Welcome to SSAA (Para Branch) Inc

SSAA Para ( SSAA SA Branch No.# S06) is a multi–discipline Rifle, Pistol and Shotgun Club that is located in the north eastern suburbs of metropolitan Adelaide, South Australia.

About the club

The first shoot was conducted at Para on February 9, 1969. After 50 years, SSAA Para has grown into one of the largest shooting clubs in Adelaide and South Australia.  With over 720 members, SSAA Para offers a wide range of activities ranging from general practice to club, state, national and international competitions. The club has also be involved with community groups to encourage the safe handling and use of firearms. Some of the community activates include: Life Be In It campaigns, security and government training courses, scouts/cadet groups and Schutzenfest. 




  • Situated 35 minutes from the CBD in the north-east suburbs of Greenwith,  the Para shooting club is easy to get to, always active and very family-orientated. New members are always welcome to come out and either have a look, sight in a firearm or participate in one of the many matches that we have available. 


    Range Facilities Available:

    • A main range out to 300yds for rifles and pistols
    • A 100-meter rimfire range for rifles and pistols
    • A 50-meter pistol, rifle and running target range
    • Two 25m turning target pistol ranges
    • A 25m pistol range
    • An indoor ten-meter air pistol/rifle range
    • A field shotgun range
    • An IPSC/Single Action range
    • An air rifle field target range (Coming Soon)


    Opening Times

    SSAA Para is open 7 days a week between 10am and 4pm each day on weekdays and 10am to between 4pm and 6pm on weekend (subject to RO Supervision) 

    Please note: this excludes Christmas Day and the morning of ANZAC day when the range is closed. Members and visitors are advised to call the range on weekends to check availability for general shooting (08) 8289 6918.


    What do we shoot:

    SSAA Para strives to be a club that can offer a large variety of shooting activities for its members and visitors. Below is a list of current shooting disciplines offered at Para.  However, if there is new match you are interested in doing and it is not listed, then please contact the club and we will see what needs to be done to accommodate it.

    Air Pistol, Air Rifle, Benchrest Rifle, Blackpowder/Muzzle Loading, Collectors Club, Combined Services Rifle and Pistol, Cowboy Lever Action Silhouette, Field Rifle, Handgun Metallic Silhouette, ISU (Olympic) Pistol, Lever Action Rifle, Practical Shooting (IPSC), Rimfire Rifle Metallic Silhouette, Scoped Positional Rifle, Field Shotgun, Single Action Shooting, Single Shot Rifle, Target Pistol, Gallery Rifle, Long Range Benchrest Silhouette and Air Rifle Field Target (Coming Soon).





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    2019 AGM Summary - Range fees

    Posted 28 Oct 2019 · Para Secretary

    After the 2019 AGM, the Para membership fees have remained the same. After change to the constitution,  a junior club member is now classified up to 21 and is at the junior rate of $15.00 for membership. Note that junior membership for SSAA is still under 18.   

    2019 SA State Black Powder Cartridge Rifle Silhouette Championships

    Posted 07 Sep 2019 · Para Secretary
    The South Australian Silhouette shooters invite all to attend the South Australian BPCR Silhouette State Championships on the 23rd and 24th of November at Monarto Silhouette Range.  The match will consist of 2x 40 shot matches over the weekend. 1 match for Iron sights and 1 match Scoped (Iron sights allowed).  

    2019 Special General Meeting

    Posted 07 Sep 2019 · Para Secretary

    A Special General Meeting will be held on Tuesday the 15th of October at 7:00pm. Venue Para Range Canteen, Rifle Range Road Greenwith  

    2019 Annual General Meeting

    Posted 07 Sep 2019 · Para Secretary



    SSAA Para has been recognised as one of the first 40 sporting clubs and the first shooting club in South Australia to complete the Office of Recreation and Sport's Star Club Program.  For more information please contact the club secretary or click here.

    The SSAA (Para Branch) Inc. Range is situated in the Greenwith area, approximately 25 kilometers north east of Adelaide Click Here for a MapRange Clubhouse: Contact Number 08 8289 6918