Story: Duck shooting

Brad Parkes and Sha (1st of 3)

Brad Parkes and Sha

Wellington duck hunter Brad Parkes stands outside his maimai with his dog Sha on opening morning in 1993. They had bagged two mallards and were looking forward to the evening’s shooting. A keen hunter, Brad had published his book Gamebird hunting in New Zealand the previous year.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP-New Zealand-Recreation-Hunting and Shooting-01
Photograph by Phil Reid

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How to cite this page:

Harvey C. Perkins and Bob Gidlow, 'Duck shooting - Equipment', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 17 July 2024)

Story by Harvey C. Perkins and Bob Gidlow, published 24 Nov 2008