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Author Archives: Gemmie Caranay

Here’s How to Attract More Women Shooters

Recently we sent out a newsletter asking “where are our women shooters”. We have spent some time questioning ladies we know who love shooting and their answers follow a pattern which is perfectly summarised in the following email from Sally Jones. Do your club’s standing orders include a caution on unacceptable language and behaviour? Perhaps it’s about time some clubs ...

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NFA Review

Yet again the people who are supposed to be serving Australia are choosing to listen to a very one sided argument made in response to misinformation and what i would consider uninformed hysteria generated by the media and some politicians looking to garner votes. It would appear that the entire consultation process, two and a half years and countless man ...

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Gun Laws

I am a tax paying citizen whom works hard to put food on the table for my family and pay my taxes and my way to keep you in a job. I obey the law and honor the members of my family that have fought for this country to keep it safe and free. I have very little pleasures in ...

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Freedom Does Not Come Free

I would like to ask as to why cat c firearms especially rim fire semi autos are not available to 98% of shooters. 22 rim fire semi auto are a usable tool and sporting item used in many countries including New Zealand, Canada and England. However in Australia with the most feral animal problems in the world refuses to trust ...

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Adler recategorisation

Hi, I’m writing to you, as I have done plenty of times and will not stop until our voices are heard. I see that coag are meeting to discuss the category change of lever action shotguns, This is a croc, it’s a blatant attack on law abiding firearms owners and it is well and truly not called for.<br /> By ...

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COAG meeting this coming Friday

I am writing to you in the wake of recent news that Lever Action Shotguns are going to be reclassified, at the COAG meeting this coming Friday . It has become obvious that QLD is in agreement with other states to go ahead with reclassification. Could you please address the following points: • What evidence was used for the basis ...

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Adler Recategorisation

I’m writing to you, as I have done plenty of times and will not stop until our voices are heard. I see that coag are meeting to discuss the category change of lever action shotguns, this is a croc, it’s a blatant attack on law abiding firearms owners and it is well and truly not called for. By making this ...

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Reclassification of the Adler A110 Lever Action Shotgun

I am writing to you to express my utter disapproval of the Australian Government in allowing the debacle surrounding Adler lever action shotgun to go this far. The classification review of the Adler from the start of the importation ban until now is making Australia the laughing stock of western nations of the world. The media is now reporting the ...

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COAG meeting this coming Friday

I am writing to you in the wake of recent news that Lever Action Shotguns are going to be reclassified, at the COAG meeting this coming Friday. It has become obvious that QLD is in agreement with other states to go ahead with reclassification. Could you please address the following points: What evidence was used for the basis of this ...

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COAG and Firearms Laws/Classification

I write with deep concern as to the issue of firearms categorisation including that of lever action shotguns. Firearms laws should be made on logic and evidence, not with scaremongering and blatant untruths that we have seen from politicians and the media of late. One of the recommendations from the Lindt Cafe siege was to simplify firearms regulations, what has ...

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