Duck Hunting Australia

Experience the Best of Australian Duck and Waterfowl Hunting

Welcome to Hunting Trips Australia, your premier destination for everything related to duck, geese, and waterfowl hunting. Whether you’re a seasoned hunter or a novice looking to start your hunting journey, Australia offers a diverse range of waterfowl species and spectacular hunting environments. From the wetlands of Victoria to the floodplains of Northern Australia, our country is home to some of the most exciting waterfowl hunting opportunities.

Why Hunt Ducks and Waterfowl in Australia?

Australia boasts a rich variety of waterfowl species, including the iconic Australian Wood Duck, Pacific Black Duck, and the majestic Magpie Goose. The diverse habitats across the country provide ideal conditions for these birds, ensuring a challenging and rewarding hunting experience.

Key Reasons to Hunt Waterfowl in Australia:

  • Diverse Species: Encounter a wide range of waterfowl species, each presenting unique hunting challenges.
  • Stunning Landscapes: Enjoy the breathtaking beauty of Australia’s wetlands, rivers, and lakes.
  • Abundant Opportunities: With various hunting seasons and locations, there are plenty of opportunities to engage in waterfowl hunting throughout the year.

Top Locations for Waterfowl and Duck Hunting

  1. Victoria: Known for its extensive wetlands and well-managed hunting seasons, Victoria is a hotspot for duck hunting enthusiasts.
  2. Northern Territory: The floodplains of the Northern Territory offer prime habitat for Magpie Geese, making it a top destination for hunters.
  3. Tasmania: The unique landscape of Tasmania is home to a variety of waterfowl, providing a unique hunting experience.

Essential Gear for Duck and Waterfowl Hunting in Australia

To make the most of your waterfowl hunting adventure, having the right gear is crucial. Here’s a list of essentials:

  • Shotguns and Ammunition: Choose a reliable shotgun and appropriate ammunition for waterfowl hunting.
  • Decoys and Calls: Effective use of decoys and calls can significantly increase your chances of a successful hunt.
  • Camouflage Clothing: Blend into your surroundings with high-quality camouflage gear.
  • Waders and Boots: Stay dry and comfortable with durable waders and waterproof boots.
  • Binoculars and Spotting Scopes: Enhance your spotting and identification of waterfowl with quality optics.

Regulations and Ethics

Responsible hunting is vital to preserving our natural resources and ensuring the future of waterfowl populations. Always adhere to local hunting regulations, including bag limits, seasons, and licensing requirements. Ethical hunting practices, such as ensuring clean kills and respecting wildlife habitats, are fundamental to maintaining the integrity of the sport.

Plan Your Waterfowl Hunting Adventure

Ready to embark on an unforgettable waterfowl hunting trip? Explore our comprehensive guides to the best duck, geese, and waterfowl hunting spots across Australia. Whether you’re looking for guided hunts or DIY adventures, Hunting Trips Australia provides all the information you need to plan your perfect hunting experience.

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If you would like to experience what duck hunting is all about down here in Victoria. Duck and Quail hunting Australia are offering a half or full day duck hunting experience. …
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Duck and Quail Hunting Australia
Duck or geese (Waterfowl)
Stalking, Hunting from a blind
1 day +
1 day
Join us in Victoria Australia for a duck hunt with a difference. Our clients travel from around the world to hunt with us….
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ABH Outfitters
Duck or geese (Waterfowl)
Hunting from a blind, Hound (Dog) hunting
1 day +
3 days
Guided hunts chasing the amazing Cape Barren Geese on one of Tasmania’s most beautiful islands….
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RockJaw Tours
Duck or geese (Waterfowl)
Stalking, Hunting from a blind, Hound (Dog) hunting
3 days +

Australian Deer Hunting Content

Australian Duck Species

Blue-winged Shoveler

Grey Teal

Chestnut Teal


Mountain Duck

Pink-eared Duck

Pacific Black Duck

Wood duck

Sources: GMA

Have you thought about maybe hunting in water buffalo, banteng or wild boar in Australia?

Click on the links above to find amazing hunting trip providers who specialise in hunting each of these species.

Have you thought about maybe hunting in New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria or Western Australia?

Click on the links above to find amazing hunting trip providers at each of these locations.