Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need a firearms license?

You do not need a firearms license. 

 Full coaching, equipment and supervision is provided as part of the experience.

What should I wear?

Flat close-toe shoes must be worn at all times.   

We recommend you bring hats and sunglasses and be SunSmart and save your skin.

Sunscreen is available at the club.

If you wear corrective lenses for distance, bring them with you as they can be beneficial to you during the activity.

Yes, you can come in fancy dress for the Buck or Hen party.

Can my children also enjoy clay target shooting?

In Queensland, children from age 11 can start to participate in clay target shooting. 

Not only does clay target shooting promote a healthy and active lifestyle, it also teaches discipline, concentration and most importantly, respect for firearms. 

Gympie Clay Target Club’s instructors have taught many children and are always accommodating and helpful.

When can I come and do I have to book?

Gympie Clay Target Club holds practice days on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month.

Everybody is welcome to come along on these days to try clay target shooting.

How much does it cost?

$40.00 for 25 targets.

Cost includes gun hire, ammunition and coaching from qualified coaches.

Can I have a private event at the Club?

Gympie Clay Target Club takes bookings for Corporate Days, Bucks Parties, Hens Parties and the like.

There is a minimum charge and numbers applicable to events.

If you interested, please contact the Club via email at

Are EFTPOS facilities available at the Club?

Gympie Clay Target Club has EFTPOS facilities, however we do not accept AMEX.