Entries by Adam

AGM & Elections – March 18th 2024

In accordance with the Societies Act of BC, the Victoria Fish & Game Protective Association hereby gives notice of its 2024 Annual General Meeting. To be held on March 18, 2024 at 7:00pm at the Strawberry Vale Community Hall, 11 High Street, Victoria BC.     Agenda as follows: Call meeting to order & acceptance […]

Storms at the Range

After another snowy, stormy January, we’d just like to make a public note of thanks to the staff at the Range, and their enduring hard work in keeping it a safe and enjoyable place for everyone in the Association. A large tree came down in one of the storms, causing significant damage to and around […]

Annual General Meeting 2023

In Accordance with the Societies Act of BC, the Victoria Fish And Game Protective Association hereby gives notice of its 2023 Annual General Meeting. To be held on March 20, 2023 at 7:00pm at the Strawberry Vale Community Hall, 11 High Street, Victoria BC.   Agenda as follows: Call to order & acceptance of the […]

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March Magazines Update

by Adam Piluso, Admin Coordinator As of March 2nd 2023, the Mar/Apr 2023 issue of the BCO magazine have arrived at our range, and are ready for pickup! As many of us know, one of the benefits of our clubs’ affiliation with the BCWF is a bi-monthly copy of the BC Outdoors Magazine. The BCWF […]

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Members Speak About Handgun Freeze on 980 CKNW

On October 24th our President Doug Bancroft, and skilled IPSC shooter Dawne Deeley, were featured 18 minute segment on CKNW AM-980 Talk Radio Vancouver. They spoke to Mike Smyth about the impact of the federal handgun ban on shooting sports. The link can be found here: https://globalnews.ca/bc/program/the-mike-smyth-show The discussion starts around the 14:40 mark.

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Billy Sanderson in the News

On Tuesday, our club’s very own Billy Sanderson was interviewed by CTV News and CBC Radio. Billy spoke about the sport of Archery, and the World Archery 3D Championships. Links to each interview can be found below. CTV News Vancouver Island: https://vancouverisland.ctvnews.ca/vancouver-island-archer-heading-to-italy-for-world-championships-1.6039558 CBC Radio: https://www.cbc.ca/listen/live-radio/1-48-on-the-island/clip/15932632-victoria-archer-competing-italy-world-championship

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IPSC on CTV News

This weekend, our club is hosting an IPSC BC qualifier match! Several of our members and match participants were interviewed by CTV News Vancouver Island on Friday, August 12th. Dawne Deeley, Jurgen Brandemeier, and Don Senft spoke about IPSC, the community, and the danger that future legislation presents to the sport. You can watch the […]

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Steel Core Ammunition

During the summer months, it is common for the BC Coastal Fire Centre to place bans on open burning. Whenever conditions are extreme enough to warrant a ban on campfires, we also place a temporary ban on the use of steel core ammunition at our range. This is because steel projectiles create sparks when hitting […]

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Annual General Meeting 2022

In Accordance with the Societies Act of BC, the Victoria Fish And Game Protective Association hereby gives notice of its 2022 Annual General Meeting. To be held on March 21, 2022 at 7:00pm at the Strawberry Vale Community Hall, 11 High Street, Victoria BC. Current PHO regulations regarding COVID will be in effect.  At this […]

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Peninsula Streams Society Auction 2022

The Peninsula Streams Society has done incredible work in our local area, as one of the leading habitat restoration and environmental stewardship non-profits on Southern Vancouver Island. Please consider supporting their annual online silent auction fundraiser. The auction is live until Sunday, March 6th. There are loads of great items you can bid on, and […]