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Petone Rifle Club

Messines Avenue,
Trentham,
Heretaunga 5018
New Zealand

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Petone Club House
Competition trophies
BBQ after shooting - a family afair
Club chronograph in use
New shooter training
Young shooter on the range with a coach

Latest News

02/07/2017 - 00:49
Petone Rifle Club Inc 
Agenda for Annual General Meeting 
29 th July, 2017, 1pm 
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11/09/2014 - 13:32

WELLINGTON RIFLE ASSN - SEPT 14 NEWS & REMINDERS


19/08/2014 - 14:13

WELLINGTON RIFLE ASSOCIATION - AUGUST 2014 NEWSLETTER

This is the first newsletter of the 2014-15 season from the WRA.
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06/04/2014 - 09:55

A reduced turn out by the club to compete for the annual Ken Geange Interclub Teams meant just two Petone teams went to the line for...


04/03/2014 - 10:11

Eighteen members of Petone Rifle Club travelled to Cheltenham Saturday 1 March in the Manawatu to attend the Kiwitea champs and to help...


12/02/2014 - 00:14

Scores from the WRA Bert Dickson inter club teams match shot at 300, 500 and 600 yards at Trentham on 8 February.
FTR Teams: , 1st...


19/01/2014 - 23:12

At the completion of a very tiring nine days of shooting, along with everything else that goes on in the background, I can report that...


24/11/2013 - 22:29

Saturday 23rd of Nov saw the annual Wellington interclub shoot by graded teams of three.  Petone entered teams in A, B, C, Tyro and...


05/11/2013 - 11:06

WGTN RIFLE ASSN - NOV 2013 NEWSLETTER
This is the second newsletter of the 2013-14 season.


13/10/2013 - 14:20

One of the many steps neccessary for conversion of the clubs existing fleet of targets, is to attach sensor mounting plates to screw...


30/09/2013 - 10:57

Wow - Many thanks to the club Engineer/Ambulance Officer for the work that mysteriously appeared on the new club trailer.  All rust...


28/09/2013 - 08:10

Saturday 28 Sept 7.00am
POSTPONEMENT- Try Target Shooting
Due to cold blusterly nor west winds this morning...


21/09/2013 - 17:03

Thanks to Luke and Blake, our second loading bench is now almost ready to use.  The new Redding Press donated by Ray Boyland has...


05/09/2013 - 18:41

Hi all, 

This is a heads up for everyone, please read the following and take note!! 

One of the things...


19/08/2013 - 17:11

Well done Michael winner of the NZ Ladies Rifle Team Raffle.  For the full story click...


12/08/2013 - 11:58

Well the new fullbore season is approaching fast (yippee) and with that the need to start sorting your ammunition needs for...


20/05/2013 - 00:09

Petone Rifle Club was determined to complete a club postal teams shoot for the season.  This event was shot Sat 18 May on a day...


30/04/2013 - 21:38

Petone Rifle Club closing day for the 2012/13 season had a record turnout of 27 shooters on the line with shooting going on right up...


02/04/2013 - 16:55

Over the 2013 Easter weekend 12 Petone Rifle Club members tried out in the Hawkes Bay Rifle Champs at Trentham.   Michael was...


02/03/2013 - 22:10

Saturday 2 Mar saw club members attend the Kiwitea Champs held at the Cheltenham range.  A one day meeting of the three short...


20/02/2013 - 10:04

Good to see Jack making the cover page of the Bullshooter - official pulication of Pistol NZ Feb 13.  Jack recently attended the...


17/02/2013 - 23:13

Members of the Petone Rifle Club attended the 2013 Taranaki Rifle Champs held on the Okato Rifle Range over the weekend of 16/17 Feb...


10/02/2013 - 12:51

Sat 9th Feb saw the annual Wellington short range interclub teams match.  Seven shots at  300, 500 and 600 yards.  ...


20/11/2012 - 18:43

A winning day for Petone as its number one team hones its skills at team shooting. The Clubs number one Coach, Anita is starting to show...


24/10/2012 - 22:19

Labour weekend involves a trip down to kaituna to shoot the Marlborough Champs. This competiton starts at 300 yards in the sheep paddock...


24/10/2012 - 20:28

Labour weekend 2012 a contingent of six members and a couple of string-alongs in Kevin and Casey attended the 2012 Marlborough Champs at...


16/09/2012 - 14:16

To learn about how to get started shooting with Petone Rifle Club click...


12/08/2012 - 16:46

The Annual General Meeting of the Petone Rifle Club was held 11 August 2012 and appointed the following club officers;


21/01/2012 - 22:11

The Nationals were held at the Trentham Rifle Range second week of Jan 2012.  Petone club had a number of success throughout the...


15/02/2012 - 09:54

Hi Petone Rifle Club
I would like to thank you and the Petone Rifle Club for entertaining the idea and helping to facilitate Jareds...


