HAMTV from the ISS seen in Australia

The first live HAMTV transmission from the International Space has been received in Australia.   Want to know more ?


WIA Radio and Electronics Convention and AGM 2018

The 2018 WIA Radio and Electronics Convention and AGM will be held at Sea World on the Gold Coast May 18th, 19th and 20th 2018.   Want to know more ?


Reinvention of Amateur Radio

Lack of growth in radio amateur numbers, and how to make Amateur Radio attractive and relevant to young people, is very much on the minds of many International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) member societies, including the Wireless Institute of Australia (WIA).   Want to know more ?


IARU Watching Wireless Charging Technology

The International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) continues to consider the issue of Wireless Power Transfer (WPT) as it prepares for the ITU World Radiocommunications Conference in 2019 (WRC-19).   Want to know more ?


International Beacon Project Upgrade

All five Northern California DX Foundation/IARU HF propagation beacons in IARU Region 3 covering the Asia-Pacific are being upgraded.    Want to know more ?


HAM-TV ground stations ready Downunder

The International Space Station HAM-TV facility has again been used, this time by Astronaut Paolo Nespoli IZ0JPA who sent his greetings and congratulations for the European Researchers Night.   Want to know more ?


Remembering Sputnik 60 years on

The world’s first satellite Sputnik 1 was launched on October 4, 1957, by the then Soviet Union that heralded it as a national triumph, and started the space race.   Want to know more ?


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