History of SSAA Mudgee –
SSAA Mudgee and District Branch was formed at a public meeting on 2nd September 1992. Committee members visited a number of prospective range sites before identifying a portion of land in the Windamere Dam catchment. Initial site planning commenced in May 1994. This was followed by a survey and site inspections by Police Firearms Registry and the NSW Based Commonwealth Inspector of Rifle Ranges to determine suitability of the area and placement of ranges. Range 1 in the Windamere Regional Shooting Complex was opened to members on the 21st June 1995. Range 2 and the Silhouette range opened in May 1996 with the joint SSAA Mudgee and Mudgee Sporting Clays Shotgun Range opened in August 1999.
Camping is approved within the designated area between Ranges 1 & 2, must have a W.R.P.R Trust approved person in attendance during any camping. Ablutions Block with – hot showers & toilets – adjacent to Range 2. Emergency Evacuation For W.R.S.C Ranges
The Branch issues an annual range passes to SSAA members, $55 single & $75 family (2 members),Pistol Club members have Range Pass included with membership(No family passes).This provides range access from February through to January the following year. Daily range fees are $10 SSAA Member, $15 Non SSAA member. Target fees are $1.00 for each target used. Junior Shooters are given free range access and are only required to pay target fees.
Range Passes do not cover the costs of competition fees.