This is a great on-line resource for the younger members of your Radio Club as well as new members and the not so young. It’s a breath of fresh air and a great amount of effort has gone into the website.
vk3ye dot com is about amateur radio and practical electronics. Keep reading if you like building small radio transmitters and receivers, operating low power or transmitting from the great outdoors. Many articles and videos are for the radio beginner.
D-STAR is a new ham radio system which offers digital voice and data communication. It connects repeater sites over microwave links and the Internet and forms a wide area ham radio network. The DSTAR system provides a new capability and functionality to the ham radio world and increases the efficiency of emergency communications.
ARDF, or Amateur Radio Direction Finding Group, is an exciting branch of amateur radio, attracting people of all ages. Sometimes called Foxhunting or Radio Sport, ARDF is very similar to orienteering, the major difference being that participants use direction-finding equipment to locate radio transmitters, rather than navigating to known points on a map.
The Wireless Institute of Australia (WIA) is the World’s first and oldest National Radio Society, being founded in 1910. The WIA is a member of the International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) and represents Amateur Radio Operators in Australia to the various government bodies.