Mount Barker & District Rifle Club Inc.



Graham Hancock and helper did a great job during the week, spending 9 hours mowing the range to make it better for us to use.  Thanks Gentlemen


Programme change Stage 1, of the No2 closed DRA on 5th November 2022 -

Ranges are changed to 500 and 600 metres


Daylight savings starts tomorrow (2/10/22) remember to advance your clocks one hour.


Alison and Graham have been trialling a new handicap system that includes centres.  Next week will be a live trial so don't be surprised if your handicap number changes markedly, Especially in F-Class.


Graham will be here on Saturday 8/10/22 and then on leave for three weeks for a well deserved break.  Have a great break Graham



1) Make sure to vote for the board elections.  They close on 16/10/2022.  You can vote electronically:-

To vote, follow instructions in the SARA newsletter.

 2) SARA annual General meeting coming up on 22/10/22

2021/22 Trophy Winners .

Target Rifle Club Champion

1st      Dave Gardener (1463)

2nd    Graham Hancock (1446)

F -Std Club Champion

1st      Eddie Concannon (1401.100)

2nd    Darryl Pink (1360.076)


F-Std Class B Champion

1st      Alison Hanson (1353.070)

2nd    Paul Jenkins (1187.051)


F Open Club Champion

1st      Ryan Yeates (1399.097)

2nd    Tim Manning (1387.078)


Sporting/Hunting Club Champion

1st     Mark DeLaine (1469.000)

2nd   Frank Dutch (1446.000)

Handicap Champion

1st    Mark DeLaine (1469)

2nd  Dave Gardener (1463)


Short Range Off Rifle

Target Rifle                 Dave Gardener (576.035)

F Standard A               Eddie Concannon (709.058)

F-Standard B              Alison Hanson (689.044)

F- Open                      Ryan Yeates (710.059)

Sporting/Hunting          Mark DeLaine (595.067)


Long Range Off Rifle

Target Rifle                  Dave Mathews (564.038)

F Standard A                Eddie Concannon (692.042)

F-Standard B               Alison Hanson (664.026)

F- Open                       Ryan Yeates (689.038)

Sporting/Hunting           Mark DeLaine (589.062)

Short Range Handicap

Paul Jenkins  (769)

Long Range Handicap

Graham Hancock  & Tim Manning (tie with 725)

Yearly Points

1st     Eddie Concannon (39)

2nd   Paul Jenkins (29)


Veterans Handicap

Dave Gardener (1463)


Sighters Trophy (Donated by Berndt Wulf)

Target Rifle   Glen Cakebread (27/30)

F-Class         Ryan Yeates (33.0/36)

Legends Board (Trophy provided by Alison Hanson & Graham Hancock)

Target Rifle                 Dave Gardener (98.011 at 500 yds)

F-Standard A               Eddie Concannon (120.013 at 300 yds)

F Standard B               Paul Jenkins (118.012 at 300 yds)

F Open                       Ryan yeates (120.012 at 500yds)

Sporting/Hunters          Paul Janzo (100.14 at 500 yds)

Sporting Hunters           Mark DeLaine (100.014 at 500yds)


Grading for 2022/23

Target Rifle A Grade

Graham Hancock

Grant Charleston

Glen Cakebread

David Gardener

David Mathews

Andrew Marsh

F Class Standard A Grade

E.ddie Concannon

Alison Hansen

James Lyon

Melanie Lyon

Richard McInness

Darryl Pink

F Class Standard B Grade:

Wayne Brittain

Tim Benger

Martin Craig

Paul Jenkins

A.llan Morgan

Nick Williams

A.lex Swanson

Sam De Laine

F Open

Ray  Hammat

Tim Manning

Robert Mitchell

Ian Pavey

Neville Roberts

Berndt Wulf

Ryan Yeates

Shooting & Hunting:

L.oui Burke

Mark De Laine

Frank Dutch

Paul Janzso

Ben De Laine

Baron De Laine

Loui Burke