Whether you’re a seasoned hunter or preparing for your first hunt, safety should be your number one priority no matter what you’re hunting. Hunting accidents can happen, but with preparation and some common sense, your hunting trip can be safe, fun, and enjoyable for everyone involved. At Gun Emporium, we believe in promoting safe hunting practices just as much as we believe in providing high-quality hunting gear. Here are our top hunting safety tips for your next outing. Know Your Gun The first thing you need to do before you go hunting is to fully understand your gun. Meticulously practice shooting to help you understand how your gun works, where the safety is located, and what to expect after [...]
There is no denying that hunters are a special breed of people. And when it comes to finding the perfect Christmas gift for the hunter in your family, Gun Emporium have a range of options for even the fussiest hunter. Whilst we know that it’s fairly easy to find a gift for a hunter, it’s not quite as easy to find something they really need or want. Fortunately, we’ve done our research and compiled a list of some of the best hunter-approved and useful gifts to help you in the lead up to Christmas. So, whether you are researching gift ideas for Mum, Dad or even your brother or sister, we are sure that you will find something on [...]
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.