Crimes Act 1900 No 40
Current version for 1 March 2020 to date (accessed 7 June 2020 at 17:12)
Part 3 Division 3 Section 29
29   Certain other attempts to murder
attempts to administer to, or cause to be taken by, any person any poison, or other destructive thing, or
shoots at, or in any manner attempts to discharge any kind of loaded arms at any person, or
attempts to drown, suffocate, or strangle any person,
with intent in any such case to commit murder,
shall, whether any bodily injury is effected or not, be liable to imprisonment for 25 years.