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Thread: Sparrowhawk Range

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    Sparrowhawk Range

    Targets from 100m to 2000m
    All calibers up to 50cal
    Range open 10-3 on the second Saturday of the month.
    Range fees $50
    Located in Albury area on certified range.
    Check sparrowhawknz for details and booking.
    Accommodation available.
    Training available.

    Also Sparrowhawk Long Rifle Match on 25-26 August. Magnum and Non Magnum classes.

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    That's a better range fee for the day. All the best guys see you in late August for the shoot.

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    Got the container dug in yet?

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    No we’re trying to find one for the square range first for the pistol club. Need to be the summer before could even attempt getting a container out there.
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    great news. now just need some free time.

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    Great facility
    Warm Barrels!

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    I was keen as to go and have a look at this range. Still waiting for a reply to my email though...


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    No dreamers allowed
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    Werawhakaui?

    Rule 4. Identify your target beyond all doubt.

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    looks like a real nice set up. Only thing I'd suggest after looking at the website and stated ranges is to add some LR gongs between the 1000m and 2km marks. A 1300 or 1500 m gong would be a good add if the topography allows.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gibo View Post
    No dreamers allowed
    Come on bro, gong shootings all I've got at the moment
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    "O what a day, what a lovely day"

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    there is one at a mile. Was hard to see misses so were going to clean it up around the target. Thought i got a hit on it with the 260 but it was through the strap. couldn't see any trace or misses at the time.

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    I'll miss the August shoot but hope to visit in September! Looks great!

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    @Dreamer Did you get nick to reply to you. He’s over on the west coast at the moment all his emails go through the computer so he won’t get to them till the weekend.
    Shooting schools coming up in September.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cowboy06 View Post
    Shooting schools coming up in September.

    Would love some more details.

 

 

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