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Southern Hunting Adventures offers both Luxury and Budget priced packages to hunters and adventurers from all parts of the world in the back country of New Zealand's wilderness. We hunt 23 species in over 50 locations offering some of New Zealand's...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
6A Pitt Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 21 441 235
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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Fantastic trip. Jed picked us up at Dunedin airport in the early afternoon and by 6.40pm the 14yo was lining up (successfully) Jed’s 300 win magnum on a deer at 370 yards. The next day we spent many hours hunting pigs until in the late...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Iwoalta
SouthernHunting, Owner at Southern Hunting Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

We are so happy that you enjoyed your visit!! You are a great couple of blokes to host and we look forward to seeing you where the wild things are again sometime soon!! Enjoy your wild meat!!

Reviewed 8 October 2018

Last August me and my girlfriend (both from Italy) have had booked and made two hunting expeditions in the new Zealand west coast hunting chamois and Himalayan Thars with Angus McDowell as guide. In the first expedition i took a huge bull tahr (13 inches)...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lucasW2116UG
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Sheldon was fantastic to deal with. Very easy. I organised the hunt as a surprise gift. Sheldon communicated well in the lead-up and worked in with our dates. I was confident my husband was in for a great day and a nice challenge. I had...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Julia A
SouthernHunting, Owner at Southern Hunting Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Thanks for lending us your husband Julia!! We had a great time and would welcome the opportunity to see you both again!! If you are ever coming back, come say hi for an adventure!!

Reviewed 3 October 2017

At very short notice Sheldon was able to organise a Fallow Deer hunt for me over two days. Great hunting and NZ experience, my guide Jed is a good guy who ensured a fun and rewarding experience. Paul from Brisbane

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

Sheldon and Angus, plus some incredible dogs, took my stepdad and I hunting on Beaumont Station in Central Otago. We spent three days learning about deer and pigs in some of the best environment NZ has to offer. The guides really made the experience for...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank HectorLaw
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

If looking for a well organised hunting experience I would highly recommend Sheldon and Mitch from Southern hunting adventures. They are well equipped and knowledgeable hunters that will ensure a successful hunting experience.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Adam B
Reviewed 3 January 2017

My friend and I did a pig hunt with Sheldon and Jed. A nice day were we both took some animals. Sheldon is a great guide and very helpful, we highly recommend using Southern Hunting Adventures for your NZ hunting experience :)

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Morten B
Reviewed 1 December 2016

I just finished a semester studying abroad in NZ. Constricted to the tight budget of a college student, I figured my desired to hunt tahr and chamois in NZ's Southern Alps was financially impossible, but I contacted Sheldon anyway. Sheldon was understanding of my situation,...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank jayjjawalsh1995
Reviewed 1 June 2016

We spent a week hunting and touring the South Island with Sheldon, and it was awesome start to finish. My wife, 12 year old son and I , from Canada all had an excellent time. The trophies were everything we expected and more! We couldn't...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank glennthiessen
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Being relatively new to hunting these guys have taught me heaps and provided a careful balance of support whilst making each hunt a genuine challenge. The service is top class but in keeping with down to earth Kiwi values. Highly ethical and carefully planned.

Date of experience: October 2015
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