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Melbourne Gun Club News & Results

We'll be bringing you the latest Melbourne Gun Club news, event results and general items of interest from the world of clay target shooting.

Don't forget to check our Shoot Program page for the latest information on upcoming clay target shooting events to be held at the Melbourne Gun Club.

Stay up-to-date with all the news around the traps!

 

Melbourne Gun Club wishes to thank the following sponsors for the 3 Day Yarra Valley DTL Championships. Please think of our supporters when you make your next purchase. Their kind support made this event possible.

Kaymar 4WD - www.kaymar.com.au
Paramount Projects - Craig Patterson 0409 709 637

 

CLUB RESULTS: 02/08/2014

Cold and chilly conditions outside, open wood fire, gas heating and good company inside the nearly completed refurbished club house certainly made the day more enjoyable for the 9 DTL and 5 Skeet teams who entered the competitions.

Thanks to all Committee and Members who assisted on the day!

Don't forget to check our August Shoot Program for full details of the events being held at the Melbourne Gun Club.


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Glasgow Commonwealth Games: CONGRATULATIONS!

On behalf of the Melbourne Gun Club Committee & Members, sincere congratulations  are extended to Laura Coles (Skeet), Latisha Scanlon & Adam Vella (Trap) on their 'golden success' at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.

A superb effort to be very proud of!

Darryl Johnston (President)

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CLUB RESULTS: 26/07/2014

Wintery conditions prevailed but the Club welcomed 7 DTL & 5 Skeet Squads for the competition program and appreciated the support of our members and visitors who attended.

Thanks to all Committee and Members who assisted on the day!

Don't forget to check our August Shoot Program for full details of the events being held at the Melbourne Gun Club.


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THANK YOU: Barry Humphris & Mt Evelyn Garden Centre

The Committee are currently having the old dead tree stumps removed and tidying up the club grounds.

Club Member Barry Humphris from Mt Evelyn Garden Centre (www.MtEvelynGardenCentre.com.au | 9737-0851 | 126 York Road, Mt Evelyn, 3796) has generously offered to donate 50 gum tree seedlings for the planting of new trees to further add improvement to the club grounds.

From all at the club, thank you Barry for this donation which is very much appreciated.

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MGC Committee Meeting Report (15/07/2014)

The latest Melbourne Gun Club Committee meeting was held on the 15/07/2014.  Read the full report here and keep up-to date on what happening in and around the Club.

Any members wishing to give feedback or raise any issues concerning the club, please speak to Darryl or Dallas so that the Committee can be made aware of these items.

Thank you, Cherilyn Wilson (Secretary).

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EXPRESSION OF INTEREST: MGC Canteen Operation 2014

The Melbourne Gun Club Committee have been advised that Mrs. Wendy Lagos, for personal reasons, will not be continuing as Manager of the MGC canteen.  Wendy has indicated she will stay until new management can be found.  The MGC Committee and Members would like to express their sincere appreciation to Wendy for her all wonderful efforts and great catering during her time with us.

As such the Committee seeks Expressions of Interest from any individuals or groups either internal or external, who may wish to operate the MGC canteen.

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Are YOU permitted to shoot at MGC?

Are YOU permitted to shoot at the Melbourne Gun Club?

Know what type of membership is required and avoid NOT being covered by insurance.

Find out if you have the right type of membership to shoot your chosen discipline at the Melbourne Gun Club!

Not abiding by the club rules means both you and the club are NOT covered by any insurance!

 

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CLUB RESULTS: 12/07/2014

With the day forecast to bring hail, sleet, snow and 20 mm of rain and not eventuating, this allowed the 7 DLT and 4 Skeet Teams to enjoy the program without any stoppage.

A warm welcome was extended to the MGC Skeet Members who attended to compete for their annual challenge and congratulations on their win.

Don't forget to check our July Shoot Program for full details of the events being held at the Melbourne Gun Club.


