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WELCOME TO SARC      The LATEST NEWS

LISMORE REPEATER HUT RENOVATIONS UPDATE

More work has been done.  The north and west walls are now insulated and lined inside with villaboard.  Also there has been maintenannce of the grounds. See pics – ZDR mowing, DLR whipper-snipping, ACD inside hut, ARD was outside.

 BYRON BAY REPEATER UPDATE

SARC members Rob VK2ELH, John VK2JWA and Duncan VK2DLR have installed the solar charging array, on a 38 degree day with reportedly a few mechanical gremlins to overcome! Its now getting close to installing the repeaters, cavities, etc. More info as it comes to hand.

Spring VHF/UHF Field Day is over

Pat VK2FAAD, Dave VK2FDJB, and Graeme VK2QJ headed to Vista Point Lookout (1310m ASL) to activate the VK2SRC call in this event.
This operation was dedicated to the memory of Geoff VK2AGC who was always there to
provide contacts for these Field Day events. Also quite a bit of Geoff’s equipment was  used, not only at Vista but among others operators in the area. VK2SRC made 253 contacts with over 65,000 points claimed.
Several members worked as home stations, with some quite competitive tallies noticed.
Results will be notified once officially announced.
The set-up
at Vista, 6m  to 23cm

6 METER LISMORE REPEATER STILL OFF AIR

The repeater on 53.550 MHz is turned off, awaiting antenna work due to a high SWR.

WANT TO JOIN SARC or renew your membership?

***** Membership subs are due January 1,  2019 ****

The rate is $40 for membership in 2019 and if you join part way through the year, the payment is pro-rata. If you live more than 100Km from Lismore, you qualify as a DX member at a discounted rate. Download a form for renewal/new membership here – Membership + Information 2019

For full details of how to pay subs, go to  here.  The preferred method of payment is by direct bank transfer to the club’s Summerland Credit Union account. Make sure you add <your callsign or name – subs> to the transfer reference.

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