A Target Rifle will be chambered in either 308 Winchester or 223 Remington. Maximum weight of the rifle is 7kg, including sight and all attachments. Ammunition is restricted to NRAA rules.
"This guide covers many aspects of shooting what is known as "Target Rifle” in Australia. It describes basic equipment, physical preparation, the shooting techniques and mental control required for high performance prone position shooting."
Target Rifle - Optical Class [OC]
15.1 - Rifles and Equipment
15.1.1 - Where there is no rule applicable within this section, the Standard Shooting Rules for fullbore [TR] shall apply.
15.1.2 - Any rifle that complies with the specification laid down for TR with the following exceptions:-
15.1.3 - Weight:- The weight of the rifle with all attachments excluding the sling shall not exceed 7.0kg.
15.1.4 - Sights:- Any sight system is permitted, this includes telescopic and other optical sights