Please Note: There will be no brokerage or viewing of firearms in the armoury during the period between the 7th May and the 4th June 2013.
7 May 2013
QRA COUNCIL ELECTIONS
As required by the QRA Rules nominations are hereby called for the position of QRA Councillor as a number of Council members be due for re-election this year.
The following positions are open for nominations:
Zone 1 Michael Samuels (replacement for Andrew Mayfield)
Zone 2 Bret Harling
Zone 3 Colin Cole
Zone 3 David Hatherell (replacement for Rod Prayle)
Zone 4 Ray Truelson
- Those elected to the positions will fill the positions until 2016 (3 years).
- Nominations must be made on the relevant form, copy of which is attached.
- As indicated on the form, new nominees are required to submit a CV with their nomination.
Please also note that nominations must be received the QRA Executive Officer no later than close of business (4.30pm) on FRIDAY 31 MAY 2013.
P O Box 38
CARINA QLD 4152
(Paul Fletcher, Executive Officer)
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR QRA RIFLE TEAMS
1. QRA VETERANS TEAMS to contest the NRAA National Vets Championship - The next National Veterans Teams Championships are to be held at South Australia in October 2013. Call for NOMINATIONS for Coaches and Shooters. Closing date 17 May 2013. Details below.
2. QRA MARTIN BAXTER MATCH - TR TEAM, NSW RA Queens Prize Meeting, September 2013. Call for NOMINATIONS for Captain, Coaches and Shooters. Closing date 31 May 2013. Details below.
3. QRA FRASER SHIELD - TR TEAM, QRA Queens Prize Meeting, August 2013. Call for NOMINATIONS for Captain, Coaches and Shooters. Closing date 31 May
For more information about the Amnesty please go to the QPS Weapons Licensing Branch website.
QRA Update 11.04.13-Important Notice Regarding Explosives
Updates to QRA Clubs and Members;
OFFICIAL TEAM TRIAL AT COUNTRY vs CITY MATCH 13 -14 April 2013
18 March 2013
All members who have nominated, or intend to nominate, as a shooter or coach for any official Queensland Team this year need to be aware that the
Country vs City Teams Match is considered to be a team trial.
Be sure to get your nomination in to the QRA office. Closing date for nominations for the Country vs City Match is Friday 29 March 2013.
Nominations must be in writing and emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to P O Box 38, Carina, Qld, 4152.
Please advise name, club, team nominating for and contact information.
Download Full Details Here (PDF).
FEBRUARY 2013 – STANDARD SHOOTING RULES (SSR's)
After the last NRAA Board Meeting, the latest Electronic Version of the SSR’s is finally published.
Below are the new SSR’s plus a Cover Note with a summary of Rule changes.
These are also available for download from the NRAA Web Site.
Bob Pedersen - NRAA Rules Director
QRA Update - CALL FOR NOMINATIONS – QRA STATE TEAMS
A number of nominations have been called for Teams for captains, managers, coaches and shooters. A new page listing all these nominations has be created so they can be seen in one place. The page new can be found here.
NRAA NATIONAL VETERANS TEAMS CHAMPIONSHIPS - Captain.
QUEENSLAND STATE UNDER 25 TEAM, Victoria 2014.
QUEENSLAND STATE OPEN TEAM, Victoria 2014.
F CLASS (BOTH STANDARD AND OPEN) STATE TEAM, Tasmania 2014.
QUEENSLAND MATCH RIFLE TEAM.
Recognition of Tony Loughnan, Past President of NRANZ.
Important announcement from NRRA regarding australian veteran rifle shooters. view as a pdf here.
QRA Update 15-11-12 - IMPORTANT INFORMATION from Weapons Licensing Branch.
Please find below update from QPS Weapons Licensing Branch regarding Weapons Applications on-Line;
QRA Update 15-11-12 - Development Squad 2013 Download pdf here.
QRA Update 8-11-12 - Board Nominations View update here.
QRA Update 8-11-12 - Nomination Form for Board
QRA Update 7-11-12 - QRA/NRAA Membership Renewals 2013 View update here.
QRA Update 7-11-12 - Berger Projectiles
Update from George Edser the NRAA Ammunition Director. View update here.
QRA Update 5.8.12 - Electronic Target demonstration More information here.
QRA Update 25.7.12 - Important Notice regarding Explosives
Please find here Important Notice 15 for your information as released by the Explosives Inspectorate within the Department of Natural Resources and Mines.
Further information may be found on our website under Industry, Safety and Security information:
Safety and Health Division
Department of Natural Resources and Mines
Level 16, 61 Mary Street BRISBANE QLD 4000
QRA Update 25.7.12 - QUEENSLAND SHOOTING ASSOCIATION RAISES IMPORTANT ISSUES WITH MINISTER FOR POLICE.
As a result of a recent meeting with the Minister for Police he requested that the Association submit ten of the most important issues with him to address in regard to the Weapons Licensing Branch procedures and other issues of importance to the rifle shooting movement.
The attached document sets out the issues raised by members of the Association for consideration by the Minister.
The QRA supports these issues and will monitor the response from the Minister in due course. View the QSA Action Points for Minister of Police doument here (pdf).
QRA UPDATE 16.7.12 - upcoming changes to Weapons Licensing from Kay Blain, Team Leader of Permits, Registration and Dealers, Weapons Licensing, Queensland Police Service.
If you have any further questions regarding these please to contact Weapons Licensing on 07 3015 7777.
QRA UPDATE 12.6.12 - Update from QPS and QSA Meeting 14.5.12
QRA UPDATE 12.6.12 - Passing of Alastair McPherson
QRA UPDATE 12.6.12 - QRA Council Elections - Zone 1
QRA UPDATE 6.6.12 - QRA Council Elections
QRA UPDATE 27.4.12 - QRA VETS TEAM FOR WA 2012
QRA UPDATE 26.4.12 - HBC back in production