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Guns drawn over ammunition limits as police warn of ‘negative publicity’

QUEENSLAND police have warned the State Government that imposing limits on ammunition sales could lead to “negative publicity” – a claim that has frustrated anti-gun advocates, who say police have allowed economics to drive gun-control policy. The State Government is yet to introduce limits on the sale of ammunition, despite agreeing to do so in the latest National Firearms Agreement ...

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Response to: Police Minister Mark Ryan

Recently Police Minister Mark Ryan uploaded onto his Facebook page, a heavily edited version of a video that I moderated in March last year. The edited video is a clear attempt at scare-mongering and playing politics with Tim Mander. In his comments that accompany the video, he manages to denigrate all Queensland licensed shooters, as well as a decent politician ...

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Response to: The Reason Behind the Gold Coast’s registered firearm surge

On the 2nd of January 2018, the following article, written by Alexandria Utting was published by the Gold Coast Bulletin (reproduced in full below, as the original article was only available to subscribers).  Here’s what Mr John-Paul Langbroek, state LNP Member for Surfers Paradise, recently had to say about gun ownership on the Gold Coast: “An increase in registered firearms ...

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The good, the bad and the ugly – Queensland Election Wrap Up!

The good, the bad and the ugly – Queensland Election Wrap Up video transcript. Hi, Graham Park here from Shooters Union, Queensland. Just wanted to give you the world’s most delayed election update from Queensland state election; the good, the bad, the ugly of the election campaign. The reason it’s delayed is, they couldn’t get a result for nearly three ...

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One Nation to allow shooters access to public lands

One Nation has announced their intentions to push for a NSW style (R-Licence) for QLD. The proposed arrangements would allow shooters in Queensland the ability to hunt game and feral animals on public lands. This news is welcomed by the Shooters Union and by all firearms and hunting enthusiasts alike. The policy has been developed and promoted by Jim Savage, ...

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Opinion Editorial: Self defence vs Firearm legislation

This video is in response to a recent article that featured in the Border News regarding a home owner’s response to an attempted home invasion at Bungowannah at 3.30am by an 18 year yearold man armed with a knife and a piece of wood. The full article is available here.   The purpose of this video is to discuss self-defense ...

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Bulletpoints Interview with Luke Brown

Bullet Points is your first source for firearms news and information in Australia. Luke catches up with our friends from LAFO Inc. Talking to the President Chris Howard about the shear incompetence of the Labor party in Queensland, and we discuss One Nation and many other things with the Vice President of the Shooters Union, David Brown.

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Katters Australian Party wants to abolish gun registration

Bob Katter took part in a recent western shoot at the Mareeba SSAA range. He joked that this might be the best way to bring the banks into line. Bob says KAP is the only party in Queensland that wants to do away with firearms registration which has been a long-held policy. Bob spent some time shooting at the range with pistol, ...

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Important: Check your gun storage complies…

Here’s a little trap for the unwary. A handgun licence holder has advised us he was recently broken into and his firearms, 13 rifles and 4 pistols, stolen. He was storing all of his firearms in a safe weighing 410 kg bare, not bolted down because he considered the weight of the safe to be sufficient in itself, according to ...

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