Volunteers Needed For WIA Monitoring System

Wireless Institute of Australia observers looking for intruders on the ‘Primary’ frequencies of the Amateur Service on high frequency bands in 2016 found more than five thousand intrusions.   Want to know more ?


WIA office reopens after audit closure

The Wireless Institute of Australia (WIA) has been able to reopen its office in Bayswater today (Friday March 17), after two days closure that concentrated of financial audit matters. Kidmans Partners, a registered Company Auditor, have completed their work in the office.   Want to know more ?


Lake Boga Flying Boat Anniversary on air

To commemorate the RAAF No. 1 Flying Boat Repair and Service Depot 75th anniversary an Amateur Radio station VI3FB75 will be at Lake Boga, northwest Victoria.   Want to know more ?


Amateur of the Year award to ARISS leader

The prestigious Dayton Hamvention top award for 2017 goes to the ARISS International Chair, Frank Bauer KA3HDO, for his major contributions to Amateur Radio.   Want to know more ?


The ACMA and WIA meeting

The Wireless Institute of Australia (WIA) met with the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) in Canberra on Friday February 24.   Want to know more ?


Important Message about Proxies for the AGM

A draft version of the proxy form was sent to the printer for inclusion in AR magazine. The form was different to the version published on the website. The difference between the forms has caused some confusion, and discussion about their validity, on social media.    Want to know more ?


Lake Boga Flying Boat 75th Anniversary

The commemorative callsign VI3FB75 will be active on March 17-19 at the Lake Boga Catalina Communications Bunker at Swan Hill, in northwest Victoria.   Want to know more ?


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