Armidale Rifle Club

Armidale's Premium Rifle Club

The first evidence of a rifle club in Armidale came from a report in the Armidale Express on the 2nd September 1865 which stated that a number of gentlemen had assembled and agreed to the establishment of a rifle club in Armidale, and a committee was appointed to prepare rules for the running of the rifle club.

The rifle club as we know it today was formed in 1885 as the Armidale Volunteer Rifle Company and a rifle range reserve No 2865 was notified on the 8th January 1887 which became known as the Long Swamp Road Rifle Range...

Rifle matches every Sunday from 11am at the Wollomombi Rifle Range!


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ARMIDALE RIFLE CLUB NEWS There were five competitors competing in our 700yds match held on Sunday 26th June 2016. After a frosty start, the day ended up quite nice in the late stages. Only a slight breeze change with tricky mirage conditions. F-Class standard was won by Ian Moffatt with a score of 112.3. John McClenaghan won target rifle with a score of 84.2 F Class standard B Grade: Ian Moffatt 55.2 57.1 112.3 Derry Crisp 57.5 53.2 110.7 Stuart Cleghorn 53.0 51.0 104.0 Bob Thrift 47.0 ( one stage only) 47.0 Target Rifle: John McClenaghan 41.1 43.1 84.2 The Armidale Rifle Club’s next competition will be another 700 yards match to be held on Sunday the 3rd June 2016. Competition commencing at 11am. If you are interested in trying target rifle shooting as a sport please go to the Armidale Rifle Club website at www.armrc.com.au for contact details and range location.

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Ph (Capt)         02 6772 9116
                       0427 729 116
Ph(V Capt)      02 6657 5242
Ph Secretary   02 6772 2015
Email: secretaryarmrc@gmail.com