Firearms Licences

The J & W Bruce Rifle Range (SSAA) at East Seaham is open for general shooting

Covid Lock Down

Attention All Members, Due to the Covid Lockdown in Newcastle and Port Stephens Area, The SSAA Newcastle Seaham Range will Be Closed untill Further Notice.


Arthur Hodgetts 

Secretary SSAA Newcastle

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

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

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