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CLUBHOUSE REOPENING

NSW will start to reopen for the fully vaccinated (two doses) or those with a medical exception from Monday 11 October, and you’ll need to carry proof of vaccination with you. This means that after an incredibly long time, our clubroom doors will open back up as of Saturday the 16th of October! That’s right!…
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AGM

Today the club held its annual general meeting. The outgoing executive team consisting of President Jaye VK2QRZ, Vice President Brad VK2NMZ and Treasurer VK2DLS. The Club thanks you for all the work and effort you have put in over the years. The club would like to welcome to the newly elected executive committee for 2021-2022…
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D-Star

Guess who’s back!Back again?D-Stars back!Tell your friends!Guess who’s back.. guess who’s back… That’s right, VK2RAG D-Star is back and on the air officially as of today! How awesome is that! A HUGE thank you to our repeater team that have been working in the background over the last several weeks realigning the system and pulling…
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**Important Notice – Effective Immediately Clubroom access suspended**

In light of current New South Wales Public Health orders At this point, all face to face activities relating to the Central Coast Amateur Radio Club is suspended until further advice is provided from New South Wales Health / Updates to standing public health orders. The clubs executive team continues to monitor public health advice…
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Echolink

Echolink restoration is getting closer.Upon troubleshooting and reviewing file systems there was a critical hardware failure which has slowed progress down. Our crew are getting closer to bringing it back onlineWe’re hoping to have it restored soon

Oh hello!

What’s this?? It looks like the major #Mayham raffle prize! ICOM IC-705! Tickets available on the day for $5 each. How many tickets are you looking to grab? #icomaustralia #ccarclub #qrpradio #ic705

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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