Bibliography of New Zealand Hunting Books

Below is a bibliography, in alphabetical order, by author, of all New Zealand hunting related books known to The Hunter. This is a “living” list so please feel free to contact us if you are aware of any books not included in this bibliography.

A

Adams, Grace (1968) Jack’s Hut, Reed
Adams, Peter (2007) Hunters & Foragers, self published
Adamson, Paul (2013) The Beginner’s Guide to Hunting + Fishing in New Zealand, Random House
Allan, Doug (2011) From North to South: Memoirs of Doug Allan, self published
Allison, Col (1969) The Australian Hunter: A Comprehensive Guide to Game, Equipment, Hunting and Photography, Cassell (Australia)
Allison, Col (1979) The Trophy Hunters: Action-packed Tales of Hunting Big Game Trophies Around the World (1860 to Today), Murray (Sydney)
Allison, Col (1980) The Hunter’s Manual of Australia and New Zealand: Where, When and How to Find Game, Reed
Anderson, John A. (1988) The Eye of the Hunter, Heinemann
Anderson, John A. (1996) Fiordland Memories: The New Zealand Wapiti Saga, Halcyon Press
Anderson, John A. (2013) Fiordland Wapiti, NZDA National Heritage Trust
Angen, Snow (1982) Shooting with Snow, Reed
Arthur, Des (2006) Fiordland an Autobiography, self published
Askin, Paul (2010) The New Zealand Pig Hunters Handbook, Halcyon Press
Askin, Paul (2011) Another Day in Paradise: Pig Hunting Yarns from the Back Country, Halcyon Press
Atkins, Dave (2009) A Lifelong Love of the Outdoors, NZDA National Heritage Trust
Atkinson, G. G. (George Gordon) (1974) Red Stags Calling, Reed
Axbey, Bill (1991) Along the Track: A Collection of New Zealand Hunting Yarns, Collins
Axbey, Bill (1994) The Bird Hunters, Halcyon Press

B

Banwell, Bruce (1966) Wapiti in New Zealand, Reed
Banwell, Bruce (1968) Highland Stags of Otago, Reed
Banwell, Bruce (1970) The Red Stags of the Rakaia, Reed
Banwell, Bruce (1985) The Banwell Books, The Halcyon Press Sporting Heritage Series, No. 1, Halcyon Press
Banwell, Bruce (1986) Great New Zealand Deer Heads, Halcyon Press
Banwell, Bruce (1987) Great New Zealand Deer Heads Volume II, Halcyon Press
Banwell, Bruce (1989) Great New Zealand Deer Heads Volume III, Halcyon Press
Banwell, Bruce (1994) The Royal Stags of Windsor: The Saga of the Windsor Great Park Reed Deer in New Zealand and Australia, Halcyon Press
Banwell, Bruce (1999) The Sika, Halcyon Press
Banwell, Bruce (2001) The Wapiti and the Moose, Halcyon Press
Banwell, Bruce (2003) The Fallow Deer, Halcyon Press
Banwell, Bruce (2006) The Rusa, the Sambar and the Whitetail Deer, Halcyon Press
Banwell, Bruce (2008) The Golden Days of Stalking: The Hunting Diaries of Archie Kitto, Halcyon Press
Banwell, Bruce (2009) The Red Deer Part I, Halcyon Press
Banwell, Bruce (2011) The Red Deer Part II, Halcyon Press
Banwell, Bruce (2013) The Alpine Chamois, Halcyon Press
Banwell, Bruce & Pinney, Marcus (2016) The Himalayan Tahr, Halcyon Press
Barrie, Officer (2014) A Hunter Born: Tales of a Lifetime of Hunting, self published
Beach, Murray (1993) Over 30 Years Pig Hunting, self published
Beach, Murray (2001) Wicked Ivories, self published
Bennett, Mike (1979, 1994, 2001) The Venison Hunters, Reed
Bentley, Trevor P. (2011) Hunting for a Hobby, Halcyon Press
Bes, Rodney N. (2013) A Stones Corner Beginning, self published
Bimler, Harry (1995) My Deer Life, Halcyon Press
Blair, David (2001) The Hedgehog Kid: The Hunting and Travel Adventures (and Misadventure) of a New Zealand Country Boy, Halcyon Press
Blair, David (2003) Confessions of a New Zealand Hunting Guide, Halcyon Press
Blake, Wayne (1999) Trappers Dogs ‘n’ Deer, Halcyon Press
Blake, Wayne (2008) Trappers Hunters ‘n’ Co, Halcyon Press
Bowerman, Martin (1980) Fishing & Hunting Guide: The Sportsman’s Guide to Australia & New Zealand – Where & When to Go, Local Laws, Best Methods, Trophy Handling, Murray (Sydney)
Breen, John (2009) River of Blood: Tales of the Waiatoto, Longacre Press
Brenstrum, Martin (2009) Hooked on Hunting: Stories from the Bush, Wily Publications
Brewer, T. R. (2008) Farming & Hunting in NZ, self published
Broadhurst, Warwick (2015) Porkers: The Gripping Story of the Cora Lynn Ripper & the Ones that Didn’t get Away, self published
Broadmore, Tom (1998) Dog Gone & Other Short Stories, self published
Burdon, Brian (1993) Of Mountains, Men and Deer, Halcyon Press
Burdon, Brian (1994) Hunting for a Buck, Halcyon Press
Burdon, Brian (1996) Hunting for DoC, Halcyon Press
Burdon, Brian (2000) A Letter from Bendigo Creek, Cromwell, Otago, Halcyon Press
Burdon, Brian (2002) River to Ridge, Halcyon Press
Burke, Peter (1993) Quiet Footsteps, ADRF (Australia)
Burrows, Lawson (1974) Te Anau Anchorage, John McIndoe (Dunedin)
Butler, Kerry (1989) Duckshooters, Sportsmen and Conservationists, self published
Butler, Kerry (1996) To Hunt in the Bush, self published
Butler, Kerry (2014) Blimmin Heck: Tales & Musings of a Kiwi Bloke, self published
Butler, Kerry (2014) The Secret to Hunting: It’s All About Passion & Getting the Basics Right, self published
Byrne, Jack (1974) Duck Hunting in Australia and New Zealand, Reed
Byrne, Jack (1982) Wing Shooting in New Zealand: Pheasant, Quail, Partridge, Duck and Goose, Reed

