Pigs and red deer are present in the Glenomaru hunting block northwest of Owaka.


  • Deer - Red
  • Pigs

Permit requirements

A permit is required to hunt on public conservation land.

This hunting area is covered by a 'restricted area permit'. Contact the DOC office managing the hunting area.

Seasonal restrictions

Before lighting a fire on public conservation land, check it's alright to light. Extinguish all fires before leaving huts and campsites. How to minimise the risk of fire.

Dog access

Dogs with a DOC permit only. Read below for more information or contact the local DOC office.

About this hunting block

Animals present are pigs and red deer.

General information

This is a bush covered, 490 ha reserve, 10 km northwest of Owaka.

The Glenomaru block is restricted. You need to get a permit specifically for this block, from the DOC Owaka Base.


Turn off the Balclutha-Owaka Highway onto Glenomaru Road, 20 km south of Balclutha, or 10 km north of Owaka. About 5 km along this road there is direct access to the block.

If you wish to cross private land to access certain parts of the block, you must have landholder permission.


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Dogs are allowed in this block with a hunting permit. If accessing the block over private land, you must have landholder permission to take your dog.


Ōwaka / Owaka Base
Phone:   +64 3 419 1000
Address:   16 Ryley Street
Owaka 9535
Postal Address:   16 Ryley Street
Owaka 9535
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