Bega Rifle Club

Our aim is to conduct and promote safe target rifle shooting activities
and events in a range of shooting disciplines.

Bega Rifle Club shoots at the Tarraganda range on the eastern edge of Bega.

The club competes at ranges from 100 yards back to 600 yards in a variety of disciplines (see below). Electronic targets are used for the longer ranges.

Competitions are held on Sunday afternoon from 1pm. The club doesn’t shoot on the 1st Sunday of the month but holds a rimfire competition the day before (Saturday) at 10am.

Target Rifle

Single shot target rifle in .308W or .223R calibre fired from the prone position using a sling and peep sights.

FClass – Standard

.308W or .223R calibre fired from the prone position using telescopic sights and using a front and rear rest for the rifle.

FClass – Open

Any calibre up to 8mm fired from the prone position using telescopic sights and using a front and rear rest for the rifle.

Sporting / Hunter Class

Standard factory-made sporting/hunting/varmint rifle of 6.5kg or less including any telescopic sight or bipod.

Free Class Rimfire Target Shooting

22 Rimfire at 100 yards fired from the prone position using telescopic sights and using a front and rear rest for the rifle.

Field Class

Standard factory-made sporting/hunting/varmint rifle of 5.5kg or less including any telescopic sight. Course of fire is a combination of application, rapid and snap shooting at 100, 200 & 300 yards.