C

Caigou, Greig & Winter, Matt (2014) The Heart of Hunting: Wildness and Hunting in New Zealand, Potton & Burton
Caigou, Greig (2009) Hunting Adventures: True Tales of a Kiwi Hunter, HarperCollins
Caigou, Greig (2011) Wild Horizons: More Great Hunting Adventures, HarperCollins
Caithness, Tom (1982) Gamebird Hunting: Problems, Questions and Answers, The Wetland Press
Cameron, Murray (1992) Trophy Hunter, Halcyon Press
Carr, Reg (1986, 1998) Diary of a Pig Hunter, Reed
Carr, Reg (1996) The Boar and The Pig Dog, Reed
Carr, Reg (1997) The Wild Boars of Oruaiti, Reed
Carr, Reg (2009) Pig Snort, Halcyon Press
Carr, Reg & Lutze, Graham (2001) By Tooth and Tusk, self published
Caskie, Bill (2008) In for the Kill, First Edition Limited
Caughley, Graeme (1983) The Deer Wars: The Story of Deer in New Zealand, Heinemann
Chappell, Trevor & Blair, Dave (2003) Wild New Zealand, Halcyon Press
Clarke, Cally (1991) Hunters & Drifters, Reed
Cradock, Montagu (Lieut. Col.) (1904, 1997) Sport in New Zealand, Treherne (London)
Crimp, Daryl (2002) Daryl Crimp’s Whoppers Too!: More True Fishing & Hunting Lies!!, Halcyon Press
Crimp, Daryl (2013) Something to Aim For: A Hunter’s Quest, Halcyon Press
Crump, Barry (1960) A Good Keen Man, Reed
Cunningham, Ashley (2014) Bush Yarns, self published
Curtis, Max (1991) Beyond the River’s Bend, Halcyon Press
Curtis, Max (1996) Beneath the Mountain Mist, Halcyon Press
Curtis, Ross (1997) Murphy’s Law & the Hunter, Halcyon Press
Curtis, Ross (1999) Murphy on my Back, Halcyon Press
Curtis, Ross (2002) How I Met Murphy: Early Days on the Red Deer Trail, Halcyon Press
Curtis, Ross (2004) Murphy Strikes Back: No. 4 in the Murphy Series, Halcyon Press
Curtis, Ross (2008) Ranger Murphy: No. 5 in the Murphy Series, Halcyon Press
Curtis, Ross (2010) Chopper Murphy, Halcyon Press
Cuthbertson, Ken (1968, 1987) Two Dogs and a Rifle, Reed
Cuthbertson, Ken (1974) Pighunting in New Zealand, Reed

D

Davey, Colin (1965, 2015) Deer on my Doorstep, Reed
Davey, Colin (1995) Songs of the Stags, Halcyon Press
Davey, Colin (2006) Glaisnock Wilderness Study, NZDA
Day, Marion (2010) Cor Blimey, Mate: Action Stories for Young Hunters, Mackay Books
Day, Marion (2012) Blow Me Socks Off!, Halcyon Press
Day, Marion (2013) Injun Joe: The Legend of Smoking Joe Collins, Halcyon Press
De La Haye, Raymond (1997) No Dogs No Hogs: A Wanganui Pighunter Looks Back, self published
Dee, Ian (1974) Duck Fever, Tackle House
Donne, T.E. (1924, 1986) Red Deer Stalking in New Zealand, Constable (London)
Donne, T.E. (1924) The Game Animals of New Zealand: An Account of their Introduction, Acclimatization, and Development, J. Murray (London)
Douglas, Norman (1959) The Douglas Score: Recording Big Game Trophies by Symmetrical Size, NZDA
Drangsholt, Dave (2007, 2010) A Deer Culler’s Tale, Halcyon Press
Drangsholt, Dave (2010) Hunting Australia’s Deer, Halcyon Press
Drangsholt, Dave (2011) Sax: The Life and Times of Dave Saxton, the Man, the Legend, Halcyon Press
Draper, Keith (1969) Mr Hundred Per Cent: Fred Fletcher’s Taupo Tales, Reed
Draper, Keith (1999) A Duckhunter’s Tale: Wildfowling in New Zealand, Shoal Bay Press
Draper, Mark & Airey, Mark (2006) New Zealand Hunting Guide: North Cape to Stewart Island, Spot X NZ Hunting Guide Ltd
Druett, Joan (1983) Exotic Intruders: The Introduction of Plants and Animals into New Zealand, Heinemann
Duncan, Andrew (1997) Broadheads and Hope: A Collection of Stories by the New Zealand Bowhunters Society, NZ Bowhunters Soc.
Dyne, Simon (2004) Hunter by Nature, Reed

