Quail hunting 2017 open season

The open season for Stubble Quail (Coturnix pectoralis) throughout the state is from sunrise on Saturday 18 February 2017 until sunset on Sunday 13 August 2017 between the daylight hours from sunrise to sunset.

Bag limit

Hunters may only take 25 Stubble Quail in total per person per day.

Where can I hunt?

Find out where you can hunt on unalienated Crown lands.

Quail hunting is prohibited on all South Australian game reserves. 


Apply for a quail hunting permit for the 2017 open season.