• Brookfield Conservation Park

    I have driven past this park over a hundred times with my frequent trips to and from the Riverland for work. Curiosity finally got the better of me so I decided to come in and activate the park. The park is a reserve for Wombats and is looked after by the Conservation Volunteers. Operating time …

  • Contesting and Awards

    Slides from Contesting Talk Presented to the Adelaide Hills Radio Society Radio Symposium – Sunday November 23 The video of the talk can be found here

  • Oceania DX Contest 2014

    This year I chose to operate the Oceania DX Contest(OCDX) from home. The OCDX contest is a favorite of mine as the idea is for the rest of the world to work Oceania of which Australia is apart of so lots of people are on the air Looking for VKs.  I have recently made some additions and …

  • Portable Morialta CP 27 April 2014

    This was a very last minute portable operation to attempt to make contact with European Stations via the Long Path on 20m. Station consisted of the a folding hex beam @7m height and an Elecraft KX3 running 10 W. Most of the operating was done using Mark VK5QI’s callsign. Band conditions were very good on …