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Tag: VK

News 13.09.2020

Last week the club held its monthly general business meeting, during this meeting the executive committee put forward the importance of a secretary to the club members. The Club would like to announce that Myles VK2ASS has accepted the position of Club Secretary and the rest of the executive team looks forward to working closely…
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ARISS VK

ARISS VK confirms all good to go for Drew KI5AAA on the ISS to make first contact with the Australian Air League – South Australia Wing, Parafield, South Australia, Australia. Friday 13th March 2020, 08:56:53 UTC , AOS (Acquisition of Signal) @ 7:56:53pm AEDT (Australian Eastern Daylight Time). The Educational radio contact is planned with…
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News 16.02.2020

The Club is currently all about Fox Hunts and Field days. Fox hunts are making a return to the weekend by popular demand, with the club hosting both a 2 mobile and a pedestrian hunt, on Saturday the 22nd February, starting from the race course at 12:45 PM. The Fox Frequency will be advised on…
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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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Australian Amateurs can use AX prefix on Australia Day

Date : 24 / 01 / 2020 Author : Robert Broomhead – VK3DN The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) automatically allows all radio amateurs to substitute their normal VK callsign prefix with the letters AX, every Australia Day. Our national day this year falls on Sunday 26th of January. This gives radio amateurs the…
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News 19.01.2020

News from the Central Coast Amateur Radio Club 19th January 2019 The CCARC has field day fever with preparations well underway for Sunday the 23rd Sunday. Also, back by popular demand, the CCARC are happy to announce we will be hosting not 1 but 2 Fox Hunts on Saturday the 22nd February starting from the…
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Australian amateurs get 2×1 contest callsigns

The Radio Amateur Society of Australia (RASA) has successfully negotiated the issue of 2×1 callsigns (e.g. VK2A) for VK contest stations. “RASA developed terms of reference for a cross-sector committee to review options and make recommendations on how 2 x 1 callsigns could be implemented. Calls for expressions of interest to join the committee were…
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