Satellite tracker project & future-proofing the club

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GCARS Old Website

Making it pretty – New Website

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Club Helensvale Christmas Party

Christmas 2020 – Get Together

The Gold Coast Amateur Radio Society held it’s Christmas lunch get together at Club Helensvale (Helensvale Bowls Club) on 19th Dec 2020. As always, the turn out was great with lots of members and families coming along to join together over lunch. Merry Christmas to all for 2020! We wish…

Hamfest 2020

The 2020 GCARS Hamfest was held on Sunday 29th November 2020. Please Note: this is a Sunday Event.Date: 29th November 2020Venue: Country Paradise Parklands, 231 Beaudesert Nerang Road, Nerang.Times: 08:30 to 13:00 (gates open)Table holders set up from 07:00Food on site if required.Admission:$2 per personPer Table:$10 

Hamfest 2019

Hamfest 2019

The 2019 GCARS HAMFEST on the Gold Coast will take place on Saturday 16th November 2019 Come down and try the Egg and Bacon Muffins. Table holders can set up from 06:30 amDoors open to the public at 08:30 am Location:Albert Waterways HallHooker Blvd & Sunshine Boulevard,Broadbeach Waters QLD 4218…

Roger Crofts VK4YB – 630m & 2200m DX’ing

Roger Crofts VK4YB’s talk at the 2018 WIA AGM about 630m & 2200m DX’ing

Kevin Johnson VK4UH – Meteor Scatter

Kevin Johnson VK4UH’s talk at the 2018 WIA AGM about Meteor Scatter

Lindsay Harvey VK2AMV – MMDVM how it works

Lindsay Harvey VK2AMV’s talk at the 2018 WIA AGM on the Gold Coast about MMDVM and how it works.

David Rowe VK5DGR – Free DV, how it works

David Rowe VK5DGR’s talk at the 2018 WIA AGM on the Gold Coast about Free DV and how it works.

Rex Moncur VK7MO

Rex Moncur VK7MO – The FT8 Revolution

Rex’s talk on FT8 at the 2018 WIA AGM on the Gold Coast –