Hyack Parade – Saturday, May 27 – Operators Needed

Received the following from Ken Clarke (VE7BC)


The New Westminster Hyack International Parade is on Saturday, May 27.

Operators assigned to the assembly area and parade officials will start communications at 08:00 and those assigned to points along the parade route will start a little later. The event starts at 10:30 with the Vancouver Police Motorcycle Drill Team and the parade follows. We are usually all done by around 13:00. Continue reading


North American and European Summits on the Air ‘Super activation’ November 19th

After the success of the Australia-Europe Summit-to-Summit event in October, Gerald G4OIG suggested a similar event, this time between Europe and North America. The SOTA community has rallied behind him. Continue reading

This Sunday – Burnaby Amateur Radio Swap Meet

This Sunday (March 6) the Burnaby Amateur Radio Swap Meet will take place. With 99% of the tables sold this promises to be a bonanza for buyers looking to add to their radio gear.

Doors open to the public at:  10:00 am


Queensborough Community Centre, 920 Ewan Avenue, New Westminster, BC

Stop by the Fleetwood table and say hi to fellow CHR Member Bill VE7IKX.

For full details check out the Burnaby Site.

Santa Claus Active From The Arctic Circle

OH9SCL active from artic circle

Santa Claus Artic Circle Team (SACT) will be active from Santa Claus Land (OH9SCL) during this December.

This year activity will be very special. OH9SCL has now been active for 30 years from Artic Circle!!

This Activity will be mostly on HF-bands on all modes.

Operators include OH3BHL, OH9KL, OH9MDV, OH9MM and possible others. QSL via OH9AB. For more information check: http://www.oh9ab.com/oh9scl

daily information can be found on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Santa-Claus-Land-1689704417932775/