Kōrero: Game birds

Upland game birds: grey partridge (3 o 6)

Upland game birds: grey partridge

Many attempts have been made to introduce the grey partridge to New Zealand for hunting – even as recently as the 1950s and 1960s. These have all failed, but a few partridges are still raised on game preserves.

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Janet Marshall
Artwork by Janet Marshall, 1971

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Neil Deans, 'Game birds - Game birds in New Zealand', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/artwork/16706/upland-game-birds-grey-partridge (accessed 28 July 2021)

He kōrero nā Neil Deans, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008, reviewed & revised 29 Apr 2015