March 3rd Main Meeting “*Location Change” – Introduction to DMR Radio!
The evening will see a talk and demonstration on DMR from Peter VK3TE, a growing digital mode used by hams all over the world. The Australian DMR ham network is growing rapidly with 15 linked repeaters in operation and more on their way. For more information on DMR in VK, head to http://www.vkdmr.info/ Everyone welcome.
The club also acquired the special event callsign VI50ER and we will be activating this through jan-feb and march 2017. If you would like to use this callsign and active your home station, contact the club to allocate a time. We encourage all members to utilise and activate this callsign.
The club will be active in the upcoming John Moyle Field Day, Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th March, portable (VK3ER/P) near blackwood and other members will be out and about, we would love members to work us! book the weekend and play radio! http://www.wia.org.au/members/contests/johnmoyle/
The next scheduled Foundation course will be held at the EMDRC Clubrooms in Burwood, mid April (Around easter time – TBC). If you would like more information or are interested in attending the next course, please email email@example.com
Standard and Advanced Courses April/May 2017.
The 2017 Standard and Advanced upgrade License course is planned to commence late April/Early May 2017. With a Maths Refresher at the beginning to help ease everyone into the theory section. Please contact the club for more details and to register your interest.
The club has a number of accredited examiners, who are always available to run a license course. These can occur at any time, if you would like to book an exam, contact the club learning team.
At this stage, we plan to run our next course in the Autumn of 2017, these classes are held Saturday afternoons at our clubrooms in Burwood and run for a number of months. To see the course structure, have a look at the learning page or, If you would like more information or are interested in attending the 2017 course, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Anderson power hub is now available for purchase on the club webshop! just in time for xmas, dotn forget your club member discount code. http://www.emdrc.com.au/shop/
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Want to know the Latest goings on in the club, see photos and videos of events, or just interact in a more real time environment, Head over to the clubs Facebook page for the latest info, and best of all, you don’t need to join Facebook to look at the page. http://www.facebook.com/VK3ER