Permit to acquire delays putting businesses, public safety at risk: firearms industry

Brandon Long
Updated September 4 2022 - 8:07am, first published September 2 2022 - 4:00pm
The Barn manager Neil Shields, Oakey, has run out of space to store firearms, creating cashflow and safety issues. Pictures by Brandon Long
The Barn manager Neil Shields, Oakey, has run out of space to store firearms, creating cashflow and safety issues. Pictures by Brandon Long

A firearms dealer on Queensland's Darling Downs is stockpiling hundreds of rifles, pistols and shotguns in safes across its two-story concrete complex, but not by choice.

Brandon Long

Brandon Long

Queensland Country Life journalist

Brandon Long is a Queensland Country Life journalist based in Toowoomba.

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