Author: Trent, VK4TS

Southern Cross Towers Instructions

Southern-Cross-Galvanised-Towers Over the last hundred years, Southern Cross® Windmills have become almost synonymous with the Australian outback, serving [...]


Missing the John Moyle Field Day but amazing just how many contests are on in March 2023. Table from [...]

VK Contest Logger Version 4.15

What is VKCL? VKCL (VK Contest Log) is a logging program that was produced in Australia by Mike Subocz VK3AVV (SK) to cater specifically for Australian radio [...]

Secrets of Contesting and The Flow State

From time-to-time, we've convinced ourselves that contesting adds to our youth, and cognitive skills, and we simply could not excel at contesting if we weren't [...]

The 77th running of the Oceania DX Contest

Calling all contesters! The 77th running of the Oceania DX Contest will be held on: CW: Saturday October 8th starting at 0600 UTC.  The rules for 2022 [...]

Want to be a referee at next WRTC in Italy, July 2023?

Want to be a referee at next WRTC in Italy, July 2023? After having published the list of TL and TM qualified at WRTC2022 it is now time for the referees.A [...]

RASA DX contest 2022

Objectives: This contest is to encourage all HF operators to get on air, develop and build your station capabilities, knowledge of propagation and operating [...]

VK Shires Contest 2022

Just a week to go before the Annual VK Shires Contest. Current rules and Shires Listings (in excel format) can be found at [...]

John Moyle Memorial Field Day 2022

JOHN MOYLE FIELD DAY - N1MM Logger (by Alan, VK4SN) I have updated the N1MM logger UDC (User Defined Contest) for HF John Moyle Field day. It now includes [...]

BERU 2022

The Australian teams for the forthcoming Commonwealth Contest (BERU) 2022 this weekend (March 12-13th) are as follows: Australia Team 1 Kev VK6T [...]