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

  • February 2021 Update The club is back into the swing of things with the first month of club shooting already completed.  Some work was also completed on the range over the Christmas period including:Electrical connection between top and bottom rangesInstallation of solar panel systemReplacement of water main to both rangesElectronic Air targets installedA calendar of the club shoots for the first half of 2021 has been updated and posted, see Calendar.Prize shoots for this year will be the Maryborough Pistol Championships 12 - 14 March and Maryborough Rifle Championships and Masters Games 16 - 17 October.The next safety course to be conducted at the Maryborough range will be Sat 13th February 9am.  See Safety Courses for more ...
    Posted 6 Feb 2021, 17:00 by Maryborough Rifle and Pistol Club
  • 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 Sept 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 Sept 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
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