Firearms Licences

The J & W Bruce Rifle Range

Attention Members; Reminder to Members that the first weekend in December 3rd and 4th, the range is closed for general usage.  This weekend is the Dave Billinghurst Memorial Score shoot.  Practice Friday, Saturday Heavy Centre Fire 100 and 200, Sunday Heavy Rim Fire 50 and 100


Committee J&W Bruce Range

SSAA Newcastle Branch



Attention The J & W Bruce Range will not be opening on the 2nd Sunday of the month until further notice.  The Range will be open the 1st and 3rd Sunday of the Month for 22LR Standard velocity ammunition.  Visitors and SSAA Members Welcome.




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

web design newcastle