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South East Zone Team - 2014 Venues & Dates

SOUTH EAST ZONE TEAMS - 2015 VENUES & DATES

Round 1: NEPEAN on FEBRUARY 21ST
Round 2: MORNINGTON on APRIL 18TH (SHOT AT NEPEAN)
Round 3: WERRIBEE on JULY 12TH
Round 4: MORWELL on AUGUST 29TH
CARNIVAL: FRANKSTON on OCTOBER 10TH


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MGC Committee News

Due to work commitments interstate, Matt Dunkley has tendered his resignation from the Committee.

On behalf of the Committee and Members, I would like to extend our thanks and appreciation to Matt for all his hard work and input during the time He has served on the previous and present Committees, and his willingness to support all projects, competitions  and general club activities.

Best wishes Matt and we hope to see you back at the Club when work commitments allow you to attend.

Darryl Johnston (President).

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CLUB RESULTS: 05/07/2014

YES it rained, YES it was cold, BUT...

Trench, DTL and Skeet competitions were still contested and along with 34 Come & Try, guests the Club was very busy.

Don't forget to check our July Shoot Program for details of events being held at the Melbourne Gun Club in July.

 

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CLUB RESULTS: 28/06/2014

4 DTL Squads braved the very cold and bleak wintery conditions and the Committee would like to express their appreciation to those who supported the day.

Skeet Competition was again cancelled, but Members held a practice session instead.

Don't forget to check our July Shoot Program for details of events being held at the Melbourne Gun Club in July.

 

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WELL DONE Christian!

Congratulations to Melbourne Gun Club member Christian Lagos for winning the National Handicap at the 2014 National Skeet Championships in Wagga Wagga!

Click the 'Read More...' button below to view a full article on Christians performance published in the Leader Newspaper.

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HAPPY 21st BIRTHDAY!

Congratulations and best wishes to Travis Jackson who recently celebrated his 21st birthday!

And to all those Members, either adding or subtracting a year to their age this month, we hope you had a great day with lots more to following during the coming year!

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Welcome NEW MEMBERS

The Committee and Members warmly welcome the following new members to the Melbourne Gun Club during April, May & June 2014.

Kate Lamble, Glenn & Johnathon Pinder, Andrew & Thomas Wilson (Jnr), Vivienne Horwood, John Garnett, Michaella Kincaid (Jnr), Bradley Murray, Michael Le, Taylor Austin, Duncan Hughes-Gage, Aidan Crilly, Bayley Gerhardt (Jnr), Michael Laukart (Jnr), Aiden Webber (Jnr), George Mouzourakis, Adelaide & Declan Mort (Jnr), Kirra Bennett, Cameron Wendt (Jnr), Mark & Brett Llewellyn, Andrew Steel, Jackson, Shawn & Bailey (Jnr) Coulthardt and Evangelos Theodorou.

We hope you enjoy your time here and if you have any queries, please do not hesitate to speak to a Committee or Office Staff who are only too happy to assist.

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It's a Boy!

Best wishes and warmest congratulations from the Committee and Members to Daniel and Jess White on the safe arrival of their Baby Son and to proud Grandparents Tina & Darren!

Welcome to the world Owen Scott, born 18th June 2014, at 8lbs 3oz.

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MGC Committee Meeting Report (17/06/2014)

The latest Melbourne Gun Club Committee meeting was held on the 17/06/2014.  Read the full report here and keep up-to date on what happening in and around the Club.

Any members wishing to give feedback or raise any issues concerning the club, please speak to Darryl or Dallas so that the Committee can be made aware of these items.

Thank you, Cherilyn Wilson (Secretary).

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CLUB RESULTS: 14/06/2014

Wet and cold conditions resulted in less numbers being present.

Unfortunately Trench and Skeet Competitions had to be cancelled due to little support for these two competitions.

7 DTL squads completed in the planned events and thanks is extended to our visitors and members for their support.

Don't forget to check our June Shoot Program for details of the events being held at the Melbourne Gun Club.

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South East Zone Round Three Results

South East Zone Round Three held at Frankston Australia Clay Target Club on the 1st June 2014 with 148 shooters.

View all the results from round three by clicking the 'View Results' button below.

