Brisbane VHF Group Inc.

MAD 19th September.

MAD-Sept-2Good morning – based on what has been posted here and on the BVHFG Facebook page, here’s a quick update ahead of next Sunday’s [19/9] MAD.
Following are the planned activators and locations…
VK4UH/P        Mt Mowbullan [Bunya Mountains]                 1.2 -> 24GHz
VK4CZ/P        Mt Kanigan [Gunalda – north of Gympie]        1.2, 2.4, 3.4, 10GHz
VK4OE/P        Kamarun Lookout [Border Ranges]                  1.2 -> 24GHz
VK4UV/P        Mt Barney car park  [TBC]                                 1.2, 2.4, 3.4, 10GHz
VK4CSD/P       Mt Coot-tha                                                        24GHz
VK4AFL            Birkdale [Home Station]                                   1.2 & 3.4GHz
VK4GU            Deception Bay [Home Station]                        1.2 -> 47GHz
VK4AMG Albany Creek (Home station) 1.2-2.4GHz
VK4MJF Bribie Island (home Station) 1.2-5.8GHz
VK4DCM/P Mt Cotton 1.2-2.4GHz
VK4KAY Warwick (Home station) 1.2 2.4 3.4 GHz
VK4CLG/P Howells Knob 1.2 2.4 3.4 10 GHz

I’ve also shared with the GCARS and Bayside Groups – both have indicated that they will be active on 1.2 and 2.4. As soon as I have details, I will share.

In addition, I did a reccie to Mt Kanigan yesterday. Operating from the highest point near the Weather Radar is impossible, and it’s made abundantly clear. But I will be able to set up near the Telstra and Comms towers, with a very clear take-off to the south.


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