Formed in 1937, the New Zealand Deerstalkers' Association is New Zealand's recognised National body representing and speaking for hunters generally. The fundamental aim of the association is to ensure that the organisation and management of recreational hunting in New Zealand is carried out by hunters.Read More
The Nelson branch was formed in post war New Zealand, with meetings on a bi-monthly basis and a member base now in the hundreds.
The New Zealand Deerstalkers' Association Inc, promotes hunting as a lifetime outdoor sport through the Hunter National Training Scheme (HUNTS). This training programme is conducted at branch level under the guidance of a national coordinator.Read More
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- National Competitions for; Antler, Horn & Tusk + Photographic and Video + Target shooting
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