Well on Sunday I leave for my first deer hunt. Of course I have chosen the hardest of all species to start with; Sambar. I will be going with Gary Maggs of Mountain Men Outfitters for a 3 day hunt in the highlands of Victoria. I have been looking forward to this since I booked [...]
On Sunday night ABC aired a 4 Corners episode about hunting, specifically hunting in National Parks in NSW. If you missed it you can watch it here for the next 2 weeks: http://www.abc.net.au/iview/#/view/39783 I watched the episode and found it to be fairly balanced and showed hunting in a real light, men, women and children participating [...]
This weekend, the 8th and 9th of June will see the inaugural Huntfest at the Narooma Sport and Leisure Centre, Narooma NSW. The festival showcasing hunting and the outdoor way of life. Along with having several exhibitors HuntFest also has an outdoor photographic/media competition as well as great displays on how to butcher the meat [...]
ABC Rural wrote a story today highlighting the feral cat problem in Arnhem Land NT. The article goes on to show the problems feral cats are causing and what is being done about them. The more interesting thing is the size of some of these cats. As you all know I am no believer in [...]
Whilst working at the 2013 SHOT Expo last weekend I found time to see just one booth, I made sure that it was to handle the all new Australian made Lithgow 101 Rimfire rifle. I was that flat at the show out I didn’t even get to take photos of the LA101, Thanks to Fenring [...]
Victorians, Did you miss Abela’s Melbourne very own Mark Rohde hunting Banteng on Beyond The Divide Last night? You can catch it online below: http://www.c31.org.au/schedule/view/episode/89109 Sydney Siders can watch this coming Tuesday on TVS at 9:30pm. Visit http://beyondthedivide.com.au/ to see when Beyond the Divide is airing in your state.