Today celebrates 100 years since the first direct wireless signal from Wales to Australia
Today celebrates 100 years since the first direct wireless signal from Wales to Australia. Received at Wahroonga Sydney at 1:15pm on 22 September 1918 from the Marconi station in Wales. The photo shows the event being re-enacted at 1:00pm today.
- The event was streamed live to the internet courtesy of the Hornsby and District Amateur Radio Club, you can watch the live stream below or by clicking this Link
- Leading up to the event Seven National News featured a story on the special event, you can view the story via the Seven News Facebook Page. Link
Photograph courtesy of HADARC Livestream
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First Direct Wireless message from United Kingdom to Australia
Page Last Updated: Thursday 4 October 2018 at 10:54 hours by Justin Giles-clark