The J & W Bruce Rifle Range
Due to the current Covid situation and that the Omicron variant has not yet peaked, it was decided at a committee meeting on the 19th January to Postpone the 2022 Newcastle Branch AGM 3 months to allow for the peak expected in January/February and with most people still to receive a third dose booster vaccine. It was decided to postpone to keep members as safe as we can.
The Annual General Meeting is now scheduled to be held at the Range property on May 14th 2022 starting at 10.30am for Newcastle Branch members only.
Committee of the SSAA Newcastle Branch
Range Covid Update
Due to the ever changing face of Covid 19 the N.S.W Government advises the reinstatement of the need to wear face masks indoors and the need for mandatory QR Check in’s. From the First day 8th January 2022 members will be required to wear Face masks and QR Check in
Secretary SSAA Newcastle
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