Javascript Menu by Deluxe-Menu.com

2022 News Releases

Year

 


Presidents Report to the May 2022 AGM

07/ 05/ 2022   WIA President Scott Williams delivered the following report to members of the WIA at the May 2022 AGM
Read the full story...


Publications Committee awards at 2022 AGM

07/ 05/ 2022   The 3 Publications Awards shared at WIA AGM 2022
Read the full story...


WIA Merit Awards announced at 2022 AGM

07/ 05/ 2022   There were eight WIA Merit Awards announced at the WIA AGM today
Read the full story...


Sangster Shield Contest – May 2022

07/ 05/ 2022   The 2022 NZART Sangster Shield Contest is to be held Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd May 2000 – 2300hrs NZST each evening. (0800 - 1100 UTC)
Read the full story...


WIA AGM to see two new directors appointed

02/ 05/ 2022   The WIA AGM will see two directors retire and 2 new directors appointed to the board
Read the full story...


ACMA release Outpost Stations Class Licence details.

20/ 04/ 2022   On 7 April 2022, ACMA made the (Outpost Stations) Class Licence 2022. No changes were made to the instrument following consultation. The class licence is available on the Federal Register of Legislation
Read the full story...


WIA 2022 Hybrid AGM and Virtual Conference - How To Participate

10/ 04/ 2022   The WIA Hybrid AGM & Virtual Conference is being held online and being streamed from Hobart Tasmania. Here is how you can participate.
Read the full story...


NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

07/ 04/ 2022   Notice id hereby given for the 2022 AGM to be held at 10.30am 7 May 2022
Read the full story...


The Russian Federation and Belarus suspended from CEPT Membership

21/ 03/ 2022   Suspension of the Russian Federation and Belarus from CEPT Membership
Read the full story...


WIA Virtual Conference - Antarctic Gateway - Keynote Speaker

20/ 03/ 2022   Antarctica really is an amazing gateway - listen and watch Antarctic history, adventure, global research and communications challenges. The virtual conference is being held on the afternoon of 7 May 2022 and being streamed from Hobart Tasmania. The keynote speaker for the conference is Professor Elle Leane with a fascinating talk on the impact of wireless on the 1911-14 Australasian Antarctic Expedition.
Read the full story...


ACMA are seeking feedback on the draft Five-Year Spectrum Outlook 2022–27 (FYSO)

16/ 03/ 2022   The ACMA's Five year Spectrum Outlook (FYSO) provides a broad overview of trends that affect spectrum management and factors used to inform the ACMA's planning and spectrum allocation priorities.
Read the full story...


Commonwealth Contest WIA Teams and HQ Stations

10/ 03/ 2022   Every year the WIA supports the oldest Radio Contest, The Commonwealth Contest or "BERU".
Read the full story...


WIA Hybrid AGM & Virtual Conference 2022 - Antarctic Gateway

03/ 03/ 2022   Antarctica really is an amazing place - this virtual conference enables you to listen and watch Antarctic history, adventure, global research and communications challenges.
Read the full story...


IARU statement in response to recent world events

01/ 03/ 2022   IARU is an apolitical organization focused on promoting and defending amateur radio and the amateur radio services.
Read the full story...


ACMA updates its Five Year Spectrum Outlook (FYSO) Program.

16/ 02/ 2022   ACMA have released their 6-month progress report for the Five-year spectrum outlook 2021–26 (FYSO), covering 1 July 2021 to 31 December 2021.
Read the full story...


2022 Bombing of Darwin Day Commemorations

13/ 02/ 2022   To commemorate the Bombing of Darwin in 1942 the Darwin Amateur Radio Club is holding a DX Marathon on Saturday 19 February 2022 using the special callsign VI80BOD.
Read the full story...


IARU Region 3 Newsletter Issue 61– Q4 2021, Released

10/ 02/ 2022   The IARU Region 3 Newsletter Issue 61– Q4 2021, Released January 2022
Read the full story...


Bob Bruninga WB4APR, Creator of APRS, SK

09/ 02/ 2022   Sad news just received from Professor Chris Lance WW2BSA is that APRS (Automatic Packet Reporting System) creator Bob Bruninga WB4APR is Silent Key
Read the full story...


SOTA VK Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

01/ 02/ 2022   Ten years ago VK joined the world of SOTA with the VK3 Association going live on 1 February 2012.
Read the full story...


Amateur Radio banned for 30 days in Ukraine

25/ 01/ 2022   Amateur Radio banned for 30 days in Ukraine. A State of Emergency was declared in Ukraine just prior to the Russian military invasion.
Read the full story...


Australia Day Contest Update

23/ 01/ 2022   By now you would have heard about the new WIA Australia Day Contest on the 26th of January 2022, as kicked of by Trent VK4TS.
Read the full story...


Send in your logs for the John Moyle Field Day

21/ 01/ 2022   JMFD Email Addresses updated
Read the full story...


Vale Mike Subocz VK3AVV, Creator of VKCL Contest Logging Software

06/ 01/ 2022   The WIA board is saddened to hear of the passing of Mike Subocz VK3AVV / VK3JV / AI7MS on Wednesday afternoon January 5th after a long illness. Mike was the creator of the very popular VKCL Contesting software.
Read the full story...


The WIA is pleased to announce a new contest on the calendar.

05/ 01/ 2022   The WIA Australia Day Contest taking place on Wednesday 26th of January 2022.
Read the full story...


January 1st 2022, Radio Amateurs of Canada (RAC) President Phil A. McBride, VA3QR/VA3KPJ, took office.

04/ 01/ 2022   Phil was elected by the RAC Board of Directors. McBride succeeds Glenn MacDonell, VE3XRA, who served the maximum three consecutive 2-year terms in the top post.
Read the full story...


© 2021 Wireless Institute of Australia all rights reserved.
The National Association for Amateur Radio in Australia
A member society of the International Amateur Radio Union (IARU)