Makarora 1080 Operation 17 September 2019

GAC has been informed that DoC is planning a prefeed of non-toxic cereal baits as part of a 1080 predator control operation in the Makarora, Wilkin, Young, Blue, Cameron and Fish Valleys…READ MORE

Next Game Animal Council Meeting – 15 August

The next Game Animal Council meeting is taking place on Wednesday 28 August 2019 at 161 Cashel Street, Christchurch…READ MORE

GAC General Manager position advertised – 8 August 2019

The GAC is currently advertising for a new GM (independent contractor) to lead the organisation’s operations. This is a great opportunity to work for the preservation and enhancement of hunting in NZ…READ MORE

Aerial possum control – Clarence Valley – 23 July 2019

Vector Free Marlborough Limited will be commencing the aerial application of 1080 bait to the Clarence Valley control area in Marlborough, from daylight on Wednesday 24th July 2019…READ MORE

ZIP Aerial Possum Control – Perth Valley non-toxic prefeed bait application – 24 June 2019

Zero Invasive Predators (ZIP) intend to begin non-toxic prefeed baiting, via aerial application, at the Perth River valley in South Westland as part of Phase Two of their predator removal operation…READ MORE

South Westland pest control operations – 21 June 2019

DoC has informed us that they intend to conduct aerial pest control operations in the areas known as Abbey Rocks and the Mataketake, Whakapohai, Moeraki (MWM) from 1 July…READ MORE

Details of Firearms Buy-Back Scheme announced – 20 June 2019

The Government has announced details of the six-month buy-back and amnesty scheme…READ MORE

Applying for an endorsement and permit to possess prohibited items – 19 June 2019

Information from NZ Police regarding the application process for an endorsement and permit to possess prohibited items following the changes in firearms legislation since 12 April 2019…READ MORE

African Swine Fever – Biosecurity Information for Hunters – 19 June 2019

Important biosecurity information regarding African Swine Fever for hunters of wild pigs…READ MORE