E

Egan, Howard (2013) Son of the Mist: The Hunting Career of Howard Egan, Halcyon Press
Egan, Howard (2015) Hunting Fallow Deer in New Zealand, Halcyon Press
Emmett, Ellis (1999) A Wild Obsession, HarperCollins
Evans, W. R. (1976) North Island Hunter, self published

F

Fagg, Greg (2014) Hunting Under the Southern Cross, Halcyon Press
Farmer, Allan (1994) The Best Job Ever: A Life of Hunting, Halcyon Press
Field, Kingsley (1991) The Master Hunters, Viking Pacific
Field, Kingsley (1999) Hunting with the Best: Kingsley Field Talks with Top New Zealand Hunters, Reed
Field, Kingsley (2009) Gone Hunting!: A Century of Great New Zealand Yarns, Raupo
Firmin, P. J. (Peter) (2010) Huntin’ Hogs: Continuing a Hunting Legacy, Halcyon Press
Forbes, J. (John) (edited by R.A. Wilson) (1924) New Zealand Deer Heads, Country Life (London)
Forrester, Rex (1980, 1984, 1990, 2006) Rex Forrester’s True Hunting Adventures, Whitcoulls
Forrester, Rex (1983) The Chopper Boys: New Zealand’s Helicopter Hunters, Whitcoulls
Forrester, Rex (1987, 1988) The Helicopter Hunters, Whitcoulls
Forrester, Rex (1997) A Hunter’s Life: The Life and Times of a Professional Hunter, Viking
Forrester, Rex (2002) The Chopper Boys and The Helicopter Hunters, Penguin
Forrester, Rex & Illingworth, Neil (1965) Hunter for Hire, Reed
Forrester, Rex & Illingworth, Neil (1967, 1968, 1973, 1979) Hunting in New Zealand, Reed
Francis, Ken (1983) Wildlife Ranger: My Years in the New Zealand Outdoors, Whitcoulls
Francis-Smith, R. V. (1952, 1955) Rifle Sport in the South Island, Pegasus Press
Fraser, Chris (2010) Pig Huntingitis, Halcyon Press
Fraser, Chris (2012) Chronic Pig Huntingitis, Halcyon Press
Freeman, Mike (2012) Reflections of a Hunter, self published

G

Gale, Alex and Tim (2012) A Passion for Hunting: Trips and Tips, Halcyon Press
Gale, Alex M. (1997) Hunting for Love and for Money, Halcyon Press
Gale, Alex M. (2004) They Don’t Come Easy: The Hunting Challenge, Halcyon Press
Gale, Alex M. (2006) The New Zealand Deer Hunter’s Handbook and Resource Guide, Halcyon Press
Gale, Alex M. (2009) The Sika Hunters, Halcyon Press
Gibson, Simon (2013) Wapiti Hunting in New Zealand, Halcyon Press
Grant, Andrew (1999) Hawkes, Longacre Press
Grant, Bomb (2003) Hunters Forever, Halcyon Press
Grant, Bomb (2007) Dances with Boars, Halcyon Press
Grant, Bomb (2014) Hunting Daze, Halcyon Press
Grant, Bruce (1972, 1982) The Sharp Shooter: How to get the Best out of Rifles and Ammunition, Reed
Green, Geoff (1992) Old-Time Deerstalker, ADRF (Australia)
Greenfield, Len (1980) Outdoor 50: Hunting and Outdoor Activities and General Observations Over 50 Years, self published
Griffin, Jim (1987) Stags Galore, Reed

