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RAVENSHOE, QLD, Australia
The Ravenshoe/Mt Garnet Rifle Club shoots competitions every Sunday (9am muster for 9.30am start) at the Ravenshoe Shooting Complex located on Cemetery Road in Ravenshoe. Competitions are shot at distances of 300, 400, 500, 600 yards and 700 & 800 meters with one distance shot each week. We shoot several categories of rifles: Target Rifle, F Standard, F Open, F/TR, Service Rifle and Field Rifle. The Club welcomes everyone who would like to come and try our sport. For more information contact: rc.ravenshoe@gmail.com

Sunday, 15 October 2017

Results for Sunday 15 October 2017

Overcast at times with switching winds challenged the shooters that competed at 400yds in Ravenshoe today. Target Rifle – J. Anderson 88. F Standard - M. Wood 115.7, L. Wilson 112.6, P. Padgett 112, M. Wilson 111.3. F/TR – B. Gianasi 108.1.

Sunday, October 22: Double 300, 10 shot comp. 9am muster, 9.30am start.

Ravenshoe/Mt Garnet Prize Meeting - 1 October 2017

Twenty-four shooters from Mossman to Bowen and the Tablelands gathered in Ravenshoe for the Club Annual Prize Meeting. The shoot was competed over three ranges: 500yds and double 600yds. The day started with light winds at the 500yds, but things got more challenging at 600yds with heavy mirage settling in due the sunny and hot conditions. Congratulations to the winners: TR1 – M. Beecham (Mareeba) 148.10; TR2 – S. Durham (Mareeba) 144.9; FS1 - J. Blomfield (Bowen) 172.10 after a shoot off with M. Wilson (Ravenshoe); FS2 – R. Harvey (Cairns) 173.10; T. Armstrong (Cairns) 177.15; F/TR – B. Gianasi (Ravenshoe) 173.10. A BIG THANKS TO RAVENSHOE HARDWARE FOR SPONSORING PRIZES.

Full results at https://www.nraa.com.au/ravenshoemt-garnet-rifle-club-prize-meeting-2017-nqld-results/

Sunday, 24 September 2017

Results for Sunday 24 September 2017

Sunny afternoon with heavy mirage and changing winds. Results for double 800 yards, 10 shot match are as follow: F Standard – M. Wood 112.2, M. Wilson 111.4. F Open – P. Padgett 112.2. F/TR – J. Anderson 106.3, B Gianasi (half round) 55.1.

Saturday 30 September: Ravenshoe Fun Shoot at 800m, 1pm start. Followed by the Ravenshoe/Mt Garnet Rifle Club Annual Prize Meeting on Sunday 1 October: 500 yds & double 600 yds, 9am start. For info contact Betta Gianasi 4097 7741 or rc.ravenshoe@gmail.com

Sunday, 10 September 2017

Results for Sunday 10 September 2017

Sunny morning with heavy mirage and high winds very gusty at times. Results for double 600 yards, 10 shot match are as follow: Target Rifle - S. Durham (Mareeba) 96.4. F Standard – M. Wood 112.7, M. Wilson 110.8. F Open – P. Padgett 109.3. F/TR – C. Allman 114.4, J. Anderson 108.6, B Gianasi 100.3.
Next weekend NQRA Club Teams Competition at the Hervey Range Shooting Complex in Townsville.

Next shoot in Ravenshoe on Sunday, September 24: Double 800, 10 shot comp. 12.30pm muster, 1pm start. 

Sunday, 27 August 2017

Results for Sunday 27 August 2017

Sunny morning with heavy mirage and light to moderate winds. Results for the double 300 yards, 10 shot match are as follow: Target Rifle - S. Durham (Mareeba) 96.4, John Anderson 92.3. F Standard – M. Wood 113.6, M. Wilson 111.2, L. Wilson 106.4. F Open – P. Padgett 110.6. F/TR – C. Allman 115.8.
Next weekend shooting at the Atherton range: Saturday 2 September C&IDRA Prize Meeting followed by the Atherton Prize Meeting on Sunday 3 September.

Next shoot in Ravenshoe on Sunday, September 10: Double 800, 10 shot comp. 9am muster, 9.30am start. 

Results for Sunday 20 August 2017

Results of double 600yds on a sunny Sunday morning with distorting mirage and changeable winds.
Target Rifle – Steve Durham  97.7.  F-Standard – Murray Wilson 113.5, Mick Wood 112.5, Liz Wilson 109.2. FTR – John Anderson 105.2.
Congratulations to our F-Open and F/TR teams who competed in the World F Class Championships in Ottowa, Canada this month.  The Australian F-Open Team took out the overall lead in the teams event. Cairns shooter Stephen Lazarus was the mastermind coach behind this amazing victory and the team included Cairns shooters Peter Carter and Marty Lobert and former Cairns resident Rod Davies.  Rod also won the individual F-Open shoot taking the Gold Medal, while Peter came 8th with a Bronze Medal. 
Our very own Ravenshoe shooters, Betta Gianasi and Chris Allman shot in the F/TR team.  Betta came a very creditable 32nd and Chris 67th out of over 200 shooters in the individual shoot.  Chris coached our second Australian F/TR team to 8th place.  Our first F/TR team took out second place.  Congratulations to all coaches, shooters and back-up crew on a magnificent effort.

Next weekend’s shoot at Ravenshoe will be at 300yards.

Sunday, 2 July 2017

Results for Sunday 2 July 2017

The weather was not clement in Ravenshoe today with gusty, rapidly changing winds and drizzly rain that made the target difficult to see at the 600 yds. Results for the 15 shot match are as follow: Target Rifle - S. Durham (Mareeba) 70.3. F Standard – M. Wood 86.7. Results for double 10 shot match are as follow: F Open – P. Padgett 114.3. F/TR – B. Gianasi 116.4, J. Anderson 109.2.

Sunday, July 9: Double 500, 10 shot comp. 9am muster, 9.30am start.