20180902 - VK6WIA NewsWest for Sunday, 2 September 2018 - Club Focus Edition

Post date: Sep 1, 2018 9:35:39 AM

In this broadcast - it’s CLUB FOCUS week. We hear from Steve with a wrap-up of the 2018 NCRG Hamfest, Bob brings us news and results from the NewsWest dinner and associated chook band raffle. Andrew brings us updates from Ham College, the Southern Electronics Group, and well as a shameless cross-promotion of the NewsHound 101 training day. In foundations of Amateur Radio, Onno discusses learning morse, and also how you can get involved in the Golden Globe Yacht Race whilst still remaining high and dry. There’s a few other important AR notices and reminders, and well put it over to Roy with Helpline as it enters its 33rd year.

Producer: Glynn VK6PAW

Duration 32:08

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Producer: Glynn VK6PAW

Duration: 32m08s