The summary of contacts made by VK2AMW during the 2007 lighthouse weekend have been delayed. They will be posted here as soon as they become available. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Archive for August, 2007
Posted in Lighthouse weekend on Aug 22nd, 2007 Comments Off
WIN News in the Illawarra ran a story on the lighthouse weekend event at Point Perpendicular as the headline item. Here is a Windows Media clip of the news story.
The combined clubs of the Illawarra Amateur Radio Society (IARS) and the Blue Mountains Amateur Radio Club (BMARC) are currently operating on all bands making contacts as part of the event from Point Perpendicular Lighthouse at Jervis Bay on the South Coast of NSW. The club is using their coast link repeater network for liaison [...]
The 2007 annual general meeting of the IARS was held Tuesday 14 August. Officers and committee members were chosen for 2007-2008. Here are the results: President: Tony Stone VK2TS Vice-president: Rob McKnight VK2MT Secretary: Steve Benko VK2TSB Treasurer: John Lawer VK2KEJ Steve Benko is the new face in the officers for this year. Thanks for [...]
The club history page has been updated to include a link to a scanned image of the original 1948 Wollongong Amateur Radio Club license for VK2AMW. To preserve as much detail as possible, the image is 776KB, so watch out if you are using a dial-up Internet connection!
Don’t forget! Next Tuesday August 14 at 7:30pm is the August IARS club meeting. This month is the annual general meeting. Come and put your hand up to contribute to your club. The meeting will be at Australia’s Industry world visitor’s centre — see here for directions. New members and visitors are always welcome. See [...]
The Illawarra Amateur Radio Society and The Blue Mountains Amateur Radio Club (BMARC) will be activating an amateur radio station at the historic, Point Perpendicular light house for the International Lighthouse and Lightship weekend of 18th and 19th August 2007. The activation will be a combined club event operating on all bands and all modes. [...]
Here is the nomination form for the 2007 IARS committee. Use this to nominate yourself or someone else to be an office holder or committee member.
The July issue is Maeva’s last marvellous issue of the Propagator. THANK YOU MAEVA VK2HUG for your many enjoyable, informative and immortalised (on the internet) Propagators you’ve managed to produce, even when though many other personal circumtances needed your divided time and loving care also. Thanks also to John VK2AAL for tolerating the late nights [...]