DUE TO COVID 19 MOUNTAIN ARCHERS CANNOT CURRENTLY RUN BEGINNERS COURSES AND COME ‘N TRY CLASSES
Welcome! Anyone aged 8 and up are welcome to visit our club and give archery a try. It doesn’t matter if you have been shooting a bow your whole life or if you are just starting out. Our members specialize in a range of styles included Compoud, Traditional, and Olympic Recurve archery. Come by and see what our club has to offer. Our members are always happy to welcome new faces to the club.
For experienced archers, mosey on in to our club and say hello. Bring your equipment and meet the club members.
Pre-registration is not necessary to visit our club. Just come by during Sunday session to see if archery is right for you. To register for a Beginners Courses, come to our club on a Sunday Morning, meet the members, and write your name and phone number in the back of our sign on book. We run at least 4 classes a year so hopefully one of them will suit you. Cost is $60 for an individual. Family members taking the class together will not be charged more than $50 each. Places are limited to 15 archers for 2 instructors, involving 2 Sundays of Instruction and then following 4 weeks of supervised shooting.
Please note: Children should be at least 8 years of age to enrol. Parents or people responsible for children under the age of 16 years need to be on hand at Browntown Oval when their minors are taking part in archery.
Our Club Members meet at about 8:30am each Sunday, given safe weather conditions. Experienced archers can feel free to come by to check out the club. We usually shoot until about 12:00pm.
New Archers coming to the club for Come N’ Try sessions must arrive at 8:30am to ensure enough time to set up equipment and ensure a position with our instructors. We will list the dates for Come N’ Try sessions when they become available after our club resumes activity.
Potential club members must have completed an Advanced Beginners Course or have current proof of being an Archery Australia member, 3DAAA member or Bowhunters Australia member and a knowledge of the safety proceedures before they are allowed to shoot on our range. They must be signed in on the day and signed up with temporary membership fully completed and inspected.
Prior to starting our Beginners Course a newcomer must also have applied for and recieved Temporary Membership through our club. ie. Please don’t just turn up to our range with a bow and arrows and expect to be allowed to join in.
All equipment is provided however if you wish to bring your own equipment please do so. If you have your own equipment it will need to be checked by one of our coaches to make sure it is safe to use. Compound bows must be under 60# to be used at the club.
Long hair should be tied back and archers must wear closed top shoes, no thongs or sandals please for safety.
152 Great Western Hwy, Mount Victoria NSW 2786
BECOMING A MEMBER
After an archer completes Beginners classes an archer will be asked to apply for an up to date Archery Australia Membership Card. These have to be applied for through the State Governing Bodies eg. ArcheryNSW through each Registered Club Secretary.
Most of this money goes towards insurance requirements for all archers through Archery Australia.
Mountain Archers require the sighting of a valid up to date Archery
Australia card by one of the Mountain Archers senior members, the
registration number logged in and signed for.
A $15 Shooting fee applies for a member of another club for a typical Sunday shoot.
A $2 Shooting Free for MA members. (Goes toward tea, Coffee, Biscuits & Target Faces).
Our insurance requires every member and temporary member to be signed in. Their equipment must also have been examined by one of the club coaches and found to be in sound condition.