H

Halliday, Merv (2014) Bill Black, I did it my Way, self published
Hamilton, Alan (2009) Hammy’s Hunting Yarns: Stories of the challenges, thrills & excitement of “the good old” hunting days, self published
Hamilton, G. D. (George Douglas) (1904) Trout-fishing and Sport in Maoriland, Government Printing Office, Wellington, N.Z.
Hampshire, Allan (2008) Smash and Grab, Halcyon Press
Harker, Peter (1973) Protectors of our Environment: Otago Acclimatisation Society, the History of the Introduction of Deer to Otago, Otago Accli. Soc.
Harker, Peter (1976) Hunting with Harker, Reed
Harker, Peter (1982) Harker Hunts the Coast, Reed
Harker, Peter (2001) Those Were the Days: Hunting the Way it Used to be, Halcyon Press
Harker, Peter (2005) Random Shots, Halcyon Press
Harris, Lynn (1973) A Hunting Guide to Introduced Wild Animals of New Zealand, A. R. Shearer, Government Printer
Harris, Lynn (1998) Guns and Game, Halcyon Press
Harrison, Allan (2000) A Deerstalker’s Paradise: South Island, New Zealand, self published
Helmer, Ron (1964, 1990) Stag Party, Whitcombe & Tombs
Henwood, Jessie (1982) The Game Seekers: New Zealand Bowhunters Society “Silver Jubilee”, 1957-1982, N.Z. Bowhunters Soc.
Henwood, Jessie (1987) New Zealand Bowhunting Manual: Compiled by Jessie Henwood for the New Zealand Bowhunter Society, N.Z. Bowhunters Soc.
Herbert, Theo (1970) Harking Back: A history of hunting in New Zealand 1870-1969, Swailes, Hurst & Co.
Herbert, Theo & Holden, Duncan (1989) Harking Back II: A history of hunting in New Zealand, 1870-1969, Central Hawke’s Bay Publishers
Hoar, Peter (2015) New Zealand Hunting and Associated Books (A Bibliography), self published
Holden, Philip (1971, 1986, 1995, 2012) Pack and Rifle, Reed
Holden, Philip (1973, 1993) Hunter by Profession, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1974) Backblocks, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1976) Fawn, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1976) The Deer Hunters, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1977) Seasons of a Hunter, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1979, 2002) The Hunting Breed, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1980) Stag, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1981, 2002) On Target, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1981) White Patch, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1982) The Wild Pig in New Zealand, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1983, 1992) The Golden Years of Hunting in New Zealand, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1984, 2003) Razorback, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1985) New Zealand, Hunters’ Paradise, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1986) Holden on Hunting, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1987) A Guide to Hunting in New Zealand, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1987) The Deerstalkers: A History of the NZDA, 1937-1987, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1988) The Hunting Experience, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1989) Hunt South, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1990) More Holden on Hunting, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1990) Wild Game: Hunting Gamebirds, Small and Feral Game in New Zealand, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1992) In Search of the Wild Pig, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1992) Wild Pig, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1994) Always Another Hill, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1994) Wild Boar, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (1996) Great Hunting Yarns, Hodder Moa Beckett
Holden, Philip (1997) The Way of a Hunter, Reed
Holden, Philip (1998) New Zealand Hunter, Hodder Moa Beckett
Holden, Philip (2003) Once a Hunter, Moleskin Press
Holden, Philip (2009) High Country Hunting, Hodder & Stoughton
Holden, Philip (2009) Hunting & High Country: Philip Holden’s Classic New Zealand Tales, Hodder Moa Beckett
Holden, Philip (2012) The Best of Philip Holden: Hunting Lore and Back-country Yarns, HarperCollins
Huddleston, Brett (2013) To Hound a Hog, Halcyon Press
Hughes, Davey (2011) Untamed: The Extraordinary Adventures of the Swazi Man, Random House
Humphreys, C. (Chris) (1998) Going Bush, Halcyon Press
Hungerford, Rodger (1980) Australia and New Zealand Shooters’ Omnibus, Reed
Hunter, Kate (2009) Hunting: A New Zealand History, Random House
Hutchinson, R. F. (1978) Stalking in the 1920’s with E.M.H., Opus Printing

I

J

Jamieson, Bill (1989) Out for a Duck: Duckshooting in New Zealand, Pacific
Janes, Charlie (1990) Hunting for Trouble, Reed
Janes, Charlie (1992) Hell for Leather, Reed
Janes, Charlie (1993) Time for a Brew, Reed
Janes, Charlie (1995) The Turkey has Landed, Reed
Janes, Charlie (1998) Possum on a Cold Tin Roof, Reed
Janes, Charlie & Rowe, Ros (1994) Great New Zealand Hunting Stories, Reed
Jeffares, R. J. (Bob) (2005) Find, Bail & Hold, Halcyon Press
Joblin, Mark (2005) Piro-Piro Flats: Hunter’s Diary, One Finger Pub. Co.
Johns, David M. (2012) Beyond Boots and Bullets, self published
Johns, David M. (2013) A Bloke’s Book of Short Stories, self published
Johns, David M. (2013) The Thrill of the Hunt, self published
Johns, J. H. & MacGibbon, R. J. (1970, 1986) Wild Animals in New Zealand, Reed
Joll, Gary (1968, 1971) Big Game Hunting in New Zealand, Whitcombe & Tombs
Joll, Gary (1978) To Alaska to Hunt, J McIndoe
Joll, Gary (2010) Bulls, Bucks & Bureaucrats: The Lilybank Safari Lodge Story, Halcyon Press
Joll, Gary (2014) Fifty Years of Trophy Hunting, Halcyon Press
Jones, Charlie (2013) Been There, Done That: Mates, Baits and Locked Gates: Hunting fun in New Zealand, self published
Jones, Colin (2007) Jonesy’s Deer Culling Days, Halcyon Press
Jones, Colin (2008) Wanted Dead or Alive: Jonesy’s Deer Chasing Days, Halcyon Press
Jordan, James (2002) At Home in the Hills: The Tracks of a New Zealand Hunter, Halcyon Press
Jorion, Alain (1994) Grand Slam Hunting, Halcyon Press
Julia, Bradshaw (2007) The Land of Doing Without: The Story of Davey Gunn of the Hollyford, Canterbury University Press

