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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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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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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:

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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News 06.10.2019

We trust that all members remembered that Daylight Saving started today, and that you are not one hour out. In the meantime, also please be aware that the “1194” time service shut down recently, with very little fanfare. The next Club Lecture will be on Saturday 19th October, on a topic to be advised by…
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News 29.09.2019

The next General Meeting of the Club will be on Saturday 5th October and all are invited, especially visitors. The next Club Lecture will be on Saturday 19th October, on a topic to be advised by the new Lecture Coordinator. In the meantime, the next meeting of WICEN Central Coast will be on Saturday 12th…
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News 04.08.2019

The digital P25 service at VK2RAG is now operational again, but D-Star is still not working at the time of writing; be sure that the IT Team is working as hard as possible to restore normal services. Also, a reminder that the weekly 2m net is now held at 7pm (on Thursday) during the winter…
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News 28.07.2019

The digital services at VK2RAG (D-Star and P25) were out of service at the time of writing, although given your scribe’s faulty crystal ball they will probably be operational by the time this item goes to air. Also, a reminder that the weekly 2m net is now held at 7pm (on Thursday) during the winter…
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