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Ultimate trophy hunting
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Two Men with New Zealand Red Stag Trophy from Venator Cardrona Safaris

Ultimate
Trophy Hunting

Venator Cardrona Safaris is home to one of the largest privately-owned trophy red deer herds in the South Pacific, for the ultimate big game hunt 

Couple enjoying a lunch at Venator Cardrona Safaris

Signature
Experiences

Situated in stunning Wanaka, Venator Cardrona Safaris has the ideal adventure package for the whole family in New Zealand’s #1 tourist destination

An evening view of Venator Cardrona Safaris Luxury Lodge

Luxury Lodge
& Cuisine

Venator Cardrona Safaris offers guests the very best of New Zealand – from accommodation and cuisine, to our warm hospitality and breathtaking landscape.

THERE IS ONE PLACE THAT HAS IT ALL

Welcome to the Sportsman’s Paradise

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WORLD CLASS TROPHIES

700+

Hunt the largest Red Stags in the world, at New Zealand’s exclusive Venator Cardrona Safaris Game Reserve.

700+

Our South Island game estates are home to ‘larger than life’ stags scoring in excess of 600 SCI and 20kg of antler.

600-700

600-700

500-600

Claim New Zealand’s finest stags with eye-catching heads, sizable mass, great width and strong scoring points.

500-600

View our majestic New Zealand Red Stags

Hunt the trophies you’ve been dreaming of