SSAA ACT Inc

 

SSAA Club/Sections contacts and Information

SSAA ACT Inc is a sport shooting association founded in 1966 and provides range facilities for members and members of the public to participate in target shooting activities.

SSAA ACT has a wide range of shooting disciplines for rifle, pistol and shotgun.

The SSAA ACT Shooting Complex on Hector McIntosh Grove in Majura has Range Officers in attendance Monday to Friday 9 am-4 pm and Sunday 9 am-12 noon, for members and licenced members of the public to engage in general target shooting sessions. Our formal shooting disciplines use the complex on Saturdays and Sunday afternoons.

People are encouraged to visit the range complex and watch the disciplines to gain knowledge about the different types of shooting matches.

Members general sessions
Contact: Range Office 02 6241 7313
Non-discipline specific general shooting is held on Sunday mornings and weekdays. Targets are available for purchase. Range Officers are in attendance during these hours, Monday to Friday 9am-4pm; Sunday 9am-12 noon; range open from 9am-4pm on any fifth Sunday of the month.

Air Rifle
Contact: Stephen Bolton 0427 735 393 sbbolton@hotmail.com
10m Air Rifle events, including scoped air rifle. Every Wednesday at the Air Gun Range from 6.30pm

Benchrest
Contact: Alex Chryss 0450 812 639 achryss@ozemail.com.au
When benchrest is mentioned, many people think it means highly modified or tricked up (not to mention expensive) rifles. Whilst many have custom built rifles for some events, there are plenty of competitions in Hunter Class in which any magazine fed hunting rifle may be used. 4th Saturday of each month at 10am

Hunter Bench rest Contact Hugh Poate hugh.poate@netspeed.com.au

Shoots at 2pm on the fourth Saturday of each month

Big Game Rifle
Contact: Willo Cameron 0408 222 799 willo@glengalla.com.au
2nd Saturday of each month on the Terry O'Brien Range at 8.30am

Black Powder Section
Contact: Rudy Schneider 0417 772 322 rudi@netspeed.com.au
This Section covers all firearms using black powder: pistol (muzzle-loading, cap-and-ball, and cartridge); rifle and shotgun (muzzle-loading and cartridge); and cannon. The competitions are conducted under SSAA Black Powder Rules. Black Powder shoots 1st and 3rd Sunday at 1pm

Black Powder Firearms Club
Contact: Steve Kelo 0402 499 223 sskelo2@bigpond.com
The other Black Powder Club on the SSAA ACT complex.

Canberra Air Rifle Club
Contact: Rob Wieland 0406 375 091 robert.wieland@education.gov.au
ISSF Air Rifle including ARAA competitions and events. Every Monday and Thursday night at the Air Gun Range from 6.30pm.

Collectors Section
Contact: Josephine King 0424 292 115 Secretary.ssaa.act@gmail.com
Antique and collectible firearms.

Combined Services
Contact: David Thompson 0468 513 265 mfc.ssaa.act@iinet.net.au
The Combined Services Section was formed to cater for the owners of military style rifles. A growing interest in military pistols has extended the section to cover these as well. No modification of firearms is allowed - they must be in "as issued" condition. So if you are interested in military firearms you will be more than welcome. Pistol 1st Sunday; Tactical Rifle 2nd Sunday; Rifle 4th Sunday; all 1pm

Federal 500 metre Fly Shoot
Contact: Alex Chryss 0450 812 639 achryss@ozemail.com.au
This tests the ability of shooters to achieve accuracy with rifles at 500m. Five shots are fired at a paper target featuring a picture of a blowfly as the bullseye. The rifles used can weigh up to 50lbs, be up to .49 calibre and must have a safe self-contained trigger. Competitions held twice a year

Field Rifle/3-Position
Contact: Russell Cooper 0428 277 921 actfieldrifle@yahoo.com.au
This discipline uses rimfire and centrefire rifles in positions encountered in the field, over distances ranging from 25 to 200m. Shooting positions include standing, sitting, prone. 3rd Saturday 9.30am

Gun Dogs
Contact: Kaye McIntyre 0409 113 835 kayemc1@bigpond.com

Conservation and Wildlife Management
Contact: Kaye McIntyre 0409 113 835 kayemc1@bigpond.com

NSW R Licences
Contact: Kaye McIntyre 0409 113 835 kayemc1@bigpond.com
Please see the R Licence page on this website for course dates.

Junior Development Section
Contact: Email the Juniors team on ssaa.actjds@gmail.com or call Miles on 0414 594 808
This section operates to develop and encourage the sport of target shooting and to promote firearms safety awareness to young persons under 18 years of age. Qualified Ranges Officers supervising at all times. Beginners very welcome, club guns available. 1st and 3rd Sundays 8.45 to 11.45am

Lever Action
Contact: Colin Rees 0407 825 224 rees.col@gmail.com
Lever Action was originally for your standard "cowboy" gun, 30/30, 44/40 etc. If you have any magazine fed lever action rifle, rim or centre fire, standard open sights, come along to this section. 2nd Saturday 12 noon

Majura Pistol Club
Contact: Jo King 0424 292 115 or email Majurapc@gmail.com
This club offers a variety of matches, Service Pistol, Field Pistol Silhouette, SSAA Target Pistol, Air Pistol and Single (Cowboy) Action. We shoot a combination of Saturdays and Sundays, there is something on each weekend. New members welcome.

Rifle Metallic Silhouette
Contact: Dave True 0423 043 663
In this discipline steel targets in the shape of animals are knocked down. Ranges for centrefire are 200-500m; rimfire 40-100m. Shorter ranges for air rifle. All shooting is from the standing offhand position. It’s challenging and lots of fun. 1st Saturday 10am

Single Action Shooting
Contact: Allan Hasley 0411 300 951 allan.hj1@bigpond.com
These shooters are cowboys in the true sense of the word. They use single-action revolvers, lever action rifles and side-by-side shotguns. Steel targets at varying distances are used. Many shooters wear traditional cowboy dress. 3rd Sunday at High Noon.

Shotgun- Majura Park Gun Club (clay target only)

http://majuraparkgunclub.com.au
mpgc.publicofficer@bigpond.com

Sporting Shooters Pistol Club
Contact: Roger Barson 0407 126 634 president@sspcact.org.au
The SSPC conducts matches in all codes: Metallic Silhouette, Service, ISSF and Action Match. New shooters welcome, club pistols available to probationary licence holders during weekly coaching sessions

Members Delegates
Colin O'Mullane colino@internode.on.net 0414 637 837

Roger Leach rogertl@grapevine.net.au 0418 641 346

Brad Lake bagga.lake@gmail.com 0407 532 275