The clubs next foundation course will be Occur in a couple of weeks time, saturday and sunday 23rd and 24th of August, Please email the club if you wish to participate in the upcoming course. Contact Keith VK3FT for more details – Learning@emdrc.com.au
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 to see what the club offers!
The normal 5th friday night of the month dinner at the Mountain View hotel is on, people typical arrive from 6pm for a chat and dinner, everyone welcome.
The Main monthly meeting for September will see a talk from Professor Jean Armstrong from monash university on OFDM transmission methods and Lifi Technology to transmit high speed data using light, a rapidly developing and cutting edge technology! it should be an enlightening evening!
SOTA Summit Introduction Activation and club BBQ
The club is contemplating holding an Introduction to SOTA summit activation and club BBQ in late September. The plan is to head to a local easy access summit (Mt Donna Buang most likely) and let members activate/experience sota and have a bbq get together, the club will provide the gear and help start you in the sota hobby!. Please email Andrew firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in coming along or for more details.
3.4Ghz and other bands, more information to follow
2014 RD Contest Done!.
A small band of 6 club members spent some time over the weekend giving the new antennas and amplifier a real shakedown, and we had a ball, just under 400 contacts over the 24hr period with the gear all working well, thanks to those who helped get the station going again and who helped work the contest, have a look at the clubs Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/VK3ER for more photos!