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2012 News Releases

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Dale Hughes (VK1DSH) heads home from ITU meeings in Geneva

20/ 11/ 2012   The ITU Working Party meetings concerned with the Amateur Service have concluded, and Dale Hughes (VK1DSH) is heading home from Geneva. This is a summary of Dale’s final report to the WIA from a very busy and difficult series of meetings.
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Earthquake in Guatemala

20/ 11/ 2012   The rescue and relief work in San Marcos, Guatemala, a mountainous region bordering Mexico that was hit by a 7.4 scale earthquake claiming the lives of at least 52 people earlier this month, was aided by emergency communications provided by radio amateurs.
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Antenna Masts in NSW – write to your MP

18/ 11/ 2012   The battle over NSW planning restrictions on amateur radio antenna masts now has to enter a new phase – the political campaign.
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WIA Report On The 15th IARU Region 3 Conference, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam

18/ 11/ 2012   The International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) Region 3, 15th Triennial Conference was held on 5 - 9 November 2012, hosted by the Vietnam Amateur Radio Club (VARC) in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC), Viet Nam.
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Antenna Masts in NSW – Another WIA submission

09/ 11/ 2012   The WIA has lodged another submission to the latest stage of the NSW Planning System Review in a continuing effort to have amateur antenna masts classified under exempt or complying development.
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Michael J. Owen, VK3KI, Award Announced

08/ 11/ 2012   In memory of Michael Owen VK3KI, the IARU Administrative Council announced a new award The Michael J. Owen, VK3KI, Award was established to recognize an individual or individuals that best exemplify the dedication and hard work of IARU volunteers.
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IARU R3 News Release

08/ 11/ 2012   Today the 15th IARU Region 3 conference concluded after working sessions of four days were successfully concluded.
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Delegates arrive for the IARU Region 3 conference

03/ 11/ 2012   elegates are arriving this week for the International Amateur Radio Union Region 3 conference being held in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The WIA delegate is Geoff Atkinson VK3TL, with Peter Young VK3MV, who is also the Regional Monitoring Service Coordinator.
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Sandy - an update

01/ 11/ 2012   The death toll from Sandy continues to grow to 63 and it has caused billions of dollars of damage and economic disruption on its wide path of destruction.
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