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New Callsign Template and FAQ’s

FYI for the folks out there chasing a new callsign inline with current changes. https://www.amc.edu.au/industry/amateur-radio/callsigns/new-callsign-template-and-faqs

2020 Trans-Tasman results are in!

4th place.Not BheadGood Soize.We were 5th last year.So… 3rd place next year?!Bring it on 🙂 Congrats to Alan VK2EFM for cracking 1st place in Single Operator, High Power, VK2MG for achieving 3rd place and Max VK2XOR for 7th place in Single Operator QRP. https://www.wia.org.au/members/contests/transtasman/

News 26.07.2020

With the Trans-Tasman low band contest last week, some club members are itching to get into contesting again and with the International Lighthouse and Lightship weekend along with the Remembrance Day contest over the 15th to 16th of August, it is sure to be busy times. A reminder that annual club membership is due for…
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AGM 2020

The Executive team wish to announce the Annual General Meeting (Club AGM) is to be held on Saturday the 15th August 2020 at the Kariong Clubhouse from 1300hrs. Steve (VK2SKC) our resident MasterChef will commence the BBQ from 1200 noon; club doors will open from 1030hrs. if there is one meeting you attend a year,…
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Why I bought the IC-705

Hi Everyone, Max here, VK2XOR. Today I’m writing about why I just pre-ordered the IC-705, about a month before it’s due to show up at my local distributor, at the time of this writing. There has been a lot of buzz and excitement about IC-705 in the lead-up to its release. However, I feel that…
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News 19.07.2020

Last night club members took part in the 2020 Trans-Tasman Low Band Contest utilising club station call VK2AFY. This was also a great introduction for the club’s new members to experience contesting and how fun it can be, The club would like to acknowledge Geoff VK2FGSE and Jim VK2FJEG, Ryan VK2FRTS who took place in…
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Trans-Tasman 2020 Contest

2020 sure has been an adventure! Much similar to last year, We intend on opening up the club rooms for a small number of members who may be interested in participating in the contest. The contest is held in 3 x 2 hour blocks from 6:00 PM – 12:00 AM this Saturday 18th July.  The…
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News 12.07.2020

The Clubs rooms are back open and is business as usual, despite needing to maintain extra distances apart. The club’s executive team are working on to continue to drive for interactive activities that involve both face to face and via teleconference facilities. This week the club would like to announce a welcome to new club…
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News 05.07.2020

Yesterday, for the first time in nearly 4 months, the club was able to reopen the clubrooms to members. There were a number of happy faces to be seen. Steve VK2SKC handled the BBQ and ensured that members received their food as per food handling guidelines. In making the clubrooms COVID compliant, physical distancing meant…
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News 28.06.2020

The Clubs Executive team would like to announce the club will be re-opening its doors next week on Saturday the 4th of July from 10:30am, with a BBQ from around 11:30. The club will also be holding its first face to face general business meeting, starting at 1pm. Things have changed slightly to make the…
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