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Newzengland Ltd - Clay Shooting & Archery Services

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Had a fantastic family experience with Neil and his dog Ted. Neil met us at reception at Terrace... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
William U
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Had a great time today with Neil. He is a fabulous coach and had us all destroying the clays in a... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
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623 Coleridge Road | Windwhistle, Christchurch RD 1, New Zealand
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Reviewed 18 February 2014

The archery and clay shooting was a Christmas present for my partner and we went to Terrace Downs on the weekend. Neil is a very friendly, patient and enthusiastic instructor who shows a genuine interest in his sports and wants everyone to have a great...More

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Neil G, Owner at Newzengland Ltd - Clay Shooting & Archery Services, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2014

Obviously Wii was a good warm up for the real thing!!! I am thrilled that your first time holding a real gun was a fantastic experience for you - my goal is to make clay shooting as fun as possible in a safe and friendly...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic family experience with Neil and his dog Ted. Neil met us at reception at Terrace Downs Golf Course and quickly had us having a ball learning the basics of archery. In no time at all he had all of us hitting the...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Had a great time today with Neil. He is a fabulous coach and had us all destroying the clays in a very short time. Good value.

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Neil G, Owner at Newzengland Ltd - Clay Shooting & Archery Services, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

I still have a lot of fun, even after all these years, watching you guys smash your first clays. It's great to hear that you thought it was good value and that you had such a great time.

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

I bought the Mini Olympic Challenge for my partners birthday. We have two boys, 8 and 6. This whole experience was fantastic. We arrived and met Neil, who was just great, makes you feel really at ease and great with ‘enthusiastic’ kids. Ted (the dog)...More

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Neil G, Owner at Newzengland Ltd - Clay Shooting & Archery Services, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

I'm thrilled that I could put you all at ease when you were completely out of your comfort zone and help you have such an enjoyable experience. It was a delight meeting you all and your children were so well behaved. Ted and I look...More

Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Cannot say enough good things about our afternoon clay target shooting! Awesome instruction, great location, great equipment! Neil really looked after us! I hit way more targets then I was expecting to and my wife who was hesitant to have a shot hit 2 for...More

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Neil G, Owner at Newzengland Ltd - Clay Shooting & Archery Services, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

Just keep on saying good things about us - hahaha!!! We are very fortunate to have such an awesome 'office' - never get sick of the view. I'm very pleased that your wife, who initially was very apprehensive, had a go and to hit 2/2...More

Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Neil, you were outstanding! Thank you for the incredible experience! Your expertise, patience and easy going attitude made this activity so much fun! I had never even held a gun before and you somehow managed to help me shoot 9/10 clay targets on my first...More

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Neil G, Owner at Newzengland Ltd - Clay Shooting & Archery Services, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

Ted's definitely the star of the show!!! I'm pretty sure that I didn't hit 9/10 clays on my first go so hats off to you!!! Very pleased that you had such a great experience and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

My Partner & I booked the Clay shooting as something different for her. Personally I thought I knew it all about shooting clays with a few small flaws and my partner had never held a gun. THIS WAS THE BEST EXPERIENCE FOR BOTH OF US....More

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Neil G, Owner at Newzengland Ltd - Clay Shooting & Archery Services, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

It just goes to show that people can have a lot of fun together whether they've tried clay shooting before or not. Our aim is to get everyone to smash at least one clay during their time with us!

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

My husband and I tried archery and claybird shooting and had such an amazing time. Neil is so friendly and explains everything so well and makes sure you have fun. We can't wait to come back again and wouldnt hesitate to recomend it to others.

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Neil G, Owner at Newzengland Ltd - Clay Shooting & Archery Services, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

We're really pleased that you had such an amazing time. We look forward to seeing you again and thank you for recommending us to others.

Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Group of 6 of us had a great time and everyone was impressed with Neil’s professionalism and ability to personalise the experience.

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Neil G, Owner at Newzengland Ltd - Clay Shooting & Archery Services, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

We pride ourselves on personalising the experience for each individual group dependent on their skill level and what they want to achieve. This makes for a much more enjoyable time for everybody. We're really happy that you had such a great time.

Reviewed 2 April 2018

We had a reasonably large family gathering at Canterbury High Country Villas at Terrace Downs and a good number of us opted to do the mini challenge involving archery, chipping and clay bird shooting and we all had an awesome time and heaps of laughs....Neil...More

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Neil G, Owner at Newzengland Ltd - Clay Shooting & Archery Services, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

As we're a small family-run business it's great to see other families come along and have a great time with lots of fun and laughs. We love meeting new people and chatting about their experiences and sharing ours. Look forward to seeing you again in...More

Reviewed 25 March 2018

My partner and I had such fun! Neil was fantastic, really good at explaining all the in's and outs of the guns and what it was going to take for us to hit some clays. He did it in such a way that it was...More

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Neil G, Owner at Newzengland Ltd - Clay Shooting & Archery Services, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

We try to make it as uncomplicated and enjoyable as possible for beginners, at the same time having the thrill of smashing clays.

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Muriel v
6 November 2016|
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Response from NJG14 | Property representative |
The cost of the archery is $40pp and the clay shooting is $80pp. This is inclusive of lesson, use of equipment, safety gear and up to 25 cartridges and clays.
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Tim_N-U
21 June 2015|
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Response from Neil G | Property representative |
HI Tim. Many thanks for your enquiry, The Mini Olympic Challenge consists of 3 activities these are Archery, Clay Shooting and a golf chipping skill. We instruct on all 3 activities and all the equipment is provided this... More
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