|Craigmore Shooting and Game
We offer a range of game shooting opportunities at Craigmore which John can tailor to individual needs. Game available at Craigmore and at Babers Block up in the Hunter Hills include: pheasants, wallabies, deer, rabbits, hares and possums.
Father and Son Weekends
Staying in huts on the Station, we can cater for groups of 2–6. There will be a range of options available.
Weekends will begin with gun safety training. We also offer clay target shooting tuition, rifle target shooting, trap management, wallaby shooting, night shooting, feeding pheasants, stalking and preparing game from the field to the kitchen.
There would also be the possibility of visiting Maori rock art on Craigmore, taking a tour of the farm on 4-wheel drive motorbikes, and seeing various farm and domestic animals.
You can bring your own food or hampers of food can be provided filled with seasonal produce, home baking and breakfast.
Weekend Shooting Party
Clay shooting, game bird shooting in season, night shooting and wild game, stalking, preparing game from the field to the kitchen. Guided visits to the ancient Maori Rock Art is also available.
There are various options available for accommodation from the luxurious nearby Holme Station www.holmestation.co.nz to more rustic accommodation in the Cook Shop or Shearers’ Quarters at Craigmore. We also have cosy Willows Cottage with a standard somewhere in-between.
Days can be tailored to suit the size and experience of a group or individuals.
Lunch can be provided either in hampers as a picnic or served on long tables in the atmospheric historic Craigmore stables.
Depending on the group there could be clay shooting, gun safety training, driven pheasants or rough shooting with lunch at the homestead and there is also an opportunity to learn how to prepare and cook game.
High Country Game
There is a possibility of shooting wallabies at Babers Block and we can arrange for guided deer shooting (fallow and red deer) in the Hunter Hills, thar shooting in the high alps, or fishing in the MacKensie country.
Clay Bird Shooting
Recommended for getting your eye in before duck shooting or a pheasant shoot.
A great idea for corporate entertaining, for pre-Xmas entertainment, for a friends/family re-union or for a ladies’ day out.
Game Keeper: John Brownlie
Tel (03) 612 9960
Mobile (027) 612 9960