Why Join

Become a member and …

Met like-minded people at our end of month meetings (last Monday – see diary on the home page)
Up-skill your hunting knowledge through our HUNTS course or our regular training evenings.
Get information on areas to hunt.
Go on some great trips.
Become a qualified range officer and have free access to the range.
Receive our monthly newsletter, plus the “New Zealand Hunting and Wildlife” quarterly online magazine.
Add your support to an organization that is a ‘voice’ for hunters and lobbies the Government reissues that challenge the future of our sport, such as firearms ownership, 1080, the continued right to have access to and to hunt on public land etc

Take the step and find out more – contact:

Peter Weusten
Phone: 021 123 7934
Email: [email protected]

Current Senior Membership is $172, This includes Capitation $95, Branch $77 Plus $20 joining fee for new Seniors . There are also other categories including Junior, and Super Annuitants at different rates. Talk to the Membership secretary

The best way to join the NZDA is to attend the monthly meeting of your nearest branch or email:[email protected]

Membership is done through National Office and sent to our local branch National Office Membership

At the North Canterbury branch we hold our meetings on the last Monday of every month in the: NZDA North Canterbury Club Rooms, at 599 McLeans Island Road.

$10 million liability insurance
4 NZ Hunting & Wildlife online magazines each year
Members’ only discount as negotiated from different retailers
A discount on DOC annual hut passes

Involved in important issues
Public access
Range shooting
Training of prospective outdoor enthusiasts
Funding and assistance in building huts
New hunter training
Hut Maintenance
Opposition to the use of aerial 1080
Animal control
Game animal protection

Mountain Safety Council (MSC)
International Hunting Education Assoc (IHEA)
Sporting Shooters of Australia Association (SSAA)
Council of Outdoor Recreation Associations of New Zealand (CORANZ)
New Zealand Council of Licensed Firearms Owners
Department of Conservation

Local branch offers
Monthly meetings with displays, speakers, etc
Regular newsletters
Antler, Horn & Tusk and photographic competitions
Organised hunts
Rifle range

For up to date Membership Application details

Email: [email protected]