Cuttin’ Timber

Cuttin’ Timber

You can’t go shooting every day, well that’s what folks tell me anyway.  Hunting buddy Mike and I are planning on getting out early tomorrow to further explore a nice new block of country.  The property manager reports a dead cow that pigs have begun to feed on. ...

Back to Business

We got home last night after being away for most of the last five weeks.  A family Christmas and then the arrival of the first grandchild kept us hopping. What a difference two weeks (and 380mm, 15 inches, of rain) makes.  It was only from New Year ’s Day that we...

Gmail Security Vulnerability

There is a serious and expanding hacker threat to Google and Gmail accounts that requires individual user awareness and action. It is a sophisticated and sneaky phishing attack that is catching even experienced internet users, so average folks will be easy meat unless...
Shooting Rests

Shooting Rests

For shooting in open country a good rifle rest is essential.  I have found that in steep ridge country even the long legs of my Champion 23” bipod are too short.  However, in open rolling or flat country they are ideal, especially when waiting to bushwhack wild dogs....
The New aussiehunter

The New aussiehunter

Regular visitors would have noted that the site has been down for a few days.  That was to allow for some major changes.  These have now been largely implemented and the site is back up again.  There is still more to be done, but hopefully that can be done while the...

Ridge Hunting

Thanks to all for the messages of condolence.  We attended the funeral for our old friend and spent a few days catching up with other old friends who had likewise made the journey.  We ate too much and drank too much, in reminiscing and celebrating a life well lived....