NewsWest Sunday 15th August 2021 - History of Amateur Radio Edition

posted Aug 12, 2021, 6:26 PM by Bob Bristow
15 Aug 2021

NewsWest for Sunday 15th August 2021 is the History Edition, and because this weekend is the Remembrance Day Contest weekend, we’re taking a look at the resumption of Amateur Radio in Australia after World War Two ended. There’s also a story out of Tasmania about the RD contest in 1954.

In other history of Amateur Radio stories, Will VK6UU brings us the second part of the history of the building of the Cataby repeater site.  

We bring you news and comment on recent positive developments in the Wireless Institute, and a comment on how things developed in Amateur Radio in Australia after the war. And we finish off with Roy’s Amateur Radio Helpline.

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