The J & W Bruce Rifle Range (SSAA) at East Seaham is open for general shooting
The Shooters Fishers and Farmers Party has requested assistance to Man the polling booth for SF&F at the Upper Hunter By-Election on 24th May 2021. Any Member who can assist can contact Stephen Bowler on 0400960353 or SBowler@sff.net.au
As From the 1st May 2021 there is no longer the need to pre Book, all the range is open simply sign in and shoot. The committee ask that members be patient during times of high usage and remember the range is open until 5 PM Saturdays last sign in at 4:30 PM
Given the COVID-19 pandemic restrictions, Due to the high demand for a position on the firing line, the range is currently open to SSAA Newcastle members only to shoot.
Sundays (when open) return to 1/2 hr sessions and as always .22LR Rimfire STD velocity or under
Club competitions are now running dependent on availability of volunteer Range Officers
The opening of the range is contingent upon having adequate range staff to operate safely and that we are able to operate within the NSW Government Health guidelines and with their approval.
There will be copies of our COVID 19 Safety Plan available for perusal at the range
Please note there will be a zero tolerance for any breaches of these rules.
Please contact the Club President – Greg Cumming on ph. 0439 254 496 if you have any questions, concerns or issues.
Welcome to SSAA Newcastle Branch Inc
Driving directions to the SSAA Newcastle Inc range:
- Turn onto Italia Road from the Pacific Highway, 7.2 ks north of Raymond Terrace.
- Proceed to “T’ intersection with East Seaham Road, turn Right.
- Approximately 3.6ks,look for a set of white gates on the right.
- This is the range and on shooting days there will be a set of red flags on the gate.
- GPS : 668 East Seaham Road, Seaham, 2324