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LATEST UPDATES FROM THE SHOOTERS UNION CAMPAIGNERS

Cook Voters – Have you met Tanika?

We’re doing the hard work for you to screen candidates. Meet the Shooters Union Endorsed Candidate for COOK – TANIKA PARKER Shooter’s Union Australia delegate, David Brown interviews Member for Hill Shane Knuth & Cook Candidate Tanika Parker. This is your opportunity to learn more about the concerns in your electorate and how your candidate plans to make improvements. Tune ...

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Condamine Voters – you need to watch this.

We’re doing the research for you, so you don’t have to. Meet your Candidate in Condamine. GREG PRIEBE Shooter’s Union Australia delegate, David Brown interviews Pauline Hanson’s One Nation Party candidate Greg Priebe This is your opportunity to learn more about the concerns in your electorate and how your candidate plans to make improvements. Tune in and MAKE YOUR VOTE ...

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Gympie Members – watch this!

Meet The Candidate for Gympie – Anthony Perrett Shooter’s Union Australia President, Graham Park interviews Member for Gympie Anthony Perrett. This is your opportunity to learn more about the concerns in your electorate and how your candidate plans to make improvements. Tune in and MAKE YOUR VOTE COUNT!

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Shooters Union NSW appoints State Co-ordinator

SHOOTERS Union is stepping up its presence in New South Wales with the appointment of Craig Golding as our state co-ordinator. An experienced and passionate shooter with decades of experience in the industry, Craig will be focussing on legislative change and fighting for a fair go for the hundreds of thousands of law-abiding firearms in the First State, while current ...

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Submission to the Firearms & Weapons Legislation Amendment (Criminal Use)Bill 2020

Submitted by: SUNS Shooting Club IncorporatedPO Box 246Glenorie, NSW 215710th August 2020Email: nsw@shootersunionnsw.com.auPhone: 0499 148 814 SUNS Shooting Club Inc. is an approved shooting club, having approvals in rifle, shotgun and handgun disciplines, plus collecting, as issued by NSW Police Firearms Registry. Having approximately 700 members across NSW, many of our members are very concerned about the intent and implications ...

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Vote Labor Last 2020

We have a very real chance at voting out the ALP in Queensland’s state election (set for October 31) – and we need every single one of you reading this to help make it happen. A story in The Australian on July 31st – “Popular Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk but poll party postponed” (paywalled)” – notes a Newspoll survey is ...

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Legal Win Proves Firearms Registries are Pointless

The legal victory of a Geelong gun dealer over improper record keeping charges throws the entire point of a firearms registry into question, says Australia’s pre-eminent pro-shooting organisation. The Outdoor Sportsman owner Rod Haugh fought a six-year legal battle with Victoria’s Firearms Licensing and Registration Division (LRD) after police raided his business over alleged paperwork and record keeping irregularities, seizing ...

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Hunters lose traction if Quadbike sales cease

FEDERAL Government legislation mandating roll-over safety bars in all new quad bikes from October next year could be the end of a vital piece of hunting and agricultural equipment in Australia, the country’s pre-eminent shooting group says. From October 2021, all quad bikes imported or sold new in Australia will, among other things, be required to have rollover bars installed, ...

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NAB apologises for gun shop closures

In completely non-COVID-19 related matters, we have had an extremely productive and open conversation with senior executives at National Australia Bank (NAB) – particularly their Customer Relations head and Business Banking head – regarding NAB’s closure of accounts at a number of firearm businesses recently. They have apologised unreservedly for the situation, and clarified it was a mistake affecting a ...

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Shooters Demand Government Immediately Lift Gun Shop Trade Restrictions in Qld

THE Queensland Government’s spiteful war on struggling businesses must end today, according to one of the country’s peak lobby groups. In March, the state’s Chief Health Officer issued an order closing every gun shop and armourer in the state as part of the COVID-19 response. Following intense pressure and from industry, agricultural and rural representatives, that was amended a few ...

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