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To All Hunters: Chronic Wasting Disease in BC

HUNTERS: We Need Your Help to Learn More About CHRONIC WASTING DISEASE IN BC WHAT IS CWD? Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) affects species in the deer family (cervids). It is caused by abnormal proteins (prions). CWD is found in mule deer, white-tailed deer, elk and moose in many jurisdictions in North America, including Alberta and […]

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Weather Alert: Sporting Clays

This coming weekend, Oct 15th, there is a Sporting Clay Shoot scheduled. Unfortunately, Mother Nature seems to have decided to innundate us with torrential rains and wind on that same day … talk about a scheduling clash. Of course, we all know the accuracy of the Weatherman, so … if it is raining on Friday, […]

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Introductory Hunting Essentials

Introductory Hunting Essentials Course 29-30 October 2016 Are you a novice hunter, who has successfully completed the PAL and CORE courses, but feel that you need more practical training before heading off into the woods?  Then this course may be just for you. The Victoria Fish and Game Protective Association will be holding an Introductory […]

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Camping at the Range

Until last month, camping at the range consisted of pitching a tent, or setting up a trailer, in Frog Hollow … which, in the summer, means dust from vehicles coming in the front gate, or a hot sun beating down on you. Starting in August of this year, we’ve begun developing the woodlands, both behind […]

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Guest Speaker: Ian Bruce of Peninsula Streams Society

Mark your Calendars: September 19th General Meeting Guest Speaker!! Ian Bruce, the Executive Coordinator of Peninsula Streams Society, will give a presentation describing the various projects they are involved with.  A discussion is planned on ways PSS might involve VFGPA members in short, or longer, term projects; perhaps one that the Victoria Fish & Game […]

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NOTICE: Bamberton Forest Fire

Just to let everyone know … there is currently a forest fire in progress about 10 miinutes north of the range,  around Bamberton Provincial Park.   As  result, all trafficc north Trans Canada is diverted through Shawnigan Lake, causing backups. At this time, we do not know if they are allowing traffic to proceed past the […]

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Summer Haze ’16

This weekend, the Victoria Fish and Game Protective Association hosted our Annual “Summer Haze” PITA 500 Shoot. Below are the event results …

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Bill C-228 : Closed Containment Aquaculture

The following is a text version of the attached Signed PDF Letter from Fin Donnelly concerning Bill C-228   David Becker President Victoria Fish and Game Protection Association PO Box 93 Victoria, BC, V8W 2M1 Dear David, I am writing to ask for your help. For more than 25 years, I have been fighting to […]

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Rendezvous 2016: Fun in the Sun

This year’s  Malahat Marauders’/ VFGPA rendezvous took place over the BC Day weekend under a cloudless sky.  There were 47 shooters registered, and we seated about 60 for the Saturday evening dinner.  Due to fire concerns, we set up the ‘trails’ on the R/P range, with 20 targets ranging out to 100 yds.  Pistols were […]

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Malahat Marauders Rendezvous 2016

Join us at the range for this years Rendezvous … Visitors welcome …

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