The Deer People

The Australian Deer Association

The Australian Deer Association (ADA) is a national hunting and deer management organisation established in 1969 to be advocates for our wild deer herds and ethical deer hunting.

ADA promotes safe, responsible and ethical hunting and has an established presence and members in every Australian state and territory.

ADA’s members are dedicated to the retention of habitat for deer and other wildlife, the preservation and extension of access to public land for hunting and recreation, the sustainable management of deer as a resource and the management of deer hunting to perpetuity.

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Upcoming Events

Australian Deer available on newstands in February

The ADA bi-monthly magazine, Australian Deer, will be on sale at your nearest newsagency in February for $9.95.

Bookings now open for Vic Hunter Ed Course (May)

The renowned ADA Victorian Hunter Education Course is being held in May at Forest Edge (Neerim East). You can book and pay on-line here or go here for more information.


Introductory Membership Offer - Ends Soon

Until the 31st of January 2015 NEW members of the Australian Deer Association can get their first year’s membership at half the usual price.