Welcome to great southern archers
News and Upcoming Events
Archer's Diary Event Registration
25 Nov - Short Canberra, Launceston, Sydney
2 Dec - Canberra, 40/720, Darwin
9 Dec - 24 WA Field
9 Dec - 60/720, 50/720, Melbourne
9 Dec - Committee Meeting
16 Dec - Novelty Shoot starting at 10:30 followed by Christmas BBQ and Awards
Great Southern Archers offers all forms of archery - Field, Indoor, Target and Clout, and we welcome all types of bows - Recurve (Olympic) , Compound, Longbow and Crossbow. Our members cover all age groups - juniors, men, women, masters and veterans. The outdoor range is located at 85 Forrest Road Strathalbyn, approximately 50 minutes drive south east from Adelaide, South Australia. The range is available to members 7 days a week. The main shooting day is Saturday with setup from 10.00 AM and shooting at 10.30 for target and field.
Indoor archery is held on the 3rd Monday of the month with setup from 7 PM for a 7.15 PM start at the Goolwa Sports Stadium, Glendale Grove, Goolwa - about 85 km south of Adelaide.
Australian Archery Alliance members are welcome to participate in scheduled shoots as detailed in the calendar.
So you want to get started with archery? Visit the Getting Started Page for information on Beginners' courses.
Please note our Hot Weather Policy: if the advertised weather forecast is for 36°C or higher for Strathalbyn, there will be no organised shooting for adults. If the forecast is for 32°C or higher, there will be no organised shooting for juniors.
HIRE AND LOAN OF EQUIPMENT
The Club has a range of recurve and compound bows and accessories which members can hire for the day. The club also has a range of equipment such as bow weight measures and chronographs for use by members. Please contact the Facilities Manager.