If this is your first real hunting trip then you are probably bursting with excitement. There are few experiences that compare with that first hunting trip. If you want to get the most out of your hunting expedition, enjoy the best hunting success and have a blast then a bit of preparing is very important. The right preparation can make a world of difference in your overall experience and will boost your chances of getting the desired result even though you are still a rookie hunter. Here are a few tips to help you prepare for that first hunting expedition in Australia. Getting fit won’t hurt – much When you are hunting you can count on one thing; you will [...]
Maybe you’re just a seasonal duck shooter or maybe you sleep in your facepaint and refuse to shave for the duration of the duck hunting season. Either way - when you head out hunting, you want to make sure your shot is on point and we all know that when you shoot better, you enjoy your hunting more. Well we’re here to help with that! Put our top tips into practice and you’ll stay one step ahead of your opponent - the duck! Be a Naturalist Many hunters spend hours hunting ducks, but very little time observing them. To be able to recognise a pattern in the duck's behaviour, it’s important to understand why duck do what they do. Start [...]
A great explanatory video from Hunters Element explaining what to look for in a hunting boot. Why a full shank is better for carrying loads, what the rand on the sides of the boots is for and how boots are made waterproof. A bit long winded but a great no nonsense video on selecting the right boot for your hunting.
Getting ready for your best deer season ever! While in many cases there is no defined closed season for deer hunting in Australia, it certainly slows down quite a bit over the summer months, when we swap our rifles and bows for our rods and go fishing. But now is not the time to forget about you passion for hunting, now is the time to start getting ready for your best season ever! Starting with yourself, being fit is a sure way to make your hunting more enjoyable. There is nothing worse than struggling for breath after walking up a hill to your favourite glassing spot, let alone the arduous task of packing out that trophy [...]