Category Archives: Radio awards

Upcoming ‘Show and Tell’ day – Sunday 17 April 2016

Amateur Radio Victoria will be sponsoring a “Show and Tell” to help prospective portable operators do just that. The Show and Tell event will commence at 10:00 am at the Boar Gully Camping Area in the Brisbane Ranges National Park … Continue reading

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Activation of French Island Marine National Park, VKFF-0950

Planning for this activation started back in November 2015. The French Island Marine National Park, VKFF-0950 was added to the WWFF award program in August 2015 and, along with other Marine National Parks, they can be activated within 100m of … Continue reading

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French Island National Park activation, VKFF-0622

Today I returned from my latest activation of French Island National Park. I’ve been over to the island before in January 2010 and January 2012 which were both before the introduction of the VKFF award program. The initial purpose of … Continue reading

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VK3ZPF portable logger – update

I am getting closer and closer to re-releasing my Android logging app. See http://vk3zpf.com/vk-port-a-log for latest info.

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Mt Dandenong, VK3/VC-025 revisited

After talking with a work mate, also a ham, about SOTA we headed off to activate the nearest summit to Melbourne. Chris, VK3TYG, had not previously activated SOTA so, after walking up Kyeema Track from the intersection of Ridge Rd, … Continue reading

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