K

Kelly, Greg (1968) Gun in the Hills: A Sportman’s Adventures, Mostly in New Zealand, Halcyon Press
Kennedy, Robert Tarlton (2000) Callum: A Soldier, a Deer Meat Hunter and Policeman in New Zealand, self published
Kerr, John & Kerr, W.V. (2000) High Times in the High Country, Penguin
Kiddie, Don G. (2009) The Wanderings of a Deer Hunter, Halcyon Press

L

Laing, Steuart (2009) Chamois: A New Zealand Hunter’s Handbook, Halcyon Press
Laing, Steuart (2010) Tahr: A New Zealand Hunter’s Handbook, Halcyon Press
Laing, Steuart (2013) New Zealand Hunting Adventures: Deer, Chamois and Tahr in the 21st Century, Halcyon Press
Lamb, R. C. (Robert Cameron) (1964) Birds, Beasts and Fishes: The First Hundred Years of the North Canterbury Acclimatisation Society, North Canterbury Accli. Soc.
Latymer, Lord Hugh (1935, 1997) Stalking in Scotland & New Zealand, Blackwood & Sons (London)
Lentle, Roger & Saxton, Frank (1991, 1993, 1994, 1999) Red Deer in New Zealand: A complete hunting manual, David Bateman
Lentle, Roger & Saxton, Frank (1993, 2004) Stalking the Seasons Round: A Year-Round Guide to Hunting Deer in New Zealand, David Bateman
Lentle, Roger & Saxton, Frank (1994) Alpine Hunting in New Zealand, David Bateman
Lentle, Roger & Saxton, Frank (1996, 1999) New Zealand Hunters’ Companion, David Bateman
Lester, Big Al (2003) Hunting in the Raw: Yarns from the Great NZ Outdoors, Reed
Lester, Big Al (2004, 2007, 2010) A Bum in the Bush, Penguin
Lester, Big Al (2006) A Hard Shot in the Hills, Reed
Lester, Big Al (2008) Off the Track: More Tales from the New Zealand Bush, Penguin
Lester, Big Al (2010) Arse-Up Creek: Bush Lies and Half Truths, Raupo
Lester, Big Al (2011) A Sting in the Tale: The Best of the Bush, Penguin
Lester, Big Al (2013) Mad Men of the Mountains: More Bush Lies and Half Truths, Raupo
Lester, Big Al (2014) It’s a Bit Rugged, Mate: The Best Yarns, Raupo
Lester, Peter (2005) Backsteaks and Backaches: A Hunter’s Life, Reed
Lethbridge, Christopher (1971) Sunrise on the Hills: A Musterer’s Year on Ngamatea – New Zealand’s Biggest Sheep Station, Hodder and Stoughton
Livingston, Norm (1984) Stories of the Outdoors, self published
Logan, P. C & Harris, L. H. (1967) Introduction and Establishment of Red Deer in New Zealand
Lucas, F. J. (1968) Popeye Lucas, Reed
Lyver, Andy (2006) Fair Chase, Halcyon Press
Lyver, Andy (2013) It’s Not About the Pigs, Halcyon Press

