Bega District News

Bega man fined over 'slug gun', unaware he needed a licence

Ellouise Bailey
Updated May 12 2022 - 4:01pm, first published May 11 2022 - 6:00pm

A man has claimed in court a "slug gun" found in his bedroom had been in his family for generations and wasn't aware he needed a licence to own the firearm.

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Ellouise Bailey

Ellouise Bailey


Queensland Country Life reporter based in Rockhampton and reporting on agriculture in the central Queensland region. Got a story? Get in touch: 0447 477 399 or email

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