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Westlakes Amateur Radio Club


P.O. Box 5
Boolaroo NSW 2284


Westlakes Amateur Radio Club Inc was formed in 1964 from the Booragul High School radio club by Keith Howard VK2AKX (SK). The club had numerous homes till 1974 when we were granted a parcel of land at Teralba and premises and towers etc were erected and still serve the club today.
The Club is located in York Street Teralba, about 15 Kilometres south west of Newcastle. A fully equipped radio shack, Classroom, Meeting Room, Canteen and activity room are provided and the club is also home to the WIA QSL Bureau.
Please call in when you are in the area. Tea and coffee are always on.


The Club is open every Saturday from 10:00 am to 3:00 PM and Wednesday mornings from 9:30 AM.

The monthly general meeting is held on the second Saturday of each month at 13:00 hrs and is preceded at 12:00 by a sausage sizzle.

Club Activities & Events

Our Field Day is held in September every year with Amateur Radio vendors, Boot sales and an Auction of preloved gear. Various gate prizes are offered and of course the 'Famous' Westlakes BBQ is in full swing.

40metre Net; Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 09:30Hrs on 7115kHz. Visitors welcome.
SSTV Net; Tuesdays at 19:30Hrs on 146.775MHz. Visitors welcome.
Information Net; Saturday mornings at 08:00 hrs on 146.775 MHz to advise of happenings at the club that afternoon and through out the following week. All are invited to call in.
DMR Talk Group 3802; Sundays at 08:00Hrs.
Weekly Club Broadcast: 09:00Hrs on 146.775. All welcome.

The club also hosts a number of other nets. Please check website for details.

Westlakes Amateur Radio Club Meeting Location

Training Courses And Assessment Information

Foundation classes and assessments are held when required as are upgrade classes and assessments.

Upcoming Courses and Assessments

Westlakes can provide all levels of assessments. The Club rooms are located in York St, Teralba 2284.

Training And Assessment Contact

Club training course coordinator

Jeff Stokes VK2JET
Phone : 02 49060456 24hrs
Email :

Club Contact Details

Westlakes Amateur Radio Club
P.O. Box 5
Boolaroo NSW 2284
Phone : 02 49060456
Email :


Barrie Downward VK2QG
Phone : 02 49060456 24hrs
Email :

Stephen Hallinan VK2KWH
Phone : 02 49060456 24hrs
Email :

Jeremy Gooday VK2NZR
Phone : 02 49060456 24hrs
Email :


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