RESTORING SAFE SERVICES

As part of Phase 1 of the Province’s “Restoring Safe Services” roadmap, we are re-opening ranges Monday, May 4th. There are some new (“now”?) requirements: No more than 10 people on a range – if you are #11, go back and wait in your car until someone leaves. If you are ill with COVID symptoms, … [Read more…]

ALL RANGE CLOSURE EXTENDED TO MAY 4 2020

Due to the chief provincial public health officer extending the public health orders issued closing non-essential businesses until May 4, we are extending the closure of all the ranges at WRPA until May 4 ALL WRPA RANGES CLOSED UNTIL 4 MAY 2020 @ 0800h The province’s media bulletin is available to read at: https://news.gov.mb.ca/news/index.html?item=47518 Please be advised … [Read more…]

ALL RANGES CLOSED – 1 APRIL 2020 to 14 APRIL 2020

Pursuant to an Order of the Chief Provincial Public Health Officer of Manitoba issued on 30 MAR 2020, all ranges at WRPA will be closed for the period from: 1 APRIL 2020 @ 0001h until 14 APRIL 2020 @ 0001h The Provincial Government’s media release is available at: https://news.gov.mb.ca/news/index.html?item=47337&posted=2020-03-30 Please be advised that adherence is not optional.  All ranges … [Read more…]

Range Facility Status Sign

Members: when you come to the range, note the Range Facility Status Sign along the driveway. If you are planning to shoot at the range and the sign says “Range Closed”, pull open the sign so that it says “Caution – Range in Use – Caution”. Then swing up one of the toggles at the … [Read more…]

Range Control Flags

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, THE FLAG SYSTEM ON THE OUTDOOR RANGES WILL CONFORM TO THE RCMP RANGE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION GUIDELINES (SECTION 1.7.1) The RED flag is to be flown when there is firing underway; the GREEN flag is to be flown when firing has ceased and the firing line is safe. The permanently affixed signs at … [Read more…]

Bill C-71

On March 20, 2018 – Bill C-71 An Act to amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms was introduced and received First Reading in the House of Commons, the bill can be read on the Parliament of Canada website at: http://www.parl.ca/DocumentViewer/en/42-1/bill/C-71/first-reading While the stated intention of the Bill is public safety, the proposals therein are focused on … [Read more…]

2018 AGM

April 11, 2018 @ 7:30pm Annual General Meeting Indoor Range – 1201 Miller Road The Annual General meeting will be held at the indoor range on April 11th. Full members are allowed to vote on business at the AGM, members in the first two years of membership (those with “C-” membership numbers) are not but … [Read more…]