One of the features of the fallow deer is the pal-mated antlers, being flat similar to those of a moose, but on a smaller scale.
The Fallow Herds surrounding Queenstown are a beautiful black colour; however we also have access to the very rare and unique “White” Fallow.
The 'Rut" for fallow deer begins in April and continues until the end of May.
Hunting Fallow bucks is available March through September. Does (Female) and management animals can be hunted all year round.
The Fallow Buck During the 'Rut' gets very aggressive towards other animals and vegetation. They are very vocal with a croak like grunting noise as the Buck protects his females or issues his challenge to other Bucks.