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A Victorian MP has called for a season on kangaroos, during which recreational hunters would be able to harvest 'roos for their personal use (image: Alex Juris).

Snap Shots: MP calls for 'roo season

MP calls for 'roo season; Who should pay for wild dogs?; Feral cat folly; Photo guide killed by lion; Ammo for drones.

Back O' Bourke Boar Buster pig hunting comp on this weekend!

The Back o' Bourke Boar Busters hunting competition is on this weekend - removing ferals from the Aussie bush and raising money for charity.
The Back O' Bourke Boar Buster pig hunting comp on this weekend! Competitors will cull feral pests from the Aussie bush while helping to raise money for charity.

Editor O'Dean's big red stag

Not only did Ted Mitchell Snr guide Editor O'Dean to this great red stag, he taught him the 1000-yard stare as well!
Once again Sporting Shooter editor Marcus O'Dean finds himself in the right spot at the right time and harvests a very impressive red stag.

Petition to revoke the Adler import ban

Please sign this petition to have the import ban on the Adler overturned.
Please sign this petition to have the import ban on the Adler lever action shot gun overturned. We're aiming for 5,000 signatures....and we're nearly there!

Great Fathers' Day subscription deals!

We have some great Fathers' Day deals on 12-month subscriptions to Sporting Shooter, Bacon Busters and Guns Australia.
Check out these great Fathers' Day deals on subscriptions to Sporting Shooter, Bacon Busters and Guns Australia.

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Sporting Shooter Swarovski Expedition

Hit a gong at 1600 metres? Child's play with a new Swarovski long range scope on a custom .338 Lunatic-chambered rifle.

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SPIKA gun protection

Spika Soft Gun Case

Encase your valuable firearms in Spika soft and hard cases for effective protection during transport.

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Emily's solo boar

Nineteen-year-old Emily headed back to her home town of Condobolin for a hunt and bagged this great pig on her own. Way to go Emily!

Cape York Delivers!

On a trip to Cape York, Jacob, Karla and Ashley caught this 85 kg boar as it walked out of a small soak.

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How To Hunt The Red Stag

There have probably been more arguments than deer shot, over when exactly the rut or roar actually starts.

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Shooter consultation on the NFA: a positive outcome, or 'snake oil'?

Firearms Lawyer Simon Munslow answers your legal questions.

Simon Munslow ponders whether or not the recent announcement of shooter consultation on the NFA review is really the win for shooters that some are hailing.

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Scoping an elk rifle

Over the course of a 10-day hunt, a rifle sheathed in a saddle scabbard is subjected to lot of hard licks and strains.

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July-August 2015 Ridgeline Hunting Photo Comp

Tom-black bear sow and cub

Get your best hunting pics into us for your chance to win some great prizes from Ridgeline.

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    The August issue of Sporting Shooter is out now! It has a big black billy goat on the cover and a bonus 16-page pig special on the inside - all about hunting pigs. There's heaps of other hunting stories too, and a great 'How To' on caping trophy stags.  Grab your copy now!

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