Game Birds

In New Zealand, 14 bird species are referred to as game birds and can be legally shot and killed for sport at seasonal times of the year.

 

Duck Species:

Mallard
 

 

Grey Duck
(native)

 

Australasian Shoveler
 

 

Paradise Shelducks
(native)

 

 

Other Species:

Canada Goose
 

 

Black Swan
 

 

Ring-necked Pheasant
 

 

Pukeko
(native)

 

Grey, red-legged & chukar Partridge
 

 

Californian brown & bob-white Quail