The Gosford District Pistol Club (GDPC) has been operating on the central coast for over  60 years.

The GDPC is a New South Wales Amateur Pistol Association (NSWAPA) affiliated club located on the Rifle Range Firetrail at Kariong on the Central Coast of New South Wales. The GDPC offers a comprehensive range of pistol shooting matches including:


1. All International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) matches (the matches shot at the Olympic Games)

2. All forms of Service Pistol match (Military/Police style matches).

3. All forms of World Association 1500 (WA 1500) match (International Service Pistol style matches).

4. .22 Rimfire Metallic Silhouette matches.

5. Black Powder  matches

Club membership is around 100 - many of over 30 years. There is a growing contingent of junior members, who, along with new members undertake an excellent induction program under the watchful eyes of our experienced team of coaches.


Our members are able to participate in competitions at Club, State, National and International levels.  

To find us, turn north from Woy Woy Road onto the Scout Camp Firetrail, which is signposted. Follow the gravel road and at the Y junction turn left. The first building that you see will be the GDPC. Once there ask for the Club Captain, or one of the Committee Members.

The GDPC is a wheelchair friendly Club that welcomes those wishing to try the sport of pistol shooting.


No firearms or ammunition are stored on the Club premises.