This forum will be closed for posting on Friday 8th Oct 2021 but can still be read for research and accessed by members to retrieve information. The new forum is at
Fishnhunt New Zealands main hunting and Fishing Forum. millions of posts on fishing and hunting, dogs, 4x4 vehicles, outdoors and much more Welcome, Guest. Please Login
Game Bird Hunting Game Bird Hunting
Tips, discussion and advice on duck shooting / game bird hunting and hunting with a shotgun in general.
Topics: 5646
Posts: 100311
Pages Pages: 1 [2] 3 4 ... 377
Subject / Started By Replies Views Last Post Sort (Z-A)
Normal Topic
Melanistic pheasant tail wanted
Hi there, I apologize if this is in the wrong area in advance I hope its not though.
Im after some melanistic pheasant tail feathers. The farm I worked on had some but I never shot any and no lon...

Started Oct 10th, 2020 at 10:59pm by Travis.Steens
1 2444 Last Post Mar 12th, 2021 at 1:32pm
By: Grandad
Normal Topic
Special Parry Shoot 26th-27th Feb Waikato
organised by F&G.
Sounds awesome, I can't make it but would love to hear some news if anyone heading out!
Are numbers that bad atm?

Started Jan 26th, 2021 at 2:10pm by Nomads
3 3499 Last Post Jan 29th, 2021 at 8:30pm
Normal Topic
Anyone thoughts
Got a work mate that ended up with a sad opening,He had been feeding his pond auto feeders going off in the morning,So come to Friday of opening,He waited to the birds left the pond,that was about 5pm...

Started May 30th, 2020 at 8:27am by mallardbuster
3 2459 Last Post Jan 5th, 2021 at 2:30pm
Normal Topic
Early ducklings
Anyone else seen ducklings this early before?? Normally late September for us, but no, proud mum swimming around with an entourage of 8 this morning. Will have to go and bait up the traps again Wink

Started Aug 25th, 2019 at 11:30am by XRhunter
9 8606 Last Post Dec 24th, 2020 at 6:45pm
By: Micky Duck
Normal Topic
Any ideas?
Any suggestions please members would be much appreciated for my two year old Lab Bitch.
She is as keen mustard, has a great nose and went to and found every shot duck including woundys on land, s...

Started Sep 14th, 2020 at 10:22pm by WINX
13 6902 Last Post Nov 16th, 2020 at 6:15pm
By: thebomb
Normal Topic
Auckland Waikato Season Summary
Hi All,  I hope everyone had an enjoyable season in the Auckland Waikato Region.  I would be interested in hearing others thoughts on the season.
I shoot on a public lake by myself.  Had a great ...

Started Jun 29th, 2020 at 5:45pm by WaikatoHunter
2 1344 Last Post Oct 1st, 2020 at 6:23pm
By: thebomb
Very Hot Topic (More than 100 Replies)
Stoat trapping seminar
Conservation week programme.
Stoat trapping seminars 7.30pm to 8.30pm.
Amberley RSA tues 10th sept.
Oxford Area school wed 11th
Rangiora DoC office thurs 12th.
For more info c...

Started Sep 7th, 2013 at 9:09am by Salmoner
« Pages 1 2 ... 10 11 12 all »
175 84963 Last Post Sep 3rd, 2020 at 6:00pm
By: headcase
Normal Topic
Gamne Bird hunting OK in AKLD/WAIKATO under lvl 3
Got an email today from F&G
As of 11:pm today we can go get a pheasant under level 3!
Classic...  Cheesy

Started Aug 22nd, 2020 at 11:07am by Nomads
2 828 Last Post Aug 22nd, 2020 at 4:14pm
By: Nomads
Normal Topic
Bio wads
Hi guys,been surfing the internet and have come across bio wads been used in steel shot,Just wondering if anyone has used them?Have heard of fibre wads used in upland game shells, Smiley Smiley

Started Jul 9th, 2020 at 8:18am by mallardbuster
14 4707 Last Post Jul 17th, 2020 at 7:31pm
By: SF90 - Ex Member
Normal Topic
Hi guys,just wondering since been late in the season,how many is to many decoys,The reason I ask,scouted a couple of place and were holding about 60 odd birds,they were there in the mornings,So the la...

Started Jun 30th, 2020 at 1:52pm by mallardbuster
9 2543 Last Post Jul 9th, 2020 at 8:15am
By: mallardbuster
Normal Topic
Paddock hunt
.Well got the green light from farmer late last night,So it was all go,Only to find out hunting mates were either away hunting or doing jobs around the house,So it was a solo hunt,Arrived at paddock,o...

Started Jun 7th, 2020 at 8:01pm by mallardbuster
3 2821 Last Post Jun 8th, 2020 at 7:26pm
By: Micky Duck
Normal Topic
mallards eating shit
not duckhunter myself.  Theres an impressive mob of ducks in my neighbors paddocks going hard in the cow shit, i think hes feeding palm kernal by product, people noticed this before?

Started May 30th, 2020 at 9:43am by bufferzone
3 1634 Last Post May 30th, 2020 at 8:42pm
By: Micky Duck
Normal Topic
How did everyone get on?
As above.
My first time shooting big water was an experience, and I came to the conclusion that it's out of my pay grade.  (I got nothing)
So I jumped some ponds on Sat afternoon and got tw...

Started May 26th, 2020 at 4:20pm by Thewoodman
11 2228 Last Post May 30th, 2020 at 4:23pm
By: Pighunter Al
Normal Topic
First opening weekend in 25 years
After a 25 year break I am back duck hunting, shot on. A public lake not far from home, the bird tally wasn’t anything to brag about but I got a few. I was especially pleased my GWP bitch that I got a...

Started May 24th, 2020 at 3:50pm by Pighunter Al
1 935 Last Post May 24th, 2020 at 6:17pm
By: Micky Duck
Normal Topic
still looking for a hunting spot bop / waikato area for opening
   a walk in area  for

me the 19 year old girl,
we will be  just shooting the one gun this year ,  and with a  young first year dog  that needs a bird or 3

Started May 9th, 2020 at 11:35am by willy2
« Pages 1 2 all »
24 4967 Last Post May 22nd, 2020 at 5:47pm
By: willy2
Pages Pages: 1 [2] 3 4 ... 377
Normal Topic Normal Topic
Sticky Topic Sticky Topic
Locked Topic Locked Topic
Locked Topic Sticky Locked Topic
Moved Topic Moved Topic
Global Announcement Global Announcement
Locked Global Announcement Locked Global Announcement
Hot Topic (More than 30 Replies) Hot Topic (More than 30 Replies)
Very Hot Topic (More than 100 Replies) Very Hot Topic (More than 100 Replies)
You can view Topics in this Board.

You cannot post replies to Topics in this Board.
You cannot start new Topics in this Board.
You cannot post Attachments in this Board.
You cannot start Polls in this Board.
  ‹ Board Index   Top  

FishnHunt - New Zealands Famous Hunting and Fishing Forum Since 1995 » Powered by YaBB 2.6.11!
YaBB Forum Software © 2000-2022. All Rights Reserved.
Site Design By Alan Simmons - PRism and all rights are reserved from 1995 and onwards