New Zealand’s best hunting magazine, for over 40 years.
Rod&Rifle is dedicated to hunting and fishing. From the camaraderie to the solitude, the lows of the near misses to the highs of successes, and everything in between ... we thrive on sharing stories, experiences, adventures and how-to's – all recounted through the hunters' eyes and lenses – for your enjoyment.
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The Most Memorable Hunt
What truly defines a memorable hunting trip? This is a question that elicits a multitude of responses, as every hunter carries within them a unique tapestry of experiences and emotions.
Tough as a Goat’s Knee
‘Goat’s knee’. I’d never really heard the term before … never considered it … never thought it could be useful.
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SAKO 90 QUEST in .308
The Sako 90 Quest in .308 comes in a 20-inch factory-fluted barrel that all the short-action calibres on offer come in, and has a twist rate of 1:11, which is interesting for several reasons.
Hunters Element Arete Pack System
The Arete Pack System revolves around the Arete frame, which is the base for swapping in and out the 25L, 45L and 75L packs.
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Pard TD32 – Night Vision & Thermal Riflescope
The TD32 is a thermal and night vision all-in-one riflescope, so you have all the advantages of detection with full identification as well.