M

MacGregor, Jill (2000) The Big Pig Hunt, Marathon Books
Mackie, Graeme (2011) Deer, Pigs, and a Little Bit of Bull!, Hairy Waka
Maclean, Chris (2012) Stag Spooner: Wild Man from the Bush, the Story of a New Zealand Hunter and Artist, Craig Potton
Mark, Joblin (2005) Piro-Piro Flats, self published
Marsh, Sid (2005) Kiwi Hunter: Endangered Icons, the View from Ground Level, Halcyon Press
Marshall, Daryl (2006) Pikau & Rifle: Hunting Deer, Thar and Chamois in the Southern Alps, Fiordland, Stewart Island and Longwoods, self published
Marshall, Graeme (1984, 1988) Possum Hunting in New Zealand: A Practical Guide to Hunting Methods, Preparation and Sale of Skins, Halcyon Press
Marshall, Graeme (1987) The Young Hunter, Halcyon Press
Marshall, Graeme (2009) Aerial Hunter: The Dick Deaker Story, Halcyon Press
Marshall, Graeme (2010) Hunter, Halcyon Press
Marshall, Graeme & MacDonald, Don (2015) The Modern Hunter, Halcyon Press
Masters, Lester (1960) Back-Country Tales, self published
May, Graham (2008) Something to Roar About, Halcyon Press
May, Graham (2011) Keen as Mustard, Halcyon Press
McCabe, Possum Bill (2004) A Hunting Life: Pigs, Deer, Possums, Birds & Fish, self published
McClunie, Dave (2001) Classic New Zealand Mountain Hunts, Halcyon Press
McClunie, Dave (2003) Classic New Zealand Game Trails, Halcyon Press
McConochie, Newton (1966, 1987) You’ll Learn no Harm from the Hills, Reed
McDowall, R. M. (1994) Gamekeepers for the Nation: The Story of New Zealand’s Acclimatisation Societies, Canterbury University Press
McGee, Mike (1991, 2000) For Those Who Understand: Tales from New Zealand’s Back Country, self published
McKenney, Clive (2006) A Passion for Pig Hunting, Halcyon Press
McKenzie, Connor (2009) Hunters, Rogues and Heroes: Selected Stories from NZ Outdoor Hunting Magazine, Raupo
McKenzie, Connor (2014) Stags in the Mist: Voices on the Wind and Other Stories, Halcyon Press
McKenzie, Jack (1992) Mr Wapiti, Halcyon Press
McLaughlin, E. (Ted) (2009) A Man’s Life: Mustering and Deer Hunting Alone in New Zealand’s Beautiful Mountains, self published
McLean, W. H. (1966) Rabbits Galore: On the Other Side of the Fence, Reed
McNair, Jack (1971) Shooting for the Skipper: Memories of a Veteran Deershooter, Reed
Michael, Kelly (2007) Wild Animal Control Huts, Department of Conservation
Mitcalfe, Barry (1979) Pighunter, Coromandel Press
Morris, James (2012) Student Hunter: The Hunting Tales of a University Student, Halcyon Press
Morrison, Charger (1997) Classic Pighunting Stories, Reed
Morrison, Charger (1998) A Twist in the Pighunter’s Tale, Reed
Morrison, Charger (1999) Quinn of the Valley, Reed
Morrison, Charger (2000) Gone Bush with Uncle Quinn, Reed

N

Ngawhika, Terry (1996) Tell Them I’ve Gone Pighunting, Reed
Nolan, Tony (1961, 1975) Bush Lore: A Handbook for Trampers, Shooters and Campers, Whitcombe & Tombs
Norris, Lurkers (2001) Magnum Deer Tales, self published

O

Oliver, Graham (2003) Love of the Outdoors, One Finger
Orman, Tony (1979) Reflections of a Deerstalker: The Essence of Hunting and a Plea for the Future of a Sport, Reed
Orman, Tony (1981) Memories of New Zealand Deerstalking: An Anthology, Reed
Orman, Tony (1987) In Hind Sight, Inprint
Orman, Tony (2002) About Deer and Deer Stalking in New Zealand, Spring Creek
Orman, Tony (2011) A Hunting Life, New Holland

P

Page, Olivia (2011) The Last Great Southern Adventure: Helicopter Hunting, Fiordland, Halcyon Press
Parkes, Brad (1990) Small Game Hunting in New Zealand, Halcyon Press
Parkes, Brad (1992) Gamebird Hunting in New Zealand, Halcyon Press
Parkes, Brad (1999) Smokin’, Halcyon Press
Parkes, Brad (2004) Shooting Smarter with the .22 Rifle, Halcyon Press
Parkes, Brad (2011) Dressing Fish, Game & Seafood, Halcyon Press
Passmore, James (2012) The New Zealand Hunting Rifle, Halcyon Press
Passmore, James (2014) The New Zealand Wilderness Hunter, Halcyon Press
Patterson, Robin S. (1991) A Sock in my Stew: Memories of Dick Morris and the Deer Cullers, self published
Peat, Neville (2005, 2006) Hurricane Tim: The Story of Sir Tim Wallis, Longacre Press
Phillips, Chris (2014) More than the Odd Round Mate, Halcyon Press
Philpott, Neil (1998) Sika Hunter, Reed
Pittaway, Bob (1992) Fallow Deer Hunting in New Zealand, Halcyon Press
Pittaway, Bob (2004, 2005) Pigs at my Doorstep, Halcyon Press
Pittaway, Bob (2011) The Lure of the Hills, Halcyon Press
Polglase, Ken (1994) Embarrassing Moments, self published
Pollard, Jack (1963, 1967) Straight Shooting, Murray (Sydney)
Poole, A. L. (1951) New Zealand-American Fiordland Expedition: Investigations in Fiordland, New Zealand, in 1949, R. E. Owen, Government Printer

Q

R

Ratcliffe, Dave (2007) An Era Gone, Halcyon Press
Ratcliffe, Dave (2012) Hunting on Sacred Ground, self published
Rees, Stuart (1996) A Magnificent Obsession, Halcyon Press
Roberts, Gordon (1968) Game Animals in New Zealand, Reed
Roberts, Gordon (1997) Game Animals of New Zealand: A Portfolio, Shoal Bay Press
Roberts, Gordon & Tunnicliiffe, Geoffery (1974) Wild Animals of New Zealand
Robson, Graeme (1998) Amuri Hunter: Tales from the North Canterbury Hills, Reed
Robson, Graeme (2000) Wait for Daybreak: More Stories from the Canterbury Hills, Angus Prints
Robson, Graeme (2006) Wait for Daybreak, Volume 2: More Stories from the Canterbury Hills with Six New Chapters, Angus Prints
Robson, Graeme (2008) Following the Sons of Invermark: Deer Stalking with John Forbes and Major R.A. Wilson, Angus Prints
Ross, John (1925) The Book of the Red Deer
Royle, John (2013) Tracks of a Hunter, Halcyon Press
Ryan, Peter (2013) Wild South: Hunting & Fly Fishing the Southern Hemisphere, David Bateman

