in the tararuas. Whether you are seeking some venison for the freezer, a set of antlers to hang on the wall, the opportunity of taking the trophy of a lifetime, or just a good time enjoying the new zealand outdoors with some good friends, gert and christine are able to provide a memorable event for you. Introduced deer had become destructive environmental pests. Deer wars this documentary tells the epic story of helicopter deer culling in the southern alps.
Test your skills hunting red stag and fallow deer, try to bag some awapara rams and wild goats or opt for free range hunting of red stag, chamois. Bag big game animals hunt animals so real they nearly jump off the screen. Hunt around the world pursue trophies in unique and beautiful locations that span the globe from alaska to zimbabwe. Deer hunter 2016 is a firstperson hunting game where players can travel the world hunting loads of different types of prey from deer and goats to bears or even crocodiles and zebras. Just thought id share my pics of my first two sika stags ive ever shot that i took during this seasons rut here in. Harvesting wild pork in new zealand by nzwildthings. New zealands only native mammal is a bat, so european settlers introduced several hunting species specifically for sport. Fallow deer originated from europe and were first introduced into new zealand around 18601864. From the 1930s the government employed professional deer cullers to reduce wild deer populations. Mountain edge video productions hunting video productions. Hunting deer by helicopter deer and deer farming te ara. We offer guided hunting for both red and fallow deer. Helicopter hunting of deer has occurred in the fiordland area of new zealand since the 1960s.
Today, population control is achieved with safe and controlled hunting. A fly camp over nighter, long walk, heavy carry, low battery. Tussock covered summit ridges from the ruahine skyline, fall abruptly in steepsided bush clad ridges into beautiful secluded valleys. The high country supports only low numbers of deer due to the relentless pressure from recreational hunters living nearby in wellington, palmerston north and other urban centres. Pig hunting thai ridgeback x hunting dogs bluestone kennels. These few hundreds of videos are about hunting red deer in new zealand over a decade or so, and you will see a lot red deer roars, fights, and hunts, some a very long range shots, and some as close as you could throw a stone at them, watch. Return to the wild and hunt across the globe in the worlds greatest hunting experience. Our very first fulllength english language film on the safarijensen channel featuring a hunt for freerange sambar and red deer in new zealand. Location would be the tussockharkness area of the kawekas early eighties.
First up, he sidesteps the bush bashing and heads into the skies with precision helicopters. Im now addicted to it and cant wait until we get our first pig. Make what you will of headhunting, this was the motivation for bringing deer to new zealand. Steep, inhospitable bush clad ranges centred on mt anglem metres dominate the northern coastline, and rounded granite domes like gog and magog and the raggedy mountains, stand out on the surreal central skyline. Unlike most other developed countries with a hunting tradition, there are no baglimits or seasons for hunting large game in new zealand. Hunting is a popular recreational pursuit and a tourist activity in new zealand with numerous books and magazines published on the topic. As long ago as the 1920s, introduced european deer plagued the fiordland national park to the detriment of the native new zealand flora and fauna. Deer wars top gun in choppers, over the beech forest revisits the heady. Hunting okau station with professional guiding services. If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the faq by clicking the link above.
Using your mouse, you get all the control and accuracy you need to continue hunting wild beasts around the globe. Hunting deer new zealand, sika deer, red deer, sambar deer. The first arrival was a reddeer stag from the royal park in richmond, which was released in nelson in april 1854. South island nz public land hunting in the weeks leading up to the roar. Hunting deer in new zealand with tia the hunting hound and huck shrub home of the sika xtii deer caller. Follow us on facebook, instagram and youtube and join us on our action packed hunting and outdoors adventures.
Make what you will of head hunting, this was the motivation for bringing deer to new zealand. Hunting wild free range stags on public land in new zealands south island. Whitetail buck survives 7mm mag round to the neck youtube. Follow us for quality footage of sam, noah, harry and their dogs hunting the best of new zealand.
In deer hunter 2016, you play a firstperson shooting game that takes you out in the wild. Plenty of animals seen and a couple of nice stags shot. Helicopter operations deer recovery live capture new zealand duration. The hunting tales of percy lyes is a biography authored by han willems about percys legendary hunting exploits during the 40s and 50s when percy both culled red deer for the internal affairs department and secured some of new zealands most important big game trophies a red deer stag with the longest antlers of 50 inches and the. The fallow deer herd by howard egan the first thing that strikes you is the many colour photos. Youtube josh james, clay tall stories, solo hunter, clarke boys, or do a search for hunting nz and sort by duration or upload date yep gotta love josh james and the clarke boys. Three more red deer from thorndon hall arrived in 1861, and these were supplemented with animals from warnham and windsor parks. New zealands whitetail are relatively small compared to the whitetail found in north america. Their coloring is mainly dark brown, almost chocolate or a light brown, tan. I know a few very successful deer hunters who have used. The first arrival was a red deer stag from the royal park in richmond, which was released in nelson in april 1854. We also have another bitch pup we will start on pigs later in the year, slowly adding our new line of dogs to my pig hunting pack so mika and echo.
