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2018 News Releases

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Remembrance Day 2018

10/ 11/ 2018   Centenary commemoration of the end of the Great War on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month. Remembrance Day 2018.
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International HF Interference Complaint

01/ 11/ 2018   A number of national amateur radio organisations around the world have raised concern about HF Interference on 7.190MHz. The WIA has engaged with the ACMA on the issue.
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WIA Office Closure

29/ 10/ 2018   The Wireless Institute of Australia (WIA) Office in Bayswater will be closed on Tuesday 6th of November for the Melbourne Cup public holiday in Victoria.
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ACMA releases Approach To Market (Tender) document.

28/ 10/ 2018   Australian Government - Aus Tenders website contains the ACMA tender - 18ACMA148 for Amateur radio licencing and administration.
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Update on Special Event callsigns for the Armistice Centenary

28/ 10/ 2018   Armistice Centenary celebration kicking off soon. VI#PEACE, VK#LWF and VI100PEACE will be on air between 3-11 November 2018.
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ARISS Joins NASA On-The-Air for a Special SSTV Event

27/ 10/ 2018   Amateur Radio On The International Space Station (ARISS) is planning a very special Slow Scan Television (SSTV) event from about 1000 UT Saturday, Oct. 27 until 1930 UT Monday, Oct. 29 on 145.800 MHz FM using PD-120.
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Latest from IARU Region 3

15/ 10/ 2018   The latest Region 3 Newsletter has just been released.
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Special Event callsigns for the Centenary of the Armistice

06/ 10/ 2018   Apply today for your opportunity to use the State and Territory special event callsigns for the Centenary of the Armistice that ended World War One
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2200m VK Beacon On Air

01/ 10/ 2018   Caboolture Radio Club with Australian first putting on air 2200m Beacon
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WIA Office Closed

25/ 09/ 2018   The Wireless Institute of Australia (WIA) Office in Bayswater will be closed on Friday 28th September for the AFL Grand Final public holiday in Victoria.
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IARU Diamond Award

23/ 09/ 2018   Congratulations to Dale Hughes VK1DSH who received an IARU Diamond Award at the IARU Region 3 Conference Dinner.
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Today celebrates 100 years since the first direct wireless signal from Wales to Australia

22/ 09/ 2018   Received at Wahroonga Sydney at 1:15pm on 22 September 1918 from the Marconi station in Wales The photo shows the re-enacted at 1:00pm today.
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Complaint Policy and Process Overhaul

21/ 09/ 2018   The WIA Board has recently focused on overhauling the Complaints Policy and Processes.
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First Radio Contact between UK and Australia

21/ 09/ 2018   The WIA has been operating special event callsigns to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the first UK Australia radio contact.
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17th IARU Region 3 Conference Seoul, Republic of Korea

15/ 09/ 2018   Summary of the International Amateur Radio Union 17th Region 3 Conference in Korea
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ACMA Release Five Year Spectrum Outlook

14/ 09/ 2018   Australian Communications and Media Authority released it's finalised five year spectrum outlook - 2018-2022.
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Congratulations to new IARU Region 3 Chair

13/ 09/ 2018   The WIA congratulates Wisnu Widjaja YBØAZ on election as new IARU Region 3 Chair.
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AO-92 to Try Imaging Hurricane Florence September 13-14

12/ 09/ 2018   The camera on AO-92 is planned to be used to try to image Hurricane Florence during North American east coast passes on Thursday, September 13, and Friday, September 14.
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IARU prepares for WRC in 2019

12/ 09/ 2018   IARU Administrative Council Meeting Focuses on WRC-19 Preparation and Succession Planning
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IARU Region 3 Conference Day One Outline

11/ 09/ 2018   The machinery of an IARU Regional Conference is outlined.
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IARU Region 3 Conference Off and Running

10/ 09/ 2018   All members of the IARU Region 3 Conference assembled for the opening plenary session today.
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IARU Region 3 Conference Starts Tomorrow

09/ 09/ 2018   International Amateur Radio Union Region 3 Conference kicks off tomorrow.
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WWV / WWVH Petition

09/ 09/ 2018   CQ Magazine reports on petitions to stop closure of WWV /WWVH services
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Marconi Centenary Celebration Reminder

09/ 09/ 2018   The 100th anniversary of the contact between Wales and Australia happens on 22nd September 2018.
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Spectrum - Looking at Earth from above

06/ 09/ 2018   ARISS and Australian Amateur Radio ground station operator Tony Hutchison VK5ZAI were featured on this weeks edition of Spectrum.
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