Coldest experience of our lives! This photo was taken on a day where the fog was too heavy for us to hunt. So I decided to have a photo expedition. I'm wearing the Swazi 4wd pants, Severn top and Swazi beanie.

Winter Hunt in Dobson

Coldest experience of our lives! This photo was taken on a day where the fog was too heavy for us to hunt. So I decided to have a photo expedition. I’m wearing the Swazi 4wd pants, Severn top and Swazi …

Jason Murray

Happy 16th Birthday Owen!

Jason Murray came into Swazi HQ this week to get his 16yr old Wapiti repaired.  After 16 years of use the jacket had a broken dome – that’s it – just one little broken dome!  He’s handing the legacy onto …

Swazi Kits Out Rescue Chopper Crew

Swazi Kits Out Rescue Chopper Crew

There’s a new piece of kit in Palmerston North Rescue Helicopter’s hangar. What’s more, that kit was designed and made by Swazi! At Thursday’s handing over ceremony held at the Rescue Base in Palmerston North, General Manager Sharee Harper told …

Cathryn Christie Swazi

Fly Camping In The Ruahines

With my Nahanni Jacket on, fly camping in the Ruahines in early April.The weather was good but with a cold wind, I was glad I had on my warm jacket!

We went out for a back country fly fishing trip in the Tararua Ranges. Here is a photo taken with us dressed in the world’s best. From left to right: Benjamin Pigott, Daniel Mcintyre, Rainer Claussen and John Gummer.

Tararua Ranges Fly Fishing Trip

We went out for a back country fly fishing trip in the Tararua Ranges. Here is a photo taken with us dressed in the world’s best.  From left to right: Benjamin Pigott, Daniel Mcintyre, Rainer Claussen and John Gummer.

My First Deer

My First Deer

I was working for D.O.C. this summer cutting tracks in the Ruahines and had been given an old 303 and a box of original millatary ammo. We were doing some pretty big days on the hill and getting back to base pretty late most nights. On one particular evening however we got back with a couple of hours…