Upcoming SGARS Presentations & Events
During the year, The St George Amateur Radio Society holds a range of technical presentations, contest and field day events, licence training and assessment weekends, working bees, disposal sales, social gatherings and much more.
|Sunday 01 Dec 2019 - Saturday 29 Feb 2020|
SGARS 2m VHF Summer Contest 2019-2020
|Sunday 26 Jan 2020 - Sunday 26 Jan 2020|
Australia Day AX Special Event call sign
|Wednesday 05 Feb 2020 - Wednesday 05 Feb 2020|
06:30AM - 10:00PM
HF & DMR Portable by the Bay
|Saturday 15 Feb 2020 - Sunday 16 Feb 2020|
LIcence Training & Assessment
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Licence Training & Assessment 2020
Obtaining an amateur radio licence is easy with the Foundation entry level accreditation. There is no morse code to learn, you don't need technical qualifications and there are no age limits.
The St George Amateur Radio Society (SGARS) will be holding weekend amateur radio licence training courses and assessments throughout 2020, within the St George/Sutherland Shire.
Face to face training course for the Foundation level licence is provided on the Saturday.
Assessments for foundation, standard and advanced level licences are held on the Sunday, by our assessors, authorised by the AMC Amateur Radio Office.
Weekend licence training courses and assessments have been scheduled for the following dates;
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2m VHF Summer Contest 2019 - 2020
The St George Amateur Radio Society 2m VHF Contest has returned for the Summer season, commencing 1st December 2019 and ending 29th February 2020.
The contest is open to all SGARS members and is conducted on the 2m Amateur Radio band as defined within the relevant legislative documents.
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SGARS 2020 Executive Committee
Cameron McKay VK2CKP - President
Greg Bain VK2GSB - Secretary
Roland Riede VK2YAD - Committee Member
Steven Sheekey VK2UHI - Committee Member
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Membership to SGARS
Membership is open to the St George Amateur Radio Society.
Current Membership application forms are available on line by clicking here. If you do not have someone to nominate you, please submit the form anyway and we will try and find someone.
Membership fees are $30.00 per annum. Joining fee of $5.00.
Membership Application Forms can be sent either by;
- in person to the Secretary at one of our regular gatherings,
- mail to PO Box 530 Engadine NSW 2233
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