With the weather getting warmer and the HF station now fully operational and performing very well, we are planning to open the clubrooms up on the 4th friday night of each month so members can use the facilities, we will run the ATV station and have the audio going as well to interact with stations around Australia watching us live The next 4th Friday is 26th September! everyone welcome!
Saturdday 27th Septmeber form 10am, the clubrooms will be open for a GARAGE SALE and Sausage Sizzle! NO reasonable offer refused on bargain bits from the store room! Members are welcome to bring along items for the trading table as well, come and grab a bargain, come and have a mystery bag in bread, come and enjoy the day! see you there!
Thanks to everyone who attended the club BBQ and SOTA day!
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Mark VK3ABT will be talking about, and demonstrating a commercial Software Designed Radio covering 6Mhz to 6Ghz. The presentation will cover both hardware and software.
2014 Oceania DX Contest – SSB October 4th.
The club plans to activate the clubs burwood station for the SSB section of the 2014 Oceania DX Contest, 08:00 UTC Saturday 4 October to 08:00 UTC Sunday 5 October 2014. The aim will be to activate saturday night until people have had enough! we might even test the local pizza shop again! come along on the night play radio! more details as they are planned. Read the contest rules HERE
The club will once again have a display and demonstration marquee at the Whitehorse Spring Festival, Sunday 19th October, we require members to assist manning the stall throughout the day. Talk to the committee if you are able to assist.
The club runs both Foundation and Standard/Full License classes on a regular basis. Please email the club if you wish to participate and head over to the courses page or email Contact Keith VK3FT for more details – Learning@emdrc.com.au too see what the club offers!
3.4Ghz and other bands, more information to follow!