2023 AGM

The 2023 Annual General Meeting of the New Zealand Pig Hunting Association will be held:

Sunday 9th July 1pm at the Burchell room, 1 Gorst Street Te Awamutu (Isite)

Pest control operation in the Mapara Wildlife Management Reserve

Please see attached letter and factsheet regarding the upcoming aerial pest control operation in the Mapara Wildlife Management Reserve. EcoFX is undertaking this operation on behalf of the Department of Conservation.

You can find further information about 1080, including the safety data sheet on our website:

Te ara ki mua:

Te ara ki mua:
A framework for adaptive management of wild goats, deer, wild pigs, tahr, and chamois


This document (Te Ara ki Mua) gives effect to Te Mana o te Taiao Aotearoa New Zealand Biodiversity Strategy
(ANZBS) 2020 as an adaptive framework for managing goats, deer, pigs, tahr, and chamois. Te Ara ki Mua aims
to balance the different and sometimes competing values held about these animals and their management.

Vacancies on the Game Animal Council

Vacancies on the Game Animal Council

The Minister of Conservation is seeking nominations to fill two vacancies on the Game Animal Council. Anyone can apply.

Appointments are made to ensure collective knowledge and experience relating to game animals, farming, forestry, kaitiakitanga, nature conservation, and scientific disciplines. Particular regard will be given to those with strong governance experience, financial literacy and commercial acumen.

Appointments will take effect from 1 December 2021 and will be for a term of up to three years.