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2009 Opening Address for the “Remembrance Day Contest”.

Date : 12 / 08 / 2009
Author : Peter Harding - VK4OD

The 2009 Opening Address for the “Remembrance Day Contest”. Including audio and written versions are available for download below.

This years contest commences at 0800 utc on the Saturday the 15th August and runs through to 0759 utc on Sunday the 16th August.

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 participants. It is held on the weekend closest to the 15th August, the date on which hostilities ceased in the southwest Pacific area.

A perpetual trophy is awarded annually to the Australian state or territory with the best performance. The name of the winning State or Territory is inscribed on the trophy, and that State or Territory then holds the trophy for 12 months. The winning State or Territory is also given a certificate, as are leading entrants.

For more information regarding the Remembrance Day Contest, please visit the following Link.

Related Files

Opening text, Remembrance Day

Opening text, Remembrance Day

Opening audio, Remembrance Day, 128bit

Opening audio, Remembrance Day, 64bit

Opening audio, Remembrance Day, 32bit


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