Set your sights on safety The first step to compliant shooting sports participation and firearms ownership From 50 metres to 500 metres, from the bench, prone and standing Family friendly, beginner to experienced And the smiles are a certainty From smallbore to fullbore, precision benchrest competition tests your metal and your shooting skill Make new friends and spend time with old friends, social, friendly, competitive and safe Real Adventure Shooting Activity lets you come and try the shooting sports in a safe and controlled environment for men and women, young and old A sport that does not favour men over women, tall over short, powerful over mild physique, it is the great equaliser Competition, practice, tuition, and safety in a welcoming environment for all

Harry Madden Memorial Benchrest Championships

S.S.A.A. (Brisbane) is extremely proud to host

August 4, 5 & 6, 2017

 Madden Range, 292 Mt Petrie Road, Belmont, Qld, 4153
Practice Day Friday August 4, 2017. Benchrest area is closed. Standing post for general use on Friday ONLY.

Rifle Range CLOSED Saturday August 5 & Sunday August 6 for the Harry Madden Memorial Benchrest Championship.

Harry Madden
Harry Madden

Benchrest Match Program

  • Friday August 4 - Official Practice Day
  • Saturday August 5 - 100 and 200 yard Light Benchrest
  • Sunday August 6 - 100 and 200 yard Heavy Benchrest

7.00am Weigh-in and sign-on each day. Competition commences at 8.00am each day.

Current SSAA Membership Card and Firearm Licence required.

Food and accomodation

  • Canteen Open for Lunch on Saturday and Sunday
  • Accommodation Available On Site
  • Powered sites for caravans and campers $5.00 per person per night
  • Bookings required with nominations

Nomination fee

  • Benchrest Classes – Adults $50.00 ($45) per class, Juniors half fee
  • 10% discount (amount shown in brackets) if nomination fees paid in FULL by closing date

Click here for nomination form

Entries Close Friday, July 21, 2017

Range Safety Video

Please watch this safety video before visiting our range.

training video

Pistol Participation

Pistol participation returns for the period 1st July 2016 to 30th June 2017, ARE NOW DUE. The form is to be submitted to the club by 28th July 2017. Click here to download the form.


Harry Madden Benchrest Championships

August 5 & 6
Rifle Range closed

Target Pistol State Championships

Pistol range closed
August 12 & 13

Field Rifle State Championships

Rifle range closed
September 2 & 3

500M Fly State Championships

Rifle range closed
October 21


All Firearms Licence holders must present their current Firearms License for inspection. All unlicensed persons from age 11 must show current photo ID.

No Comply - No Entry

Range Hours

Monday to Thursday: 1pm-5pm

Friday, Saturday, Sunday: 8am-5pm

Range closed: Good Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day & half Anzac Day

Public Holidays Excluding Mondays: 8am-5pm

Office Open: Monday-Friday: 9am-4pm

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