Hunting in the Tarawera Forest
Hunting in the Tarawera Forest is restricted to shareholders, whanau trust representatives and/or their immediate whanau who are members of the Nga Kaitiaki O Pokohu Hunting Club.
Hunting Club applications will only be accepted by the committee from 1 May to 31 July each year.
- Registration costs $30 per year (you will need to check with the Club when submitting your application).
- Hunting covers up to 30 blocks in the Tarawera Forest.
- The season opens from March to October every year, however the season may vary pending the high fire risk period.
- Dogs are banned in all areas of the Tarawera Forest except during hunting season.