To become a member of Geelong Archers, new participants in archery must first complete our Introduction To Archery Course.
This course covers basic shooting technique and safety while shooting and is everything you need to get started in the sport of Archery.
Our Introduction To Archery Coursesare a great way to start archery, they are run by qualified archery instructors, giving you a chance to safely try out archery and see if its the sport for you.
Each Introduction To Archery Course course runs for three weeks. Minimum age is 10 years old.
Cost for the three weeks Introduction To Archery Course is:
Juniors $50 (Under 18)
Deakin Students $50
This cost covers:
- Equipment Hire
- Instruction on shooting technique
- Instruction on shooting safety
Any Deakin University students who wish to undertake the Come ‘N’ Try course must have a valid photo student ID in order to receive the discount. Any further questions please contact our course coordinator.
After you have completed your introduction course you can then shoot for up to 9 more consecutive weeks at our regular club shoots with a $5 shooting fee per visit (held every Wednesday morning, Saturdays & Sundays, with seasonal Thursday night twilight shoots). If you wish to continue shooting after these 9 weeks you will need to join the club, after which, you will no longer need to pay the shooting fee.
Equipment hire is included in your introduction course but will cost $5 per session once completed. While we encourage new members to purchase their own equipment you are able to rent out club equipment for as long as you need.
DUE TO COVID-19 ALL COURSES ARE SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
To find dates and sign up to an introduction course, please see our 'Upcoming Events' page here
For more information about our Come ‘N’ Try courses you can email our Come and Try Coordinator here: