The Maryborough Rifle and Pistol Club caters for a full range of competition shooting events including silhouette prone rifle and also Olympic style target shooting with rifle and pistol.

On the outdoor ranges .22 calibre rifles and .22 up to .38 calibre pistols are used. Air rifles and air pistols are used on the indoor ranges.

Recent News

  • Next Safety Course - 24 October The next course in Firearms Safety to be conducted at the Maryborough range is 24th October.  For more details see:Safety Courses.
    Posted 28 Sep 2020, 04:27 by Maryborough Rifle and Pistol Club
  • Maryborough Rifle Championships 2020 The Maryborough Rifle Championships, which were cancelled back in June due to COVID-19 restrictions will now go ahead on 17 - 18 October 2020 at the Walker St range in Maryborough.  This event will be operated under a COVID safe plan.The October weekend is traditionally the Maryborough Master Games shoot.  However with the master games not going ahead in 2020, it was decided to host the Maryborough Rifle Championships on the October weekend in it's place.This will be the first open competition on the Walker St range since it was re-opened for shooting in February, after being closed for 7 years.  This is an open event to all current QTS affiliated members, it includes events for ...
    Posted 16 Sep 2020, 03:25 by Maryborough Rifle and Pistol Club
  • COVID-19 Stage 2 Update The Maryborough Rifle Championships, which were due to be held next weekend (13-14 June) are cancelled due to COVID-19.  Despite the Stage 2 restrictions coming into effect yesterday (1 June), running a prize meeting with a limitation of 20 people on the premises is not feasible.The Fraser Coast Show in May was also cancelled and for the first time in 42 years the club did not run it's annual food stall at the show, our main fundraiser for the year.  Planning for an open day/come-n-try has also been put on hold for the time being.  This has meant a slow start to a year the club was expecting to be one of it ...
    Posted 2 Jun 2020, 04:30 by Maryborough Rifle and Pistol Club
  • We're Back! The official re-opening of our Walker St range was held 18 February 2020 and was attended by Queensland Target Sports President Jamie Webb, Federal Member for Wide Bay Llew O'brien and Councilor Denis Chapman.Normal club shooting has resumed as per the calendar.This year the club will also be hosting three prize shoots:Maryborough Rifle Championships (June)Maryborough Master Games (October)Maryborough Pistol Championships (October or November, date TBA).There will also be a come and try day held later this year for new shooters. Date TBA.
    Posted 27 Feb 2020, 04:00 by Maryborough Rifle and Pistol Club
  • Council Approval Today we have been advised by Fraser Coast Council that we have approval to commence using our ranges for shooting. We are awaiting formal notification of this which we hope to receive in the very near future. A club meeting has been set for Sunday 2nd February, 1:30pm to discuss the shooting programme calender.  Hope to see as many members at that meeting so you can have an input to our calender.
    Posted 16 Jan 2020, 03:08 by Maryborough Rifle and Pistol Club
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