Content suitable for all of our visitors. General information about the club and articles that aren't too technical or jargon-laden.

How to Join Our Club ZL1FAT Sun, 21/06/2020 - 11:20 am

Who can Join

Anyone is welcome to be a member of our club. If you share some interests with us, please consider getting involved. All that's required is a few bucks and a quick email to the secretary.


If you're attending one of our training weekends, you're eligible to have your first years' fees waived: Go ahead and join up as soon as you've paid your deposit! Make the most of the club members and facilities to get you through your exam.

GAOC Training: Becomming a ham. ZL1FAT Sat, 20/06/2020 - 02:31 pm

Updated on Sun, 13/09/2020 - 11:22 am - Publish details of the next class.

On 12 December Forrest Hill School launched a Teddybear and a science package attached to a weather balloon into the stratosphere. After reaching a height of 33.4 km the teddy and his payload returned to earth by parachute. North Shore Radio Club members assisted the project by providing the radio tracking and telemetry receiving systems.

This is the story of Teddy's mission.

Becoming a member of AREC

Information for people interested in joining AREC

ZL1COP Sat, 23/11/2019 - 06:46 pm

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This is our first video of this contest to be posted to the club site, I hope that this will lead the way to many more to follow.

73, Graham ZL1GMB

Club Bank Details

Club bank details

ZL1FAT Fri, 05/07/2019 - 03:45 pm

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Members interest survey

Members interest survey

ZL1FAT Sun, 30/06/2019 - 05:01 pm

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QST Archive

The club has an extensive archive of QST magazines. This page intends to document the contents of the magazines and the process of performing that documentation.

ZL1FAT Wed, 01/05/2019 - 11:43 am

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Amateur Radio Emergency Communications

Amateur Radio Emergency Communications - The public service branch of amateur radio

ZL1FAT Fri, 12/04/2019 - 03:34 pm

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In late 2018 the club caravan was stolen. Some radio equipment is still missing. You can help us out by keeping an eye open for the gear listed here.