Category Archives: SOTA

New VK port-a-log version – V20161102_01

I have released a new version of my Android logging app VK port-a-log. The new version is V20161102_01 and contains more new features; Logging and spotting support for VK Shires Award program Increased WWFF coverage – now includes non VKFF/ZLFF spots … Continue reading

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One SOTA activation and two non-activations

Today was a public holiday for the Melbourne Cup. A horse race and we get a day off. I got up early and headed north planning to activate SOTA summits Mt Ritchie VK3/VC-003, Mt Vinegar VK3/VC-005 and Mt Gordon VK3/VN-027. … Continue reading

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VHF SOTA activation of VK3/VC-006 Mt St Leonard

Today was a Public Holiday  and I went hiking with Tom and Kath, whom I have know for about 15 years, and two friends of theirs. The hike was from Donnellys Weir up to Mt St Leonard and back to Donnellys … Continue reading

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Mt Beenak VK3/VC-016 and Hyde Hill VK3/VC-008

It has been quite some time since I had activated a SOTA summit so last night I planned a drive east to activate Mt Toorongo Range. I had to be up early to collect my son from his night shift … Continue reading

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New VK port-a-log version

Yesterday I released the latest version of my android logging app VK port-a-log. The new version is V20160430_03 and contains some changes and some new features; SOTAwatch spots are no longer cached at vk3zpf.com = faster delivery of new spots … Continue reading

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