This year the team went to Womberoo near Swan Reach. They were operating in the section of multi operator portable and using the bands of 80mtrs, 40mtrs, 20mtrs, 15 and 10mtrs from a Kenwood TS-680S on a dipole, an IC706Mk2G on an inverted ‘V’ and an TS2000 on an off centre dipole and managed to rack up a total of 180 contacts for a score of 360 points.
As a result they managed to get a credible 4th place in the 24hr Multi operator section as per below :-
Call Sign Operators Mode Band Locator Contacts Score Award
VK5BAR Multi Phone HF PF95SL 180 360 4 /+certificate
Well done to all, it's nice to see that AHARS is once again on the National scene in contesting, and the information below about the ILLW is another opportunity for you to have fun weekend and add to that as well.