S

Salter, Peter (2014) Pete the Bushman: Hunting Tales and Back-country Lessons from a Wild West Coaster, Random House
Saxton, Frank (1999) Wild Goat Hunt, Reed
Saxton, Frank (2000) The Possum Hunt, Reed
Scott, Peter (1992) Weekend Hunter, Halcyon Press
Severinsen, Keith (1962, 1989) Hunter Climb High, Reed
Severinsen, Keith (1970) Hunt the Far Mountain, Reed
Severinsen, Keith (1990) Hunt the Wild Blue Yonder, David Bateman
Severinsen, Keith (1993) Tracks of the Hunter, Halcyon Press
Shields, Darren (2011) Pigs not Playstations: Memories of a Well Spent Youth, Halcyon Press
Shuttleworth, Charlie (1991) In Search of the Wild Red Deer, Halcyon Press
Simmons, Alan (1987) How to Hunt Sika Deer, Halcyon Press
Simon, O’Shea (2001) The Ultimate Quest, self published
Sinclair, Graeme (1993) New Zealand, A Wild Place to Play, Halcyon Press
Sleator, Terry (2002) Barefoot in the Valley, Steele Roberts
Smith, Michael, C.T. (1974) Biology and Management of The Wapiti (Cervus Elaphus Nelsoni) of Fiordland, New Zealand, NZDA
Sorensen, Peter (1994) Rippers & Grippers, self published
South, Bob (2005) Bird Hunting
Sturgeon, Graeme (2014) Hunters and the Hunted, Halcyon Press
Sutherland, Lew (1970) Hunting in Westland, Reed
Sutherland, Lew (1973) A Hunting and Tramping Guide to Westland, Reed
Sutherland, Lew (1998) A Sea of Gold, Halcyon Press
Sutherland, Temple (1963) The Golden Bush, Reed
Swan, Kim (1992) The Grunter Hunters, Halcyon Press
Swan, Kim (1993) Tucker Warrior, Halcyon Press
Swan, Kim (1995) Chasin’ Bacon, Halcyon Press
Swan, Kim (1996) Goodbye, “Hello Possums”, Halcyon Press
Swan, Kim (2004) Boardom Busters, Halcyon Press
Swan, Kim (2007) Hog Wild, Halcyon Press
Swan, Kim (2009) Piggin’, Halcyon Press
Swan, Kim (2012) Swanning Around: A Kiwi Bird’s Wild Life, Halcyon Press
Taylor, Dean (2009) The Bushwhackers: Hunting Adventures on Stewart Island, David Bateman

T

Thomas, Murray (1987) South Pacific Trophy Hunter, self published
Thompson, Rex J. (2012) What a Life, self published
Thomson, Joff A. (1952, 1954, 1959, 1962, 1974) Deer Hunter: The Experiences of a New Zealand Stalker, Reed
Thomson, Joff A. (1964, 1965) Deer Shooting Days, Reed
Tinsley, Ray (1979, 1991) Call of the Wapiti, Reed
Tinsley, Ray (1983, 1991) Call of the Moose: and other Fiordland Hunting Adventures, Reed
Tohill, Neville (1999) Spotlighting, Quoin Press
Tom, Brough (2005) The Way it Was, self published
Tucker, Phil (2012) Tucker Time: A Family of Hunters, Halcyon Press
Tustin, Ken (1998) A Wild Moose Chase, Wild South Books
Tustin, Ken (2010) A (Nearly) Complete History of the Moose in New Zealand, Halcyon Press
Tustin, Ken (2011) New Zealand’s Mountain Monarchs: Unlocking the Secrets of the Himalayan Tahr in New Zealand. A Personal Odyssey from Hunter to Filmmaker, Halcyon Press
Tustin, Ken (2012) Chopper Chatter: The Adventures and Misadventures of a New Zealand Helicopter Pilot, Halcyon Press

