Members' Family and Friends Fun Day

16 May 2021

Location: Illawarra Archers, Mount Keira NSW


Note this event is only for existing club members and their guests.  If you know a member hit them up for an invitation!  Otherwise please register for a Come and Try course for an instructor-led introductory session.

Club members, this is an opportunity to share your sport with family members and close friends!

Register for yourself and your guests here

This Fun Day will start with a "Come & Try" style introduction to archery. All club members and their guests will be using the Beginner Bows. Following a Safety Briefing the shooting session will go until 1pm, after which there will be a Club-supplied BBQ, finishing around 2pm.

There will be some normal target faces, as well as some fun ones to enjoy. Instructor/coach guidance will be available.

For planning purposes, you will need to pre-register yourself and your guests byclicking HERE, and also please note the following important info:

  • Registration Closes Sunday 9th May
  • In order to participate you must be wearing closed shoes.  i.e. not sandals.  Shoes must have covered toes/feet; this is a safety issue, so we cannot let anyone do archery without safe shoes.
  • It's suggested that you do not wear loose, bulky clothing- clothing and jewelry that won't get caught in the string, bow, etc. Also tie back loose hair, if you wish to keep it attached to your head;
  • Bring: drinking water; we are on a tank system, but you can also purchase bottled water ($1ea) or soft drink ($1.50ea) from our Club, Hat to protect your head from UV (but not a large brim that will interfere with the string when it's pulled back to your face), Sunscreen if it's a high UV day.
  • Minimum shooting age is 8 years old. Parents/Guardians must closely supervise their children, as there could be a large number of people. Club Members are responsible for their guests.
  • All Archery equipment will be provided for the session: bow, arrows, armguards, targets, and maybe even some little prizes!

Register for yourself and your guests here