We create custom packages for any budget or timeframe to hunt all of New Zealand’s game species.

Our species list incorporates all of the South Pacific BIG FIVE – Bull Tahr, Red Stag, Fallow Buck, Chamois and Wild Boar.  Many other species can be added to this list with 28 animals available including gamebirds.

Some examples of our available packages are as follows however custom itineraries are usually created for every hunt.

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Package 1:
16-28 point Gold Medal Red Stag, 3 days of guided stalking, accommodation, airport transfers, trophy preparation and transfer for expediting, meals and firearms provided.
$6500  add Fallow buck for $2000.

Package 2: 4 Days
16-22 point Red Stag, Trophy Fallow Buck, 1 day guided wild boar hunt with dogs.
Includes 2 days of guided deer stalking, airport transfers, lodge accomodation, trophy preparation for expediting, meals and use of firearms.

Package 3:  3 days
10-16 point Red Stag, Trophy Feral Goat (30 inch plus), 1 day wild boar hunting with dogs.
Package includes 2 days of guided deer stalking, airport transfers, lodge accommodation, trophy preparation for expediting, meals and use of firearms.

Package 4:  3 days
Low budget free range 3 day roar hunting package.
10-16 point Red Stag during the roar period
Accomodation and airport transfers provided, meals provided and use of firearms.

Package 5:  2 days
Trophy Fallow Buck.
All inclusive 2 day stalking package on trophy Fallow Buck:
$3000 on managed land  $3500 Free range

Package 6:
Alpine Tahr and Chamois.
Comprehensive 4 day stalking package on free range Himalayan Thar and Chamois.
Can include a helicopter insertion and retrieve for $1875 per hour of helicopter time
$550nzd per day for 1 person, Minimum 2 day hunt.
$750nzd per day for 2 persons, Minimum 2 day hunt.
$950nzd per day for 3 persons, Minimum 3 day hunt (required to be with 2 guides) (maximum 4 persons on alpine hunts).
Includes transport, basic trophy preparation, accommodation, food.
A reasonable level of fitness is required for this hunt although a helicopter insertion and retrieval will allow for a less demanding hunt.

Package 7:

3 day beginner and small game package – Wallaby, Goat, Rabbit, Possum, Hare. This package teaches the basics of firearm handling and is perfect to keep the kids occupied over the school holidays.  $750 per person, minimum 2 persons.  Includes accommodation, meals, ammunition and all tuition.

Low Budget small game packages available for Turkey, Wallaby, Feral Goat, Arapawa Ram, Quail, Pheasant, Duck and Geese from $550 per day.   2 persons from $800 per day.


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We cater for:

The following Big Game species are available with Southern Hunting Adventures:

New Zealand ‘Big Game’ Species
Red Deer (Cervus elaphus)
Wapiti / Elk (Cervus elaphus nelsonii)
Fallow Deer (Dama dama)
Sika Deer (Cervus Nippon)
Whitetail Deer (Odocoileous virginianus)
Rusa Deer (Cervus timorensis)
Sambar Deer (Cervus unicolour)
Himalayan Tahr (Hemitragus jemlahicus)
Chamois (Rupicapra rupicapra)
Pacific Goat (Capra hircus)
Captain Cook Boar (Sus scrofa)
Arapawa Ram (Ovis Arapawa)
Central North Island
Lower South Island
Eastern North Island
Southern North Island
Central South Island
South Island

In addition to this we have numerous small game species and many bird species for hunters to target.