01/09/2013 - 22:42

Hi All


12/02/2013 - 21:50

Our club champs were shot on Sunday 10th February. The morning started with little to no wind, just a suttle mirage which of course...


16/09/2012 - 18:49

On Saturday 15 September the Petone Rifle Club was invited to attend the unveiling of a Walk of Champions plaque dedicated to William...


07/06/2012 - 14:39

Upcoming events and dates have now been published for the new shooting season (2012-13). 

Visit our upcoming Events...


27/03/2012 - 08:48

Petone mustered sufficient members to slightly overfill an eleven seater van (a rental) to attend the 2012 Nelson champs held on the...


07/03/2012 - 16:35

Petone Rifle Club played host to the Australasian Police and Emergency Services Games over two days 6 and 7 March 2012.  A number...


25/02/2012 - 17:43

Petone Rifle Club team of Earl Graham, Ray Vine, Rex Hill and AndrĂ© Doyle, coached by Anita Benbrook shot well today in  light...


25/02/2012 - 18:05

WRA had a good turnout for the ditch dig today, Eric, André and Anita plus members from the other three clubs all helped dig out the mud...


18/02/2012 - 16:44

 Petone Rifle Club Shoots Taranaki Champs Feb 2012

Five members of Petone Rifle Club...


18/12/2011 - 17:21

Despite the weather, the club had a good turnout for the annual Christmas Shoot.. This year was held a little different as we had a...


04/12/2011 - 20:31

Petone Club Memebers competed in two competitions this weekend. The New Zealand Ladies Longs and the New Zealand 1000yard Championship...


27/11/2011 - 17:17

The Union Shield Teams event was held on the 12th November. The club entered two A-Grade Teams and one B-Grade Team. We won 1st ...


20/11/2011 - 21:33

The Petone Rifle Club Team had more success on the 20th November:
Jono Phillipps, Helen Freiman, Andre Doyle and Diane Crow,...


13/09/2011 - 07:41

The Petone Rifle Club Members were privileged to witness the National Rifle Association of New Zealand (NRANZ) sign the licence with the...


16/05/2011 - 00:25

'The Bone of Contention' A trophy hotly contested for between the Karori and Petone Rifle Clubs was again competed for on the...


25/04/2011 - 21:04

Another awesome win for the Petone Rifle Club Team. At the 2011 Hawkes Bay Championship held at the Trentham Range, the club number one...


14/11/2010 - 14:43

Recently the Wellington Free Ambulance conducted an Advanced CPR & AED Course in the Petone Rifle Club rooms.

This was on...


03/09/2013 - 23:14
New Start Time for this Season.
 
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14/11/2010 - 19:08

The PRC congratulates Mike Collings and John Snowden for their Gold Medal performance in the pairs event at the 2010 Commonwealth Game...


14/11/2010 - 22:33

Darryl Crow, a new life member of Petone Rifle Club and President of the National Rifle Association was in Brisbane with the NZ Rifle...


10/01/2012 - 13:53

Sunday 8th January 2012 saw the commencement of the week long competitions held at the Trentham Rifle Range.
Sunday was scheduled...


26/04/2010 - 12:53

Another successful inter club shoot was contested by the Petone Rifle Club. On the 2010 seasons' closing day the annual shoot for the '...


02/03/2010 - 21:30

Good news! The Petone club won the inter-club shoot between us and the Upper Hutt club. We scored an average of 89.92 (13 shooters)...


22/02/2010 - 11:39

The Wellington team for the Regional Teams match verses Central Districts in Cheltenham have been selected. Petone Rifle Club has a...


03/09/2013 - 23:04
New Start Time for this Season.
 
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13/08/2010 - 19:26

The  Petone Rifle Club Shooting Calendar for the new season can be viewed HERE and downloaded as a PDF


06/04/2010 - 02:53

You can see the Hawkes Bay Championship results 2010 and a selection of photos from...


06/04/2010 - 00:10

The Petone Rifle Club members are saddened by the recent death of their Patron and Life Member Thomas Horrobin.


22/12/2009 - 01:05

Now the range looks different with the new number boards and the Petone Club was very well represented at the working bee. Well done to...


03/03/2010 - 12:29

Club members please 'login' in the members section so you can access...


03/11/2009 - 04:38

Our new website is here!


Latest News

Petone Rifle Club Inc 
Agenda for Annual General Meeting 
29 th July, 2017, 1pm 
...

WELLINGTON RIFLE ASSN - SEPT 14 NEWS & REMINDERS


WELLINGTON RIFLE ASSOCIATION - AUGUST 2014 NEWSLETTER

This is the first newsletter of the 2014-15 season from the WRA.
...


A reduced turn out by the club to compete for the annual Ken Geange Interclub Teams meant just two Petone teams went to the line for...


Eighteen members of Petone Rifle Club travelled to Cheltenham Saturday 1 March in the Manawatu to attend the Kiwitea champs and to help...