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Category: Radio

NEWS 10.10.2021

With the current government health orders changing this week we expect to open the clubrooms on October 16th.Email has been sent to to club members explaining the rules that we have to follow in order to open up, andfurther updates will be sent if there are changes to the rules. The daily morning tea net…
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NEWS 03.10.2021

With the current government health orders extended, the clubrooms will remain closed for access until furthernotice. This topic was discussed in yesterdays monthly meeting of the club with changes occurring in the healthorder on Monday. The daily morning tea net continues, and the club would like to thank Bob VK2AOR and Dave VK2KFU fortheir amazing…
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NEWS 19.09.2021

With the current government health orders extended, the clubrooms will remain closed for access until furthernotice. The club continues to monitor the ongoing public health situation are hopeful the doors can reopen againsoon. The daily morning tea net continues, and the club would like to thank Bob VK2AOR and Dave VK2KFU fortheir amazing efforts. With…
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NEWS 08.08.2021

Due to current public health orders, the clubrooms are currently closed for access until at least Saturday the 28th of August. The clubs executive team continue to monitor the ongoing public health situation are hopeful the doors can reopen again soon. The club’s final general business meeting prior to the AGM was held yesterday online…
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That deep dark hole called QRP, Part 2

Chapter 2! In the last chapter I spoke about exploring the concept of portable operations, taking delivery of a Yaesu FT-818, Making use of the 7M Sotabeams mast with a linked Dipole. Natively the FT-818 comes with a 1900mAh Ni-MH internal battery and while you can still run 6 watts, it will run out of…
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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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News 20.06.2021

The Clubs next general business meeting will be held on Saturday the 3rd of July at 13:00.Steve (VK2SKC) our resident chef will be banging out bangers on the BBQ from 1200 noon, and club doors will open from 1030hrs. The clubs committee continues to review responses to the recent Mayham event survey and has received…
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News 06.06.2021

On behalf of all the CCARC Mayham committee we would like to say thank you to all those that attended the day. The 3 fox hunts were a hit with the final Fox located within the Ourimbah State Forest taking almost 2 hours to locate. Congratulations to Gerard VK2IO for taking out first prize closely…
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News 23.05.2021

With only 1 week to go till “Mayham” at Wyong Racecourse, there are some important things for you to know before the day. On Saturday the 29th of May there will be a short Pedestrian taster along with 2 Mobile fox hunts beginning at approximately 1pm.Please stay tuned on the VK2RAG 2-meter repeater for exact…
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News 16.05.2021

The Central Coast Amateur Radio Club “Mayham” event is now only 2 weeks away at Wyong Race Course.With the clock ticking fast, as with previous year, there is a raffle for attendees on the day and this one is sure going to be popular! First Prize is an Icom IC-705, Second is an Anytone AT-D578…
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