Hunter Education - QLD

Queensland Hunter Ed Course 2015

The 2015 course will run in the heart of red deer country at Lake Perseverance Centre 60 Minutes west of Brisbane. Book on-line here.

Participants enjoy a mix of theory and practical sessions covering:

  • Australia’s deer species
  • hunting and the law
  • firearm safety
  • firearms for deer
  • bushcraft and survival
  • animal welfare
  • deer tracking
  • stalking
  • carry out and break down
  • an intensive full afternoon field trip into deer habitat
  • caping and trophy care
  • meat care
  • deer management and considerations of the future of Australia’s wild deer and deer hunting.

The course presenters and organizers are all experienced hunters and give their time free of charge to ensure that as many hunters as possible can attend at a price which is as little as one third of that charged by commercial operators.

For all enquiries please email us here.


Branch Events

Gympie/Mary Valley

Butchering and caping demonstration at 'Wattle Grove Park' (Amamoor).  4pm start on Saturday March 28.  No cost.  Bring $20 and an esky/car fridge to take home some grass fed

Melbourne Branch Hunt

The Melbourne Branch will have it's first branch hunt for the year on 16th & 17th May. Ideal for new members. Email us here.

Riverina Gourmet Venison Day

The Rivena Branch is holding a Gourmet Venison Day on Saturday 23rd May at Apex Park Hall Lake Albert, Wagga Wagga, commencing 8.30am


Australian Deer on sale NOW

The January/February issue of the ADA bi-monthly magazine, Australian Deer, is on sale NOW at your nearest newsagency for $9.95. ADA members will have received their copy in the

Deer a Problem?

If you are a land manager seeking assistance with controlling deer numbers, click here to see how the ADA may be able to help.