Membership Fees and General Costs

Membership Category Price incl GST
Membership Adult Pistol $660.00
Adult Associate Pistol $554.00
Adult Rifle $554.00
Aged Pensioner Pistol $480.00
Aged Pensioner Associate Pistol $374.00
Aged Pensioner Rifle $374.00
Junior $144.00
Spouse Pistol $480.00
Spouse Associate Pistol $374.00
Spouse Rifle $374.00
Non-shooting parent $60.00
Joining fee $150.00
Safety Course fee $150.00

Junior = Member under 21 years of age as of 1 September of the new membership year

Associate members are pistol members who are primary members of another club with

VAPA membership paid by that club.

Aged Pensioner member – must produce an aged Pensioner card issued by the Federal Government

The membership year commences on 1 September and is valid until 31 August of the following year.

New members who join after the commencement of the new membership year are offered a pro-rata fee from the commencement of the next calendar month.

Annual fees may be paid by BPay (preferred), EFT, credit card or cheque.

There are no daily range fees as these are covered by your membership fee.

Other General Costs for Shooting

Costs for targets and ammunition for 50 shots start from around $2 for air pistol; $5 for .22 cal and $15 for .38 cal. Handguns start at around $800 for a good quality used .22 or .38 handgun, and rifles for around $1000 but you can spend a lot more.