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2022 News Releases

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2022 Remembrance Day Contest - Opening Address

13/ 08/ 2022   The RD contest commemorates the Amateurs who died during World War II and is designed to encourage friendly participation and help improve the operating skills of participants
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New Foundation Manual Has Arrived

11/ 08/ 2022   The WIA's new edition Foundation Licence Manual Edition 4, has landed in the WIA's store.
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John Martin VK3KM Silent Key

28/ 07/ 2022   The WIA Board of Directors sadly report the passing of Technical Advisory Committee Chairman, John Martin, VK3KM
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WIA Director Steven Green VK2TSG Awarded Penrith '2022 Citizen of the Year'

26/ 07/ 2022   Congratulations to WIA Director Steven Green VK2TSG for being awarded the Penrith City “2022 Citizen of the Year” award.
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ACMA updates its spectrum management work program.

15/ 07/ 2022   ACMA have released their annual progress report for the Five-year spectrum outlook 2021–26 (FYSO), updating the status of work scheduled for the period 1 January 2022 to 30 June 2022.
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AR Magazine Edition 4 out next week

12/ 07/ 2022   AR Magazine Editor in Chief, Roger Harrison VK2ZZH informs us that the latest edition of AR magazine should be showing up in our letter boxes next week.
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WIA represented at Dayton Hamvention 2022

30/ 05/ 2022   WIA Directors Chris Dimitrejivic VK3FY and Lee Moyle VK3GK represent WIA to International Peak Bodies, ARRL, DARC, RSGB, IARU at Dayton Hamvention 2022.
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AMC Online Remote Exams Approved For Under 18 Year Old Candidates

29/ 05/ 2022   AMC Approve under 18 year olds for Remote Online Exams.
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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
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Publications Committee awards at 2022 AGM

07/ 05/ 2022   The 3 Publications Awards shared at WIA AGM 2022
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WIA Merit Awards announced at 2022 AGM

07/ 05/ 2022   There were eight WIA Merit Awards announced at the WIA AGM today
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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)
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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
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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
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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.
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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
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The Russian Federation and Belarus suspended from CEPT Membership

21/ 03/ 2022   Suspension of the Russian Federation and Belarus from CEPT Membership
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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.
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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.
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Commonwealth Contest WIA Teams and HQ Stations

10/ 03/ 2022   Every year the WIA supports the oldest Radio Contest, The Commonwealth Contest or "BERU".
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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IARU Region 3 Newsletter Issue 61– Q4 2021, Released

10/ 02/ 2022   The IARU Region 3 Newsletter Issue 61– Q4 2021, Released January 2022
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