U, V

W

Walsh, Phil (2014) Fur, Fish and Phantom Reds
Walsh, Tony (2013) The Black Singlet Brigade, self published
Walsh, Tony (2014) Boots ‘n’ All, self published
Walter, E. Howard (1965) Control of Introduced Mammals in New Zealand
Westwood, Bill (2012) All About Pig Hunting, Halcyon Press
Willems, Hans (2001) Hunting Smarter: A Practical Guide to Successful Hunting in New Zealand, Halcyon Press
Willems, Hans (2005) The Hunting Tales of Percy Lyes: An Original Good Keen Man, Halcyon Press
Willems, Hans (2009) The Deer Cullers: A Celebration, Halcyon Press
Willems, Hans (2012) Hunting Smarter for Big Game, Halcyon Press
Williams, Murray (1981) The Duckshooter’s Bag: An Understanding of New Zealand’s Wetland Gamebirds, Wetland Press
Williams, Murray (2009) To Live for the Bail, self published
Williams, Murray (2014) Boar in the Fern: Stories from a Taranaki Pig Hunter, self published
Willis, Lindsay (2006) Grab Your Rifle, Halcyon Press
Wilson, Major R. A. (Robert) (1961, 1963, 1978, 2008) My Stalking Memories, Pegasus Press
Wilson, Vern (2013) From Hoon to Hunter, Halcyon Press
Wilson, Vern (2015) The Travelling Hunter: A Kiwi at Home and Abroad, Halcyon Press
Wright, Bruce (2011) Wright Goes West (as recounted by Graeme Marshall), AR Marshall Graphic Design
Wright, Don (1999) Deer Were Their Lives, self published

X

Y

Yerex, David (2001) Deer: The New Zealand Story, Canterbury University Press

Z

Cookbooks

Boyce, Alistair (2014) Boycie’s Wild Food Adventures, Halcyon Press
Brown, Al & Logan, Steve (2007) Hunger for the Wild, Random House
Brown, Colin (1985) The New Zealand Game Cookbook, Hodder & Stoughton
Cornish, John (1982) Venison Cuisine: New Zealand Venison Recipes, C.H.B. Print
Georgalli, Angelo (2015) The Game Chef: Wild Recipes from the Great Outdoors, Beatnik Publishing
Holden, Philip (1995) Holden’s New Zealand Venison Cookbook, Hodder Moa Beckett
Lyver, Andy (2008) Wild and Wonderful Everyday Venison Recipes, Halcyon Press
Lyver, Andy (2008) Wonderful Wild Pork Recipes, Halcyon Press

Misc. – Magazines, Associations and Societies, etc.

Acclimatisation Society, Auckland (Ashby, Clifton R.) (1967) Auckland Acclimatisation Society 1867-1967
Acclimatisation Society, Hawkes Bay (Wellwood, Joyce M.) (1968) Hawkes Bay Acclimatisation Society Centenary
Acclimatisation Society, Marlborough (Editor) (1980) Hunting and Fishing in Marlborough, Marlborough Accli. Soc.
Acclimatisation Society, North Canterbury (Lamb, R. C. (Robert Cameron)) (1964) Birds, Beasts and Fishes: The First Hundred Years of the North Canterbury Acclimatisation Society
Collins Publishing (Editor) (1979) Big Game Animals of New Zealand
Editor (1984) Waterfowl Hunting in Southern New Zealand
New Zealand Deerstalkers’ Association (Editor) (1982) Sika Country
New Zealand Deerstalkers’ Association (Holden, Philip) (1987) The Deerstalkers: A History of the NZDA, 1937-1987, Hodder & Stoughton
New Zealand Deerstalkers’ Association, Horowhenua Branch (1977) 21 Years of Horowhenua Deerstalking
New Zealand Deerstalkers’ Association (Wright, David) (2013) A History of Hunting: The Deerstalkers Part 2, 1987-2012, Halcyon Press

Information pamphlets & leaflets

Anderson, John A. (1961) Himalayan Tahr in New Zealand: Aspects of Life History and Assessment of Management Problems, NZDA
Hardcastle, E. (1906/7) The Deer of New Zealand, N.Z. Government Department of Tourist and Health Resorts
Harris, L. H. (Lynn) & Logan, P. C. (1967) Introduction and Establishment of Red Deer in New Zealand, N.Z.F.S.
Harris, L. H. (Lynn) & Logan, P. C. (1967, 1968, 1971) Firearms and Hunting, NZ Mountain Safety Council
Harris, L. H. (Lynn) (1965) Hunting Himalayan Thar, N.Z.F.S.
Harris, L. H. (Lynn) (1966) Hunting Sambar Deer, N.Z.F.S.
Harris, L. H. (Lynn) (1967) Hunting Fallow Deer, N.Z.F.S.
Harris, L. H. (Lynn) (1967) Hunting Red Deer, N.Z.F.S.
Harris, L. H. (Lynn) (1970) Hunting White Tail Deer, N.Z.F.S.
Harris, L. H. (Lynn) (1971) Red Deer, N.Z.F.S.
Harris, L. H. (Lynn) (1972) Hunting Sika Deer, N.Z.F.S.
Harris, L. H. (Lynn) (1978) Tips For Tourists On Hunting In New Zealand, N.Z.F.S.
Harris, L. H. (Lynn) (1981) White Tailed Deer in New Zealand, N.Z.F.S.
Harris, L. H. (Lynn) (1985) The New Zealand Firearms Handbook, NZ Mountain Safety Council
Kiddie, D. G. (1962, 1972) The Sika Deer (Cervus nippon) in New Zealand, N.Z.F.S.
Riney, Thane (1955) Identification of Big Game Animals in New Zealand, Dept. of Internal Affairs

(List published and current as at 16 February 2016)