New Zealand’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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Clements Mill Road 9-Point Sika
Easter weekend was fast approaching, and I was yet to make a decision whether to go fishing for the long weekend or go spend a few days in the scrub chasing sika stags.
Savouring the Moments …
March 2019 rolled around without too much of a plan. Russ and I had both had a year of change and responsibility.
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OZPig Wood-Fired Cooker/Heater and Oven Smoker
Like a lot of blokes, I tent to rate myself when it comes to outdoor cooking, whether that’s barbequing at home or cooking while camping with family.
Your One-Stop Shop – Tikka T3x Superlight Strata, Steiner GS3 Scope and Sako Ammunition
The Tikka T3 and T3x rifles have proven to be very popular in NZ since their arrival in 2003. The engineers at Tikka worked out what was important to buyers.
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New freeze-dried meals from Back Country Cuisine
Our fast, tasty, lightweight freeze-dried meals are great for all hunting and fishing adventures.