Have your say on the draft Volunteer Charter

Development of a Volunteer Charter was announced by the WIA Board in 2016. A draft was sent to the WIA committees for comment. Helpful feedback and suggestions have been received and incorporated into a new draft which is now released to the Amateur Radio community at large for comment.   Want to know more ?


Work continues towards WRC 2019

A major change in approach for the IARU is a Matrix system introduced with specific responsibilities being taken by individuals on the team at the World Radiocommunications Conference.    Want to know more ?


WIA Elections, Nominations and Ballot

The election of the Wireless Institute of Australia (WIA) Board of Directors by postal ballot will happen in March; the nomination of candidates closes with the Returning Officer on January 31.   Want to know more ?


Band Planning plays an important role

The Wireless Institute of Australia is reviewing the digital segment in its band plan for the 80 metre band and for several other HF bands where the Australian band plan does not correspond to the plans applying in other countries.   Want to know more ?


The WIA Fact Sheets

Some WIA members noting accusations and criticisms on social media and elsewhere, have sought a response from the WIA Board to those claims.   Want to know more ?


Minimal change in latest Australian Radiofrequency Spectrum Plan

The latest Australian Radiofrequency Spectrum Plan – ARSP 2017 – was published on the Australian Communications and Media Authority’s (ACMA) website on 3 January 2017.   Want to know more ?


AX prefix on Australia's national day

All radio amateurs may substitute their normal VK callsign prefix with the letters AX, on Australia Day – Thursday January 26.   Want to know more ?


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