Category Archives: SOTA

New VK port-a-log version released named, Gisborne_01

Today I have released the latest version of VK port-a-log, named Gisborne_01. This version has the following additions and changes; Post QSO entry is now available SOTAwatch spots are now processed via SOTAwatch3 ParksnPeaks spots are now processed via the … Continue reading

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Changes coming to SOTAwatch and VK port-a-log

The SOTA team who manage the SOTA database, have recently announced the February 29, 2020 shutdown of SOTAwatch2 and full implementation of SOTAwatch3. Details are available here. So, what does this mean for VK port-a-log users? For those using any … Continue reading

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New VK port-a-log version released, named Moondarra_01

Today I have released the latest version of VK port-a-log, named Moondarra_01 This version has the following changes; Location info – lists closest five SOTA summits within 80 km Location info – lists closest five WWFF areas within 80 km … Continue reading

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Blog updates day or too hot to be out and about.

With the temperature forecast for today in the low 30s I decided to catch up again on some overdue VKFF and SOTA blog posts. The following pages have been added: 1 January 2017 – New year’s day activation – Mt … Continue reading

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New year’s day activation – Mt Vinegar, VK3/VC-005

The SOTA program awards activator points only once per calendar year for each summit. The calendar year starts at 0000 UTC which in Victoria is 11:00 am on New year’s Day. This allows activators easy access to double points for … Continue reading

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