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Category: WICEN

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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News 19.04.2020

Due to the current health pandemic spreading across the nation and advice received by the Crown lands department, access to the club rooms are closed and all future face to face activities are on hold until further notice. The club’s executive team are currently working on a solution for alternate means to host business meetings.…
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News 09.02.2020

Preparations are full steam ahead for the Club’s Wyong Field Day, Sunday the 23rd of February. A full list of the traders, exhibitors and lecturers have been placed on both the club’s website and social media platforms. This year as a field day first we will be having amusement rides and attractions for the young…
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News 02.02.2020

Preparations are full steam ahead for the Club’s Wyong Field Day, Sunday the 23rd of February. A full list of the traders, exhibitors and lecturers have been placed on both the club’s website and social media platforms.Fox hunts return to the weekend by popular demand, with the club hosting both a mobile and pedestrian hunt,…
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Amateur radio skills prove useful during bushfire emergencies

Author : ABC News Service ABC News have reported that … (quote)… “Old fashioned’ amateur radio skills are proving useful during emergency incidents when traditional telecommunication channels break down.” Read the full story on the ABC News Website via this Link Please follow and like us:

WICEN hits the airwaves on the BBC World Service

Australia’s WICEN NSW Forward Commander, Compton Allen, was interviewed on the BBC World Service’s Digital Planet programme where he spoke of the role amateur radio operators are playing as part of the emergency response in the Aussie bushfire crisis. Listen to the podcast on the BBC World Service on https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/w3csy67g Please follow and like us:

BUSHFIRE EMERGENCY 31 December 2019 through 1 January 2020

Date : 31 / 12 / 2019 Author : Greg Kelly VK2GPK – WIA President The WIA has received advice that there are major outages of telecommunications in areas impacted by the bushfires either currently or expected to occur overnight. The scope and range of these impacts is unknown at this stage. The WIA kindly…
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Christmas lunch

The CCARC / CCWICEN held their annual Christmas lunch and would like to thank everyone who attend. Great food, great people and a grand time. Please follow and like us:

News 08.12.2019

News from the Central Coast Amateur Radio Club 8th December 2019 The 2020 Wyong field day preparations are in full swing, Sunday the 23rd February. We have received a lot of interest for plenty of talks across numerous topics. Traders are coming in and we’ve received plenty of interest for car boot sales. Remember there…
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It’s Christmas time at the CCARC!

Saturday 7th December 2019, the Central Coast Amateur Radio Club, alongside Central Coast WICEN will be hosting a Christmas luncheon at the Kariong clubrooms starting at 11:30 AM this will then be preceded by a brief monthly General Business meeting. All current members of the CCARC and CC-WICEN are welcome to attend. We hope to…
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