Category: Hunting and Shooting News

What Does The Most Expensive Rifle in the World Look Like?

| September 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

The VO Falcon made by Swedish firearm manufacturer VO Vapen features Damascus steel octagonal barrels, the stock is made from the finest of walnut root and is a takedown design so you can switch the barrel to use a different cartridge. It has intricate engraving honouring the art of falconry. Number 1 of a production run […]

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Obama’s Desire For Australia’s Gun Laws Will Not Solve the USA’s Problem.

| June 11, 2014 | 3 Comments

Many Australian’s today are giving themselves a pat on the back for our gun laws on social media since US President Barrack Obama came out and stated that Australia has got our gun laws right as reported here in The Sydney Morning Herald: Obama praises Australia’s gun control, brings country into US gun debate   The problem […]

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Illegal Hunting Crackdown in NSW This Queen’s Birthday Long Weekend

| June 5, 2014 | 1 Comment

Illegal hunting is being targeted by the Department of Primary Industries Hunting Compliance Officers with the assistance of NSW police the Queens Birthday Long weekend (June 8-10). Surveillance patrols will be conducted across several NSW State Forests on the look out for illegal hunting activity and to make sure R License hunters are in compliance with […]

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CSIRO Study: The expenditure and motivation of Australian recreational hunters.

| May 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

The CSIRO have just released an abstract of a peer reviewed study that is to be published in the scientific journal Wildife Research. Between September 2011 and June 2012 7,202 hunters participated in an anonymous survey. In the abstract of the study it was revealed that there is an estimated 200,000-300,000 hunters in Australia and […]

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Green’s stance on cyclists should be no different to firearms as both make complete sense.

| May 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

In an exercise in satire I have slightly reworded the Greens NSW recent press release on bicycle licensing to just show how their views are inconsistent. Here is the original press release: Bike licensing not the answer to making NSW roads safer: Greens MP Greens NSW MP and Transport spokesperson Dr Mehreen Faruqi MLC has […]

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Victorian Fox Bounty Claims 250,000 Foxes. Amateur Pest Control Works!

| March 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Victorian Fox Bounty program has taken 250,000 foxes out of the Victorian Wilderness in the past two and a half years. Over $2.5Million has been handed out to Victorian Hunters during the time of the fox bounty. These are huge numbers, how can anyone claim that bounties do not work. Here you have a […]

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