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Metanoia Ventures has been offering exceptional hunting experiences in New Zealand for over 10 years. Our team has the expertise and knowledge to ensure your best chances of a successful trip, no matter what your skill level is. We pride ourselves on providing personalized service to all of our clients, creating unforgettable memories that will last a lifetime.
The Metanoia Experience
Your Equipment & Transfers
Metanoia Ventures has a range of top-quality hunting equipment to ensure that you have the best experience possible. Our fleet of vehicles and partnerships with locally trusted helicopter companies are equipped to transport you to private estates or free range hunting locations, depending on your preference.
Free Range Hunting Expeditions
At Metanoia Ventures, we are passionate about time spent afield giving our clients the opportunity to hunt and live in remote areas of New Zealand.
All of our trips are tailored to suit your requests, and we are passionate about curating these trips with you prior to your arrival in New Zealand. Prepare to go to some of the most breathtaking locations in New Zealand - North & South Island locations available.
Your Luxury Stay & Experience
We also offer luxury accommodation for the duration of your stay, complete with private chef and host.
Looking for a wild experience? Our wall tents are ready to accommodate you in the heart of the picturesque New Zealand mountains.
Private Estate Hunting
We also offer private estate hunting opportunities where you are the sole hunters in the area. Our team has access to some of the most exclusive hunting estates in New Zealand, which are home to a wide range of game species including New Zealand Red Stag, Elk, Bison, Tahr, and Fallow.
Whether you're a beginner or an experienced hunter, our guides will ensure that you have a trip you'll talk about for years to come.
New Zealand is home to some of the most diverse hunting opportunities in the world. From the rugged mountains to the coastal plains, we have something for everyone.
North Island Hunting
South Island Hunting
Meet the Metanoia Team
Owner & Guide - TJ
Metanoia Ventures is led by TJ, who has over 10 years of experience in leading hunting expeditions throughout New Zealand. TJ's love for the great outdoors and his passion for hunting and tailoring trips is evident in everything he does. He thrives on the opportunity to help others achieve their goals.
At Metanoia Ventures, we understand that hunting isn't just about the thrill of the chase - it's also about the culinary experience that comes with it. That's why we're proud to have Chef Liam as part of our team - his expertise in butchery, cooking, and presentation are second to none. He has cooked in some of the most renowned restaurants in New Zealand and Rarotonga and is highly skilled at creating unique dishes show casing some of the finest combinations of New Zealand game and seasonal New Zealand produce. From field to plate, we guarantee a dining experience that is both delicious and memorable.
Jono is a key member of our hunting team at Metanoia Ventures. He's renowned as the mountain goat of the team, with a tireless stamina for traversing the rugged terrain. In addition to hunting, Jono is also our main fishing guide, with an unrivaled knowledge of the best spots to catch the biggest fish. With a love for the great outdoors and a passion for sharing his knowledge with others, Jono is an essential part of our team.