Located in Catlins hunting in the Otago region
IntroductionYou can find red deer in the Waipati hunting block part of the Waipati Beach Scenic Reserve.
- Deer - Red
This hunting area is covered by a 'restricted area permit'. Contact the DOC office managing the hunting area.
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About this hunting block
Animals present are red deer.
This block is part of the Waipati Beach Scenic Reserve.
This is a coastal forest with a flat dune and swamp system behind the beach, and steeper terrrain rising to 200 m from the river.
There are three access points:
- 11 km southwest of Papatowai, turn left off the Chaslands Highway, onto Hukihuki Road. From the end of this road, you need landholder permission to cross the private forest before the hunting block boundary.
- 15 km southwest of Papatowai, turn left off the Chaslands Highway, onto Regan Road. From the end of this road, you need landholder permission to cross the private land before the hunting block boundary.
- Boat access from Waipati Beach.
Mr P Shanks (Hukihuki Rd), Tautuku Blk X Sec 3C Trust (Cathedral Caves area)
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Dogs are allowed in this block with a hunting permit. They must be kept on a lead near or on Waipati Beach. If accessing the block over private land, you must have landholder permission to take your dog.
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