Hunting in the Timaru District

We have a wide range of deer species, including red deer, wapiti (or elk), fallow, whitetail and chamois (or tahr).

There’s duck, feral sheep, wallabies, pigs, goats, possums, rabbits, hare and pheasants roaming the hill country and sub alpine wilderness.

Stravon Safaris

Based at Hunters Hills, Stravon Safaris run year-round, guided hunting packages of between three and eight days throughout the South Island. They provide all accommodation and access to some of the country's most remote hunting spots.

Game animals and wildlife you can hunt with Stravon:

  • red stag
  • Arapawa ram
  • alpine goat
  • tahr
  • chamois
  • wapiti
  • fallow
  • brown trout

Contact Stravon

+64 3 683 1007

www.stravon.com

Glendeer Trophy Hunting

Glendeer specialise in back country, guided hunting throughout the South Island. They will organise accommodation (and have their own lodge), as well as access to some of the region's best backcountry hunting areas.

With them, you'll fish for:

  • red stag
  • Himalayan tahr

Contact Glendeer

+64 3 686 9274

http://www.glendeerhunting.co.nz/

Peel Forest Safaris

Just up the road in Geraldine, Peel Forest Safaris offer customised mostly five-day safaris tours. They have their own lodge accommodation and provide access to some of the country's most remote hunting spots.

Game animals and wildlife you can hunt with Peel Forest Safaris:

  • red stag
  • Himalayan tahr
  • chamois
  • wapiti
  • sika
  • rusa
  • samba
  • fallow buck
  • wild boar, sheep and goats
  • small game
  • water fowl

Contact Peel Forest

+64 3 696 3703

https://www.peelforestsafaris.com/