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NEW ZEALAND BIG GAME HUNT

Item Number
1432
Estimated Value
Priceless
Opening Bid
$2,000 USD
Next Minimum Bid
$2,000 USD
Time Left
81d 21h
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Jun 30, 2020 11:59 PM EDT  -  Bid Extension

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Item Description

Mixed Game Hunting, 4-Night All-Inclusive Stay for 4

This Experience Includes:
4-night stay in hunting lodge for 4
3 full hunting days with guide
Three gourmet-prepared meals per day with wine and beer 
New Zealand Big Game hunting license, rifle rental and ammunition
2 hunters to 1 guide ratio
Pickup and drop off at Christchurch Airport 
All transportation in the hunting area
Winspire booking & concierge service

Experience an unforgettable hunting adventure in the Canterbury region of New Zealand. You will be hunting for Red Stag, Tahr, Chamois and more. Hunt thousands of acres for multiple big game species with your Kiwi guide. Enjoy comfortable lodging with all the amenities of home including gourmet meals, Wi-Fi and more.
Big Game Hunting
A typical day will begin with a full breakfast, trip into the field to hunt, a relaxing lunch back at the lodge, siesta and another afternoon big game hunting experience. The day is completed with cocktails, wine, appetizers and dinner with courses inspired by the local Kiwi culture with fresh venison, chicken, beef and vegetables and local.

Accommodations
Enjoy a 4-night stay in two rooms (double beds) with ensuite bathrooms in a lodge created with your comfort in mind. Savor local inspired gourmet meals and superb New Zealand wine and local beer in the main dining area. Relax in the living room and share stories about your successful day of hunting. Located in the Canterbury region of New Zealand approximately 2-1/2 hours from Christchurch, transportation from airport to lodge included.

Hunt thousands of acres of prime New Zealand ranchlands and farmland for up to 12 plus species of Big Game animals. The most popular time of the year to hunt is March through the end of July when temperatures are cooler. Since New Zealand is below the equator, the seasons are opposite of those in the United States.

Your Big Game hunting experience is available early March 1 through the end of July.

Winspire Booking & Concierge Service
Winspire provides a team of seasoned travel professionals who will help you redeem your experience. All travel related details and reservations are handled for every part of your Winspire experience. Operating as a full-service travel agency, Winspire can assist with extra hotel nights, airfare, and additional guests. This service also provides you with an established network of onsite contacts who can help you book additional experiences, activities and tours.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Must be booked a minimum of 60 days in advance. Reservations are subject to availability. Certificates cannot be replaced if lost, stolen or destroyed. All purchases are non-refundable. Packages cannot be resold. Ground transportation is not included unless where specified. Children as young as 12 who have taken a hunter safety course are eligible to hunt with their parent. Non-hunting observers can join hunters at the rate of $1250 per person. A deposit of $2,000 per hunter is required to reserve hunting reservation and dates. The $2,000 deposit will be applied 100% towards trophy fees for animals harvested at the end of the hunting season.

Not included with this trip: Airfare, accommodations before or after the hunt, trophy fees for animals harvested or wounded or lost in addition to animals included above, dip and pack or other taxidermy services, trophy export costs, rifle permits, visa.