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Jul 31st, 2014 (Thu) -- Aug 3rd, 2014 (Sun)
8:00 - 16:00
  Annual Bogong High Plains Winter Expedition
State: VK3 - Victoria
A group of keen amateurs will once again head up to the Bogong high plains in the Victorian Alps to ski across the back country and operate solar powered QRP. Operators will include VK3FMAW, VK3GT, VK3SN
Work them each afternoon on 40m and each evening on 80m.
The award for the event is that you can turn the air-con up a notch and give them heaps about the cold.
At least somebody is doing something. Good luck to you all.
Aug 3rd, 2014 (Sun)
9:00 - 12:00
  HAMFEST Northern Corridor Radio Group
State: VK6 - Western Australia
The Northern Corridor Radio Group will hold their 28th annual Hamfest on Sunday 3rd August 2014.
Location, Cyril Jackson Community Hall in Bassendean, 8km from the city centre.
Starts 9.00am and finish around 12pm.
additional info www.ncrg.org.au
Contact Keith Bainbridge VK6RK 0488228088 or email to hamfest@ncrg.info
Aug 16th, 2014 (Sat) -- Aug 17th, 2014 (Sun)
  International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend
This is a have fun say G'day contest.
You will not enjoy it if you do not participate.
More info when available.
Aug 16th, 2014 (Sat)
7:00 - 15:00
  TARC Does the ILLW and RD Contest from Cape Cleveland
State: VK4 - Queensland
VK4WIT Lighthouse weekend and RD contest ops DX-pedition.
Bring your family, bring your friends! Transport across Cleveland Bay onboard the mighty barge Hercules, to Cape Cleveland lighthouse and engage in amateur radio activities.

More details at www.tarc.org.au
Aug 16th, 2014 (Sat) -- Aug 17th, 2014 (Sun)
13:00 - 13:00
  Remembrance Day Contest
This contest commemorates the Amateurs who died during World War II and is designed to encourage friendly participation and help improve the operating skills of the participants.
Amateurs in VK, ZL and P2 will attempt to contact other Amateurs in VK, ZL and P2.
VK, ZLK and P2 means Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and their external territories.
Points will only be awarded to Amateurs in VK, ZL and P2.
Aug 30th, 2014 (Sat) -- Aug 31st, 2014 (Sun)
  ALARA CONTEST
See August AR.
Starts Saturday 30th, 0400 UTC to 1359 ITC, Sunday 31st August, 0400 to 1359 UTC.
All licensed Amateurs throughout the world are invited to participate.
Contest info Lesley Smit VK5LOL or alaracontest@wia.org.au