Graeme has advised that Tex passed away yesterday after battling some issues with his health recently. Tex was with us at Oakleigh Pistol Club since 2014, his unique persona and sense of humour will be sorely missed. Condolences and best wishes to family and friends.
All, unfortunately we have some sad news to pass on. On Sunday Peter Luke, one of our members, passed away suddenly at Monash Medical Centre. A sympathy card expressing condolences for the family will be sent on behalf of the Committee and members. RIP Peter you will be missed.
Be mindful when selling firearms using any online sale portals. Organised crime groups are using these portals as a scoping mechanism to gather intelligence and identify gun owners. LRD are suggesting that if you do sell your firearm or parts on an online portal that you meet your prospective buyer at a Licensed Firearm Dealer […]
Earlier this year we contacted VAPA to enquire about capitations discounts due to the ongoing COVID lockdowns. VAPA advised that they did not intend on giving discounts this year. Yesterday we were advised that Pistol Australia will be giving a discount. The PA capitation is a component of the VAPA capitation amount all members are […]
Update TO CLUB MEMBERS 27 OCTOBER 2021 – Important From 6pm on Friday 29 October, OPC will be open for training and competition. The club is following State Government advice for the resumption of community sport as well as following the Australian Institute of Sport’s Framework for rebooting sport in a COVID-19 environment. The State […]
We are now able to allow open access users to access the club but with the following strict guidelines: Members living within 15 KM of the club only. Outdoor only – so only the 3 x 50M ranges can be used. Clubrooms are not to be accessed Members must hit the QR code on arrival […]
LRD – Handgun participation requirements 2021. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic of 2021, the Victorian Government had issued restrictions for metropolitan Melbourne, meaning travel and movement throughout the state has been restricted. Under these circumstances, the Licensing and Regulation Division (LRD) are aware that licence holders have not been permitted to attend and participate […]