14th FITASC Sporting Australian Grand Prix

Sporting Clays Australia in 2016 will host on behalf of the Federation Internationale de Tir Aux Armes Sportives de Chasse (FITASC ) the following International Sporting Clay events

14th FITASC Sporting Australian Grand Prix

Venue: Geelong Sporting Clays Range – Mortens Rd East Balliang

28th FITASC Sporting Championships of Oceania

Venue: Rocky Gully Sporting Clays Range – Monarto South Australia

Only competitors who are members of a National Federation that corresponds to their Nationality and are affiliated to FITASC may participate.

All competitors must possess a “FITASC ID Number”

Shooting Rules that apply are those of “FITASC”

The events will be conducted in the following categories:-

Open, Veterans, Super Veterans, Ladies & Juniors

The competition is 200 Targets.

The Championship of Oceania also incorporates International Team events in all Categories

Entries can only be made by completing the online entry form, accompanied by the appropriate fee on the following website:-  www.sportingclays.org.au

Entries open for both events on 1st day of February 2016

Importation of Firearms into Australia

To compete and import firearms into Australia you will need to apply to:

The Firearms Registry in the State of arrival, contact details below:-


Email: licensingservices@police.vic.gov.au

Website: www.police.vic.gov.au   all necessary import forms can be downloaded from this site

South Australia

Website: www.police.sa.gov.au/services-and-events/firearms-and-weapons

New South Wales

Website: www.police.nsw.gov.au/services/firearms

To export firearms from Australia when you are departing it is necessary to visit Australian Customs for a:

Restricted Goods Permit and Export Declaration

These are available at all major airports.

It is advisable to allow at least one hour extra prior to departure to finalise Export Forms.

Regarding Visa requirements it would be necessary to check with Australian Embassies in your country to ascertain whether a Visa is required or not.

F.I.T.A.S.C Comite De Direction 



PALINKAS Jean Francois, (France)

Vice Presidents:

MCFARLANE Ray, (Australia) for Oceania

KOKON Alexander, (Russia) for Europe

HALKIAS Costa, (South Africa) For Africa

CANTEY Joe  (USA) for America

BUNNAG Bhattakarka (Thailand) for Asia


Secretary General – Treasurer:

SZEBENYI Laszlo (Hungary)



AL OTAIBI Duaij Khafal (Kuwait)

AMATO Paolo (Italy)

CROFT Peter (Great Britain)

DE MESA RUIZ Rodrigo (Spain)

RAKUSA Igor (Slovenia)

KUUSMIK Hannes (Estonia)

DONATO Piero (Egypt)


Board Honorary Members:    

MESFIOUI Abdelaziz Morocco)

WAKTARE Bjorn (Great Britain)


Communication Combined Game:  

LEIB Paul (France)





WENGER Jean (Switzerland)



AAKRE Morten (Norway)

BUKINA Oxana Vladimirovna (Russia)

GRIMMBACHER Ian South Africa)

GRYBE Virgilius (Lithuania)

HERODOTOU Herodotis (Cyprus

JIMINEZ PEREA Jose Manuel (Spain

MANSARD Sylvain (France)

RIDER Glen (Australia)

SMITH Hugh (Great Britain)