CONSULTATION 2024-2: 40m Band Plan Harmonisation Challenges

The WIA as part of its involvement with IARU Region 3 is sponsoring a discussion on the future directions of the 40m band plan. It is now seeking feedback from members on a number of issues relating to the band to then use as input to the IARU Region 3 conference in October 2024.   Want to know more ?

CONSULTATION 2024-1: Australian Amateur Radio Repeater and Beacon Frequency Planning Rules and Process Changes

The WIA was first approached by the ACMA in 2022, to consider how improved transparency could be brought to Amateur repeater and beacon frequency selection processes. In addition, the ACMA wished to enable a pathway for obtaining an amateur spectrum repeater/beacon frequency assignment that did not require them to engage with the WIA.   Want to know more ?

WIA Directors meet with ARRL at Dayton Hamvention

WIA Directors Lee Moyle VK3GK and Chris Dimitrijevic VK3FY, attended this year's Dayton Hamvention which was held at the Greene County Fairgrounds and Expo Centre in Xenia, Ohio.   Want to know more ?

ACMA, VK9/VK0 Callsigns and Class Licence Callsign Documents

With the recent introduction of Class Licensing, following is the current situation with the WIA's position on the use of VK9 & VK0 prefixes and Callsign Documentation.    Want to know more ?

Bundaberg finalise the weekend timetable

The Bundaberg Conference and Exp timetable has been finalised. Starting with the opening event on Friday night at the Sugarland tavern   Want to know more ?


Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of The Wireless Institute of Australia will be held on Sunday 5th May 2024 at 10.00am Australian Eastern Standard Time. The Annual General Meeting will be a hybrid event which can be attended either in person or by video conference.    Want to know more ?

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