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Australian Shooting Academy

Level 1, Paradise Centre | Cavill Ave, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5527 5100
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A must do activity when in Gold Coast

I had heard about this from Close friend abs had decided that i had to do it and i was glad i... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Saraltalwar
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Hyderabad, India
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Incredible!! cross that off the bucket list

Awesome fun, experience of a lifetime. Great friendly staff. So safe whilst being able to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Justin H
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For a real thrill and novel experience visit the Australian Shooting Academy to experience the power of firing a real gun with real bullets. Perfect your aim and learn to shoot in a super-safe, fully supervised environment. Get your adrenaline pumping by choosing from pistols, rifles, handguns and shotguns. We are suitable for all physical capabilities so no one is left out of this memorable activity. We are an indoor facility so no need to worry about the weather. No weapons experience necessary, novices and experts are welcome to shoot here but you do need ID. Although small children can't take part, youngsters from 11 years old and up who are accompanied by a parent or guardian can join in the fun. With six separate ranges and 27 shooting lanes, we are also Australia's only indoor clay target range. Feel the power when you fire real bullets, anything from .22 Calibre right up to the mighty Smith and Wesson 500 magnum, maybe even hit the mark. No experience is required, as an expert range officer will guide you through the experience adhering to the most stringent of safety procedures.
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Level 1, Paradise Centre | Cavill Ave, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I had heard about this from Close friend abs had decided that i had to do it and i was glad i did. I got to shoot three different weapons with real live bullets. We shot 40 rounds with a Walther pistol, 10 rounds with...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome fun, experience of a lifetime. Great friendly staff. So safe whilst being able to experience shooting a range of firearms

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had an awesome time and the staff were great and I was afraid to shoot the 357 sniper for the first time but he said you’ll be fine so I trusted him and so I shot and was fine it was a bit pricey...More

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Reviewed 31 January 2018

The staff were lovely, funny and helpful. The experience was superb and thrilling. One of the absolute highlights of our holiday. Its worth the money and they offered us some great deals just from walking in. It was a bucket list experience that exceeded expectations

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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Went there and tried out the 1911 colt. 45 and G2 Roni. It was a good experience to shoot those weapons. Would try other weapons next time.

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Very friendly staff who also made us feel very comfortable even though it was our first time. A must do when in Gold Coast!

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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Had never fired a pistol before, so went and tried two different guns - a small calibre Walther to start, followed by the Glock 9mm. The staff were helpful and encouraging, and stepped through the process of loading, holding, aiming and firing. You will understandably...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2017

My husband and son both had a great time at the Australian Shooting Academy - two days running - with a range of pistols and rifles. Professional, helpful and patient staff who created a really positive experience. Would highly recommend!

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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

I never would have thought I would enjoy this experience as much as I did. My partner and I had an amazing time. We purchased the swat package and I believe I enjoyed it more than him. It is highly priced but with all the...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Pistols chained- can understand that bit but not much fun.. If you REALLY want to shoot, join a pistol club pay about $350 a year membership fee and have free training, free use of club pistols NOT chained, (but safety is THE nr ONE priority)...More

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Laeticia D
10 May 2017|
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Response from alomatrinder | Reviewed this property |
$70 for 6 bullets on the .44 Smith & Wesson Revolver etc.
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Kelly C
30 September 2016|
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Response from MoS0965 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Kelly C, Suggest you call them to confirm but I understand that minimum age is 11 yrs. There isn't much room in the shooting ranges themselves so I doubt you could have a big spectator crowd in there. Plenty of room in... More
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