Victorian Rifle Association

Established 1860

Portland Rifle Range



The Victorian Rifle Association governs the operation of rifle ranges and target shooting clubs throughout Victoria. The sport allows licensed shooter to use target rifles in competition at distances from 300 to 1000 yards. The disiplines of Target Rifle and F Class (using scopes) are both enjoyed by Members.

Membership: New members receive a discount when joining the VRA and pro-rata memberships are also available. For more information see Memberships or phone 03 5449 3153 or email

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Upcoming Prize Meetings

Victorian Veterans PM at Stawell - 15th May - Range map

Stawell Open Prize Meeting at Stawell - 16th and 17th May - Range map


Conditions for the Running of Prize Meeting Events

VRA Latest : ANZAC at the Marsh - NRAA Website : ANZAC at the Marsh
The VRA gradings have been updated on - 20th April


Winners from the Syme L/R - Nicholas Simms in TR C, Barbara Schwebel in TR A, Jenni Hausler in F Open, Kay Eland in F Std B, Alan Seaman in F/TR,

Len Igoe DFO, Gordon Harrison in TR B, Paul Gustafsson in F Std A

More Queens series photos here - Queens 2015


Re advertised - VRA Shop Manager

The VRA are seeking expressions of interest to fill the vacancy of Shop Manager.

To register your interest, please respond by Monday 4th May.

details here


Passing of Mick Dow

The VRA was advised that Mick Dow of the Shepparton RC passed away on Thursday evening 16th April. 

Mick enjoyed over fifty years with the VRA, and Shepparton RC.  Mick was a State Team shooter, Veterans Team Member and a well-respected shooter in many State Championships over a long shooting career.

The funeral to celebrate the life of Mick was held on Thursday 23rd April 2015.




NRAA Member Upate 41

F Class MACE CUP to be added to NRAA Queens

F Standard Front Rest Rule Alteration

NRAA National Grading System Trial now in place

SSR Rule Changes as at June 2014

F/TR SSR Extract


From the Council - Latest

New Executive Officer, VRA Fees, Queens update

Updated 26/03/2015


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