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Fully booked – Have a Crack at Long range Fullbore – Feb 23

Pictured: 800mtr Firing F-Class Std & Target Rifle

Pictured: 800mtr Firing F-Class Std & Target Rifle

Fully Booked


Licensed, love target sports but never had a chance to take it to the next level?

Ipswich and District Rifle Club will host a come and try event for anyone interested in trying their hand at Long range Fullbore rifle shooting. The event will be held Saturday Morning February 23rd 2019 from 9am at Ipswich and District Rifle Club‘s long range facility on SSAA’s Stewartdale complex.

The cost for day will be $40 (cash only no EFT facility) and will cover range fees, equipment hire, ammunition, information material and a bottle of water. You will also get the oppurtunity to try your hand at shooting long range with the assistance of experienced club members to coach you. Our hope is that you leave with an insight into the intricacies of Fullbore including prone positioning, sight picture, wind reading and a thirst for more!

unlicensed and junior shooters welcome also however you must be eligible to hold a QLD firearms license and minimum of 11 years of age. for more information or to register your interest email

Wondai RC OPM

PictureOver the long weekend Wondai Rifle Club held it’s first Open Prize Meet on the Hexta electronic target system. Ipswich member Ivor (FSB) flew the Flag for our club at the 2 day event. Ivor once again mastered the conditions to continue his good form taking 3rd in the Day 1 aggregate and 1st on day 2 finishing 2nd overall.  Congratulations Ivor!

Click the link below for full list of results.