Definitely not. These meetings are secret business. Only kidding! Absolutely – you are more than welcome to come to one of our meetings and we would be thrilled to introduce you to the world of amateur radio and answer whatever… Read More »Can I come to a meeting to see what it’s all about?
Frequently Asked Questions
Because radio does not stop at international borders, it is subject to an international treaty to which Australia is a signatory. As an amateur operator, you have access to equipment that can broadcast (and potentially interfere) with other countries communications.… Read More »Why do I need a license?
Firstly, there is no age limit at all. Provided you have an understanding of radio and can pass the test, you can become a HAM. The youngest HAM operator I’m currently aware of is an 8 year old girl in… Read More »How can I become an Amateur Radio Operator?
There are 16,000+ radio amateurs in Australia, and over two million in almost every country in the world. They come from all walks of life, students, retirees, and all kinds of people including professionals, truck drivers, tradesman, entertainers, emergency personal,… Read More »Who are these radio amateurs?