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News 28.02.2021

The club wishes to announce the Central Coast Amateur Radio Club “Mayham” event will be held on Sunday the 30th of May 2021 at Wyong Race Course. For the patrons who have attended the Wyong Field Day for many years, It’s the same event, but with a fresh date and new name. For those are…
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SSTV net

Next Friday the 12th of February at 7:30 PM, Club member Adrian VK2ABS will be holding a Slow Scan Television net on the clubs VK2RAG 70-centimetre 438.075 MHz repeater. This will be the second net that Adrian will be hosting and support from both listeners and contributors would be greatly appreciated.

**Important Update**

In light of the recent events across Australia, The executive team, with support of the club’s membership, has decided to postpone the Wyong Field Day scheduled for Sunday the 28th of February 2021. This was a decision that has not been taken lightly and the safety of both the club’s members and those who attend…
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Australia Day

Under a permanent agreement with the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) all Australian radio amateurs may use the alternative AX callsign prefix instead of VK on Australia Day, Tuesday January 26. On Australia Day many celebrate our country and culture. This includes the granting of awards, honours and the welcoming to citizenship of many…
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Today was the first open day for 2021

Today was the first open day for 2021. A massive shout out to our friends that came along today. Also – we played with Oscilloscopes and Sig Gens.

CCARC Clubroom closure extended

Hello all, As many of you may have seen in the local Media Outlets, COVID-19 or the Corona Virus as commonly known is beginning to return again. Multiple spots have been identified within the Greater and Western Sydney areas with 49 current active cases in the past week, A decision has been made by the…
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CCARC Christmas Party 2020

What an incredible turnout once again for the 2020 CCARC and CC-WICEN Christmas Luncheon. Karen VK2AKB put on a fabulous feast yet again with a spread of fresh roast veggies, along with a selection of festive favourite meats. We had a full house with laughs all around, there was even a visit by Rod VK2DOT…
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Club Closure

The club rooms will be closing for a short period during the festive season. From: 19.12.2020 Reopening: 09.01.2020

D-star

Hey there! Heads up! As an interm we’ve enabled D-star on our MMDVM based repeater. 438.875mhz with a -7.0mhz offset. Jump on it! http://mmdvm.vk2rag.net

Kincumba Mountain Reserve Outing

Wow! What an incredible day we had out at Kincumba Mountain Reserve. A huge thank you to all those who came along and made the day a success! Lots of laughs, banter and multiple jota contacts with some vk3 and vk4 stations operating with local scout and club groups. Our surprise fox hunt also raised…
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