Target shooting is a sport, which is enjoyed by both male and female, young and old, able bodied and people with disabilities, people with good eyesight or those who have the need to wear glasses, in fact people from all walks of life.

The Cashmere Smallbore Target Shooting Club, which is located in Cashmere / Beckenham, Christchurch, and has been in operation for over 100 years.  We are affiliated members of Target Shooting New Zealand.

Our shooting range at Cashmere is a 25 yard indoor facility which caters for smallbore (.22) rim fire rifles only. Some of our members participate in a variety of target shooting sports, including…

  • 20 and 25 Yard Indoor Smallbore (.22) Shooting
  • Air Rifle Indoor Shooting
  • 50 meter outdoor Smallbore (.22) at McLeans Island

We welcome anyone wanting to try the sport. The cost for a Casual Shooter is $20.00 per target which includes 13 shots. This includes all the equipment needed, rifle , ammunition and targets and coaching. No prior experience or license is needed. We suggested a minimum age of 12 years is a good age to start. Target Shooting a very safe sport, with safety measures vigorously enforced.

COVID-19 update!

Any time we are at COVID alert level 1 or below we will be open for casual shooters wanting to try out our sport on the first Monday of the month starting at 7pm. Please make contact via E-Mail or phone the numbers below to confirm availability.

Any time we are at COVID alert level 2 we will not be able to accept casual shooters. Club members who are shooting with their own equipment will still be able to shoot. Please keep safe and healthy.

Want to give shooting as a gift? We now have gift vouchers available with flexible shooting options.

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If you have any questions please feel free to contact …

E-Mail: cashmereshootinginfo@gmail.com

Phone: Russell (03) 332-1162 / 027 4112865

Phone: Liz (03) 322-1461