This is the official home page of the Southern African Wingshooters Association (SAWA) – the only national bird hunting and shooting association in South Africa with SAPS accreditation as a Hunting Association in terms of the Firearms Control Act. We are a fully accredited hunting association, however, we specialise in wingshooting. On this site, interested parties are provided with information about what we do and how to join. By becoming a member you get access to information regarding the new Firearms Control Act, how to apply for a firearm licence, who's who in wingshooting, how to become a 'Dedicated Hunter' and much more. As a member, you will receive the Wingshooter glossy magazine featuring the most important fixtures on the bird hunting calendar, news on the latest firearm licensing news, "how to" articles, exclusive shooting venues and other important and informative news and articles. Important news, current events and more details of private shooting venues for members are reported on in the Wingshooter eNewsletters and eZines, which are e-mailed to members directly.
SOME OF THE MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS INCLUDE:
• Members-only access to the Gun Licensing Help-line
• Qualify as Dedicated Hunter
• Membership of Police-accredited Hunting Association
• Exclusive hunting venues for members only
• Around 200 officially organised shoots a year for members only
• Access to the National Shooting Venue Database
• Up-to-date information on the Firearms Control Act
• ‘WINGSHOOTER’ magazines with full shooting calendar
• Provincial hunting licences (for many provinces)
• Discounted access to clay shooting clubs, shotgun clinics and training
• 25% saving on the handbook WINGSHOOTING, with tips & hints by
21 experts on game bird hunting & dogs
• Free advice on shooting seasons, gundogs, shotguns, etc.
• Links to British Association for Shooting & Conservation
• 50% saving on selected shoots
• R20 million wingshooters’ liability insurance included
• PSP – Postal Shooting Programme for Handguns & Rifles
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