To me the ‘Nannyfication’ of Australia’s knife laws is a major irritation. I understand that knifings have become a problem in the community, but I cannot understand why the general population should have to suffer. Read more
While most Apprehended Violence Orders are sought for good reason, most experienced Family Lawyers will honestly admit that a significant percentage- that in my experience is as high as 20%, are maliciously motivated.
As firearms are not in use at all times when you are at the farm, you need to give consideration to the provision of adequate storage when the firearms and ammunition are not actually ‘being used or carried’ and ensure that it is being used.
So what does your hunting licence do for you? The answer?... Plenty! Are you maximising the value of your licence?
The Weapons Prohibition Act 1998 is full of ‘Nanny knee jerks’. Whenever an Editor or other media journalist, bleats loudly about something, the Premier or Police Minister makes a pronouncement that he will ban the offending item.
The Queensland Police Minister, the Hon Bill Byrne, has been quoted as calling QLD farmers ‘Cowboys’
Firearms law expert Simon Munslow looks at whether there will be any real change in light of recent changes to the application form for obtaining a sound moderator in NSW.
Firearms law expert Simon Munlow answers a readers question about the legality of carrying firearms on motorbikes.
Firearms law expert Simon Munslow gives us his take on the NFA review - and what we can do about it.
Firearms law expert Simon Munslow gives his opinion on the firearms industry joint submission on the National Firearms Agreement.
Firearms law expert Simon Munslow takes a look at the legal issues surrounding Category D firearms and sound moderators.
Firearms law expert Simon Munslow answers a reader's question about the legality of 'Bow-Mags', a device that enable a rifle cartridge to be seated in the head of an arrow.
Simon Munslow ponders whether or not the recent announcement of shooter consultation on the NFA review is really the win for shooters that some are hailing.
Firearms law expert Simon Munslow answers a reader's question about what the law considers "possession" of a firearm.
Firearms law expert Simon Munslow provides a list of things to consider when entering into a hunting lease.