Bombing of Darwin

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DARC held a field day on 19 February to commemorate the 77th year since the bombing of Darwin Brian VK8BL and his team set up at the Qantas hanger in Philips St, which was bombed in 1942.Contacts were mainly made … Continued

AGM 2019

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The club held its AGM at the Knuckey Lagoon Reserve March 6. The results were President:    Brian Bates VK8BL Vice President: Gary Gibson VK8BN Secretary: Paula Chappel VK8ZI Treasurer: Ray West VK8RW Public Officer : Phil Brennan VK8VWA Station Manager: … Continued

JOTA/JOTI

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The club participated in the 61st JOTA and 22nd JOTI out at Knuckey Lagoon on the weekend of 19/20 October. Some good contacts were made on 14MHz, the C4FM repeater as well as on echolink. As well as radio the … Continued

October 6 Fox Hunt

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Saturday Morning saw a hotly contested fox hunt with 7 members chasing the fox. There were some innovative aerials and attachments to narrow down the direction of the fox. Good work by Phil VK8VWA who managed to find fox for … Continued