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20 November 2021

Join us from the 20th to the 28th for #GoWeekNZ by sharing your best hunting pictures online. We want to make a splash and showcase to the broader outdoor community what hunting is all about.

Get Outdoors Week is about safely and easily exploring New Zealand's great outdoors.

Every day has a different theme with prizes to be won including a $500 Hunting and Fishing voucher and a PLB!

How To Participate 

  • Share your photo on Instagram or Facebook
  • Tag @nzdeerstalkersassociation and @getoutdoorsweek
  • Use #GOWeekNZ in the caption


Sunday 21st - Trail adventures with your dog

Share a pic of your hunting companion! Win a pair of sweet new trail socks, a hat, and a running lead for your four-legged friend! Sponsored by Further Faster.

Monday 22nd - Relaxing in Nature

Glassing, having a coffee in the hills etc. Show us how you relax in nature and win a summer prize pack from Recreational Services! Prize includes a picnic table, Citta chilly bin bag, beach umbrella, and badminton set (total value of $250).

Tuesday 23rd - A safe day at the water with your family

Share a photo of you within arms' reach of your children near fresh or salt water and you could win a $100 Warehouse voucher. Sponsored by Water Safety New Zealand.

Wednesday 24th - Harvesting from nature's food basket, from field to plate

Share a photo of your adventures hunting, fishing or wild food gathering and you could win a $500 Hunting & Fishing NZ voucher. Sponsored by Hunting & Fishing NZ and NZ Game Animal Council.

Thursday 25th - Hunting is Recreation! Show us your finest moments in the hills

Share a photo of your newest active recreation hobby and win an Award registration, drink bottle, and pen. There are five prizes up for grabs! Sponsored by Duke of Edinburgh's Hillary Award.

Friday 26th - Staying at a DOC campsite

Win x2 week long DOC campsite passes and start the holiday season right

Saturday 27th - Be a Kauri Hero – Share your pest control work!

Share photos of how your helping keep Aotearoa pest and Kauri dieback free and win a special prize pack from Pest Free Kaipātiki.

Sunday 28th - On a track in the Plan My Walk app

Win a Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) and make your next adventure a safe one! Sponsored by NZ Mountain Safety Council For the full details, check out the Get Outdoors Week website.


  • Photos must be taken in New Zealand, all prizes are in $NZD, and only eligible in New Zealand
  • By posting the photo, you are giving permission for Recreation Aotearoa to use them for future promotions
  •  Please make smart decisions in the outdoors, we do not encourage unsafe behaviour to get the perfect photo
  •  Please respect the wildlife and follow DOC guidelines at all times
  •  Each photo you post gives one entry into the prize draw
  •  Individual photos that meet the criteria for more than one prize category will be eligible for all relevant categories
  •  Prizes are not transferable and cannot be redeemed for cash.

 For full details, check out the Get Outdoors Week website here.