Hunt deer and possums in this coastal block in Rakiura National Park.


  • Deer - Red
  • Deer - White-tail
  • Possums

Permit requirements

A permit is required to hunt on public conservation land.

This hunting area is covered by an 'open area permit' – get it online or from a DOC office.

Dog access

No dogs

About this hunting block

General information

This open hunting area covers the inland part of the island and some coastal sections. It's within Rakiura National Park.


Hunting blocks can be accessed by sea or air. You need to organise your own transport to and from the block. We recommend learning about transport options before you apply. Visit the Stewart Island website for more information.

Topo maps

NZTopo50 map sheets:

  • CH09 Mount Anglem/Hananui
  • CH08 Codfish Island (Whenua Hou)
  • CJ08 Doughboy Bay
  • CJ09 Mount Allen
  • CJ10 Port Adventure
  • CK08 South Cape/Whiore
  • CJ09 Mount Allen


Dogs are not allowed as this hunting area is within a national park.


There are no huts in this hunting area - camp responsibly anywhere.


Rakiura National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 219 0009
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   stewartisland@doc.govt.nz
Address:   15 Main Road
Oban 9818
Postal Address:   PO Box 3
Rakiura/Stewart Island 9846
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