Membership Types

New Zealand Deerstalkers offers a number of different membership types - see the table below for details:

  • Full benefits at national and branch level
  • NZ Hunting & Wildlife magazine digital copy
  • Branch newsletters
  • National newsletters and advocacy updates
  • Eligible to enter national and branch competitions
  • Eligible to join committees 
  • includes liability insurance

FAMILY MEMBERS: You can also add your family members to your membership for $5.00** per family member.

  • Must be attached to 'primary' member, i.e. senior member
  • Children must be under 18 years of age at the beginning of the financial year
  • Each family members receives a personal membership card
  • Includes hunting liability insurance

**Some Branches add a local fee per family member in addition to this amount, so check with your Branch's Membership Secretary to confirm. 

  • As per above. Must be under 18 years of age as at 1 March. Full benefits apart from voting rights.
  • Gain access to branch facilities and activities only, excludes NZ Hunting & Wildlife magazine, National level competitions, voting rights and insurance cover.
AFFILIATE ('Friend of Branch') 
  • As per senior. Must be a full member of another branch. Must produce membership card as proof.
  • As per senior. Must be attending a tertiary institute or undergoing an apprenticeship. Proof must be provided.
  • Over 65 years old as at 1 March. Full benefits, as per senior.