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Try Shooting program is currently unavailable due to the transfer of Firearm Registration permits.

Want to try target shooting?

With no licence needed, you can aim and shoot at an Olympic standard shooting venue using the new LS25/50 laser technology.

Who can participate?

Anyone 12 years of age and older that meets all requirements of the NSW Police P650 declaration (PDF, 307.39 KB).

All minors (12 to 17 years) must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian (with Medicare card or Birth Certificate as proof).

All participants must read and adhere to our terms and conditions (PDF, 91.26 KB).

What firearm can I use?

You can try out .22 pistol or .22 rifle shooting or even book into two sessions and try both.

What does the experience include?

  • One-on-one supervision
  • 50 rounds of .22 ammunition (pistol or rifle)
  • Firearm hire
  • Range hire
  • Safety equipment (hearing protection and safety glasses)
  • Safety briefing (compulsory)

Note: Due to supervision requirements not all participants can shoot at once.

What else do I need to know?

Make sure you read our Range Rules for legal, identification and dress and behavioural codes, and risk information before booking in. 

Note: Electronic driver's licences will be permitted only when displayed  live within the Service NSW app. 

View terms and conditions (PDF, 91.26 KB)

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