2021-04-11 VKFF-0550 Wyrrabalong National Park

So, today I managed to get out for the second time this year. I chose a good day as it was a big VK3 activation weekend. I still have some issues to deal with since my last outing, namely I have a bit of a split in the 4th top segment of the 10m pole, … Continue reading 2021-04-11 VKFF-0550 Wyrrabalong National Park

VKFF-1383 Tuggerah State Conservation Area

On May 31, I headed off to another local park that I've previously activated just under two years ago. I've only put two APRS maps in as it really is local. Indeed you can see the local knowledge to avoid traffic in the first map (as well as the trip back for coffee at the … Continue reading VKFF-1383 Tuggerah State Conservation Area

2020-03-21 John Moyle Memorial Field Day (Bouddi NP – VKFF-0049)

I was getting itchy feet as I hadn't done an activation since January, and that was the day at Mount Elliot with the Club. I decided to do my six hours for the field day in VKFF-0049, as this would make it the third park (of five required) that I have five qualifying activations for … Continue reading 2020-03-21 John Moyle Memorial Field Day (Bouddi NP – VKFF-0049)

2019-12-01 VKFF Activation Weekend – Bouddi National Park (VKFF-0049)

Today was the second day of teh Annual VKFF Activation Weekend. Unfortunately I had more than a few things to do today (including two trios to Jaycar to pick up some bits for my new nanoVNA; one to get some cables and BNC adapters, and the second to pick up the second BNC adapter that … Continue reading 2019-12-01 VKFF Activation Weekend – Bouddi National Park (VKFF-0049)

2019-11-30 VKFF Activation Weekend -Wyrrabalong National Park (VKFF-0550)

Today was the first day of the annual VKFF Activation challenge. You bet I was going out today. I had grand plans for doing multiple parks a good distance from home. Those plans died with the weather. Relatively strong winds when I left home and a 70% chance of rain. I really wanted to go … Continue reading 2019-11-30 VKFF Activation Weekend -Wyrrabalong National Park (VKFF-0550)