Hire a Gunner and Cannon


The tradition of firing a salute with cannons is as old as cannon themselves. A while ago, a 41 gun salute was fired to celebrate the birth of George, son of Prince William and Kate. If you would like to kick off your festival, race or celebrate a wedding, birthday or special event with firing of a cannon, then contact CAOSA at to hire a qualified CAOSA Gunner and cannon.


Training of Gunners


Would you like to be trained and qualify as a CAOSA Gunner? Then become a member of our Association to find out more about the process and legal requirements from our Chief gunners and mentors, then contact CAOSA at


Cannon Research Projects


Documenting, researching, advice, manufacturing of cannon tools (To view).
For more information about these services contact CAOSA at