BATHURST ARMS FAIR
The next auction will be conducted in Melbourne in late April,2019.
Some items to be listed in that auction may be on display and can be viewed at the Bathurst Arms Fair in March, 2019.
A new addition to Bathurst Arms Fair is
The Toy Soldier Experience
who are stockists of KING & COUNTRY 1:30 scale hand painted miniature military and civilian
figurines (lead soldiers but they're not made of lead). The detail and accuracy of these figures is
incredible and they are complemented by in-scale vehicles, horses (alive and dead), ordnance
and a whole host of diorama accessories. It has to be seen to be appreciated. They're not really
toys but collectables. They will no doubt appeal to 'boys' of all ages and probably a good many
girls (except the dead horses). www.thetoysoldierexperience.com/
PURCHASING FIREARMS AT THE BATHURST ARMS FAIR
All firearms, ammunition and knife sales are subject to current NSW Laws and Regulations.
You will be required to produce your licence before you may inspect a firearm.
If you wish to purchase a firearm (that requires registration), and assuming you already have the appropriate licence, you will need a 'Permit to Acquire' from the NSW Police Firearms Registry. The permit may be obtained prior to the Arms Fair OR you can arrange with the dealer to hold the firearm until you obtain your permit. A deposit may be required. Dealers are happy to assist customers with the necessary protocols of purchasing.
Many 'local' dealers can assist with the transfer of registration from interstate dealers to NSW dealers allowing buyers to pick up their purchase from a 'local' business. A fee may apply.
If you do not have a licence the Dealer can advise on the procedure to apply for a licence or direct you to the NSW Police Firearms Registry or one of the attending clubs who will be happy to advise you and may help you obtain a licence.
Antique Arms Collectors Society of Australia
Arms Fairs have always enjoyed the support of the AACS and they have indicated that they will attending and supporting the Bathurst Arms Fair. They usually organize, from amongst their members, to display a good selection of antique firearms, edged weapons and items of historical interest.
AACS can offer advice on age, rarity, conservation and restoration of vintage weapons as well as membership of one of the biggest arms collecting groups in Australia. www.antiquearmssociety.org.au/
Come along and meet their representatives.
Below is a selection of their display at Bathurst in 2018.
LITHGOW ARMS (formerly ADI Lithgow)
Have been invited to exhibit their new range of centrefire rifles at the Bathurst Arms Fair.
After their successful introduction of the Crossover LA101's in .22 and .17 rimfire
Lithgow Arms have complemented their range with the centrefire LA102 in
.223Rem, .243Win and .308Win.
Come along and meet the manufacturer of this world class rifle.
See the 'special guest' tab above.
Buyers and Sellers of new and used firearms, ammunition, optics and accessories.
We are also Australia’s largest stockist of Uberti Firearms and specialist in the sport of Single Action shooting.
Come and see one of our friendly helpful staff at Bathurst Arms Fair where we will have a range of new and used firearms, ammunition, reloading equipment, cleaning gear and accessories.
Cowboy Guns and Gear, 54-56 Kendal Street COWRA NSW 2794 Ph: 02 6342 1965
2011 & 2012 EXHIBITORS
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Items in the slideshow were for sale or on display in 2017 & 2018 and are indicative only of items which may be for sale at the
2019 Bathurst Arms Fair.
NSW POLICE FIREARMS REGISTRY ~ have been invited to attend in 2019.
Firearms Registry attended the 2018 Bathurst Arms Fair. Several experienced officers were available to provide information on licensing, registration, safe-keeping, permits to acquire (PTA), minors permits, interstate transfers, etc.
Registry staff have always been found to be very approachable and helpful with their advice and assistance.
If you have questions you'd like clarified come along and speak with them face to face.
Well known Mudgee enthusiast Peter Jervis has again offered to
mount a display of his extensive collection of genuine 19th century memorabilia.
Peter's displays are complemented by period items which accurately show the
equipment used by the cowboys and ranch hands.
Much of Peter's original equipment is seldom seen in Australia and is a true
representation of this period of unprecedented growth that changed America.
Industrial technology underwent massive advances during this period and
nowhere is this more evident than in the change in weapons technology
demonstrated in Peter's collection.
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Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th
9:00am 'til 4:30pm 9:00am 'til 3:30pm
Great Western Hwy (A32), Kendall Ave, BATHURST, NSW
2017 & 2018 EXHIBITORS
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We've got some excellent collections of historic firearms and firearm related collectables being displayed at the Bathurst Arms Fair.
Some of Australia's finest 19th Century Winchester lever action repeating rifles and some very scarce 1880's Colt rifles and handguns will form the centrepiece of a display organised by members of the AACSA.