Central Coast Amateur Radio Club News – May 21, 2023
The club rooms at Kariong are open on Saturdays from 10:30am. As always, members and visitors are most welcome.
Next Saturday, May 28, the club will be holding the monthly Show & Tell. This one will be a general day
with no set topic; so bring along what you fancy. If you don’t want to bring an item, take a few photos and talk to them using the projector.
On June 17 and 18, a Foundation and education training weekend is planned at the club rooms with training on the Saturday and exams on the Sunday. If you already hold a current amateur callsign and are interested in upgrading to Standard or Advanced level, please reach out to us to make arrangements. Limited places are available and bookings are essential. Please RSVP to the club’s education facilitator, Karen VK2YX by Thursday June 1. You can email email@example.com or call us on 02 4340 2500. Further details on the club web page.
At the VK2RAG Somersby repeater site, the D-Star, Rad-Net DMR and 2m Echolink services are fully
The club Web SDR at Somersby. Websdr.ccarc.org.au is configured to listen on 6 metres, 2 metres, 70
centimetres and 23 centimetres.
The Morning Tea Net is run on weekdays at 10:00am and the Weekly net on Thursday at 8:00pm.
Both nets are run on on the VK2RAG repeater – 146.725MHz with a 91.5Hz sub-audible tone, and on the
CCARCNSW and HAM Echolink conferences.
The Thursday evening net is also live video-streamed on the club’s facebook page.
You can find out more about the CCARC, our upcoming social events and other details that we can’t tell you about here on the web at ccarc.org.au, by phone on 02 4340 2500, or on social media by searching for “Central Coast Amateur Radio Club”. Remember to give the club a “like” to follow for any updates.
73, Alan VK2MG
Publicity Officer, Central Coast Amateur Radio Club.
Summary of Nets
VK2RAG 146.725 with 91.5Hz tone and echolink through the CCARCNSW and HAM Conferences
- The Morning Tea Net is held Monday to Friday at 10am.
- The Weekly Net is held on Thursday at 8:00pm