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ANNOUNCEMENTS MADE ON THE FIELD DAY

Public announcements at the field day will be made on 147.125 simplex.

This is to ensure the lectures, licence assessments and other numerous activities are being conducted free from interruption.

Please have your hand held tuned to the 147.125 Mhz simplex field day frequency to keep up to date with all the announcements.

 


Field day raffles

Buy your tickets for your chance to win a new Icom ID-51 or an ID-5100 Transceiver .  A number of raffles will be held at the field day.  Purchase your tickets at the raffle desk near the administration office.

 



BrandMeister and MMDVM Host systems at the field day

Ian VK2HK will have on display, a Yaesu DR-1X Repeater that is on the BrandMeister DMR network.  A SharkRF Openspot unit, A DVMega and DV4Mini will also be in operation.

This repeater is using the MMDVMHost software written by Jonathan Naylor G4KLX.

Ian is the sysop for the BrandMeister DMR Network repeaters of VK2RAG and VK2RHK. If you have any questions, please call in and he will be happy to answer them.

This display is located on the upper level of the members stand next to the ATV display.

 



Calling all Manly Warringah Radio Society (MWRS) club members

An MWRS club member get-together will be held at 11am in the coffee area on the top floor.

 



Did you know…

All revenue raised from the Wyong field day goes directly into maintaining the numerous repeater systems located on the NSW central coast that are  available for all radio amateurs to use.

 



Lecture – HF related space weather services 

Dr Vickal Kumar & Dr Murray Parkinson from the Space Weather Services branch of the Australian Bureau of Meteorology will  be speaking about the HF related services that are provided read more…

 



Drone races at the field day.

Drone racing demonstrations will be conducted throughout the day read more…

 



Traders and Exhibitors
 

interested in being part of the field day by setting up a traders space or exhibiting something?  
please click on forms to register.

 


Topics-in-a-nutshell

A number of short presentations will be provided on a range of AR related subjects including:-

  • WebSDR
  • Free DV
  • Single board computers – Using Raspberry pi
  • and more …

Read more…