Next Round is at Melbourne Gun Club on Saturday 23rd August 2014.

 

 

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CLUB RESULTS: 07/06/2014

The Club was very busy with 2 Come & Try Groups, totalling 48 guests. The winter conditions obviously kept more guests away.  7 DTL and 3 Skeet squads competed in cold and rainy conditions.

Our thanks and appreciation to 'Gilly' aka Adam Gilchrist, who attended as a guest and for being generous in taking the time to autograph a clay and sign our visitor’s book.

Don't forget to check our June Shoot Program for details of the events being held at the Melbourne Gun Club.

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CLUB RESULTS: 31/05/2014

Results from the Melbourne Gun Club's shoot program on Saturday 31st of May 2014.

Congratulations to all our members who competed at the National Skeet Championships in Wagga last week!

Don't forget to check our June Shoot Program for details of the events being held at the Melbourne Gun Club.

PLEASE NOTE: New competition start times of 11:30 unless otherwise noted!

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ISSF Junior World Cup, Suhl, Germany

Australia’s Junior Men's Trap Team winning bronze medal behind Italy and France.

Jack Wallace made the final on 120 and finished in fifth place, James Grice 116 and at his first international competition, Sam Bylsma 109.

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL!

WELL DONE!


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2014 UNIVERSAL TRENCH SERIES - Adelaide May 17th & 18th

The 2014 Universal Trench Series rolled on into Adelaide on May 17 & 18 for the final leg to select a team to represent Australia at the World Championships at Lonato in Italy in August, 2014.

International Gun Club was the host club for the weekend and a good roll up of shooters had entered and weather conditions for the event were PERFECT!

Not a breath of wind, some were actually asking were we in the right place?

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CLUB RESULTS: 24/05/2014

Smaller competition with 'Skeeties' still away at the Nationals, 6 DTL & 1 ISSF Trench squads presented to enjoy the planned program.

A Warm welcome was extended to our visiting competitors who supported the day.

Don't forget to check our June Shoot Program for details of the events being held at the Melbourne Gun Club.

PLEASE NOTE: New competition start times of 11:30 unless otherwise noted!

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Happy Retirement Kathleen & Peter Wilkins!

The Melbourne Gun Club Committee and Members warmly wish Kathleen & Peter Wilkins a happy retirement!

Kathleen & Peter have moved to reside in Wodonga but Kathleen will still remain as the Club’s Treasurer and we still see them around the club!

We wish them all the best for a happy retirement in Wodonga!

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MGC Committee Meeting Report (20/5/2014)

The latest Melbourne Gun Club Committee meeting was held on the 25/05/2014.  Read the full report here and keep up-to date on what happening in and around the Club.

Any members wishing to give feedback or raise any issues concerning the club, please speak to Darryl or Dallas so that the Committee can be made aware of these items.

Thank you, Cherilyn Wilson (Secretary).

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MGC Canteen Appointment

The MGC Committee, on behalf of its Members, warmly welcomes Mrs Wendy Lagos as our new canteen manager.  Wendy and her family will commence in June.  Wendy has assured the Committee that she will continue to serve a full range of nourishing goodies, snacks and the usual range of beverages.

The Committee wishes to express their sincere appreciation to Emily and Jenny Jackson for their excellent management during the past year and wish Emily every success with her new business venture at Seville!

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EXPRESSION OF INTEREST: MGC Canteen Operation

The Melbourne Gun Club Committee have been advised that Emily & Jenny Jackson will not be renewing their lease at the canteen due to Emily commencing a new business interest.  We wish her every success with this new venture and sincerely thank them both for all their assistance and catering which has been much appreciated by everyone at the club.

As such the Committee seeks Expressions of Interest from any individuals or groups either internal or external, who may wish to operate the MGC canteen.

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Melbourne Gun Club

192 Victoria Road
Yering, 3770
Victoria, Australia.

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Club Facilities

The Melbourne Gun Club is one of the biggest and best equipped in Australasia. We regularly conduct competitions in International Sport Shooting Federation (ISSF) and Australian Clay Target Association (ACTA) disciplines.