NZ’s best hunting magazine, for over 40 years.
Rod&Rifle is dedicated to hunting, fishing and related outdoor sports. We thrive on sharing stories, bringing the unique expertise of our contributors, their points of view, and humour to adventures, all told through the hunters eyes and lens in print and web. From the camaraderie to the solitude, the lows of the near misses to the highs of successes, and everything in between. We hope you find inspiration here, then take your next epic hunting adventure.
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Summer Hunting Trifecta
... my mates and I were all off on our summer jobs. A couple of them were working nearby, so naturally we were always keen to jack up a hunt.
Perfecting the set
On a cold Saturday morning, a couple of well-dressed hunters stroll across a paddock; a large, perfectly conditioned Labrador criss-crosses ahead, tracking the lines hares had run the night before.
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Two New Versions of Beretta’s Silver Pigeon 1 Sporting Shotgun
These latest versions of the Silver Pigeon 1 feature a completely new engraving pattern which extends over the walls and floor of the nickel-finished steel action.
The Life and Times of Jack Luttrell Book Review
Kevin J. Whitelaw
The hunting community will be grateful that John Riley decided to collate the life story of Jack Luttrell, retired hunter, farmer and collector.
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Bushnell Engage X 10×42 Binoculars
With multiple anti-reflective coatings and Bushnell's EXO Barrier (anti-water, fog, smudge & debris coating) for a clear view.