Jun 28, 2017 the hunting tales of percy lyes is a biography authored by han willems about percys legendary hunting exploits during the 40s and 50s when percy both culled red deer for the internal affairs department and secured some of new zealands most important big game trophies a red deer stag with the longest antlers of 50 inches and the. These animals in north canterbury around 1968 were killed in a single day. While participation rates are relatively high, a concerning number of shooting fatalities continue to occur. Jul 05, 20 hunting wild free range stags on public land in new zealands south island. Stewart island is blessed with a natural habitat that is still largely intact, even with the introduction of species like red and whitetail deer. Download hunting unlimited 2009 demo free hunting game demo downloads site spiced up with a. You will learn the way, with the ugandan knuckles soundboard. Whether you are seeking some venison for the freezer, a set of antlers to hang on the wall, the opportunity of taking the trophy of a lifetime, or just a good time enjoying the new zealand outdoors with some good friends, gert and christine are. Deer hunter 2016 is part of one of the most popular hunting game franchises in history, with more than a dozen games for a variety of different platforms. It takes a few minutes to thumb through these images and you soon understand that this book has been put together by someone with a true passion for fallow deer. Professional deer cullers hunting te ara encyclopedia of. It takes a few minutes to thumb through these images and you soon understand that this book has been put together by someone with a.
In the absence of natural predators, these animals flourished. The controls are a bit hard to get used to as you have to slide the right way in order to aim and shoot. Mountain edge video productions is based in the south island of new zealand, ready to travel with you to far off hunting grounds, in search of your next trophy. Hunting aotearoa series five, episode 21 in this fifth season episode of maori televisions hunting show, presenter howie morrison jnr slings his rifle over his shoulder and heads to taranaki to accept matt newtons invitation to sample the regions hunting experiences. Hunting aotearoa series five, episode 21 television nz. Sika stag hunting is a hunting experience found only in the central part of the north island of new zealand, sika deer were introduces in the early 1900s a short distance as the crow flies from hunting downunders back door. New zealands finest red stags trophies, sensational hunting territories, spectacular scenic surrounds, accommodation options consist of a modern hunting lodge and hill country cabins, supreme heavy antlerd red stag trophies, excellent trophy species variety red stag, bull tahr, fallow buck, chamois, elk, arapawa ram, accredited guides, professionalism at every level, the foundations are. Deer the hunter new zealands source of hunting book. Clarence valley trophy hunting lodge, tucked away amongst some of the most stunning scenery of new zealands south island, has developed a reputation for spectacular guided deer hunting experiences. Although mika and echo are our deer dogs they have bailed pigs for us in the past, im using them to help get started pig hunting.
Hunting dvds guided sika deer hunting and hunting dvds new. My life has revolved around hunting oneway or the other since starting out at a young age hunting rabbits around our family farm. There is also a bit of comedy that comes with the game as the deer appear to talk to other animals in the woods and even look like they are. Deer hunting is a very popular leisure activity for new zealanders. Hunting in new zealand things to see and do in new zealand. During the heydays of the deer culling in new zealand vast numbers of deer were taken with the. Hunting whitetail deer in nz with new zealand hunting safaris.
Extract from mountain lands in jeopardy, national film unit, 1959, courtesy of archives new zealand. New zealand hunting guide hunting manawatu nz hunting. Upon picking up hunting fallow deer in new zealand. Track down and bag the worlds most exotic and elusive game. The use of helicopters for carcass recovery, from about the mid1960s, enabled commercial hunters to reach remote regions and shoot large numbers of deer. They live in 2 very isolated places on south island. Hunting fallow deer in new zealand by howard egan the hunter. Toguard trail camera 20mp 1080p game cameras with night vision 2. Just thought id share my pics of my first two sika stags ive ever shot that i took during this seasons rut here in ireland. Deer hunting red stag red deer are the most prolific deer species in new zealand, and a red stag trophy is probably the most sought after of all the new zealand trophies. On a touch screen, you are limited as your finger partially obscures part of the screen. This from noel in ireland who bought a sika xt caller sept 2014.
The whitetail deer is one new zealands rarest deer species. Jul 07, 2018 a fly camp over nighter, long walk, heavy carry, low battery. Red deer traditionally inhabited the wide open spaces of the mountain areas throughout new zealand, but due to heavy commercial hunting in the 70s and 80s, quickly adapted to inhabiting the bush and sub alpine ar. There is also a bit of comedy that comes with the game as the deer appear to talk to. When you play deer hunter 2014 on pc or mac using the free bluestacks android emulator, you no longer have to struggle to find the right view. Hunting in new zealand is still available outside of these times, please enquire. These deer are smaller than reds and their heads tend to be palm like, rather like a moose. Brian is a highly skilled professional cameraman filming for hunting tv show relentless pursuits usa since 1997 and filming his own hunts and most of his clients hunts which has led to his hugely successful dvd series. Wildboar hunting in hungary gold medal by skakkebaek. It may be beyond that last blue mountain barred with snow across that angry or that glimmering sea.586 664 1515 891 1639 10 687 270 588 1082 458 872 1574 148 1153 1465 1383 1304 992 1579 22 1483 463 575 1286 1098 359 1439 880 1123 192 1144 717 1269 314 1314 505