Mt Cotton repeater changes

The FM VHF repeater frequency has changed to 146.875MHz. The offset is -600KHz and it requires a 91.5Hz CTCSS tone to enable its use. The UHF repeater on 438.450MHz has been upgraded and now has mixed mode capability. It will automatically switch between FM and Digital voice Yaesu System Fusion…

Raspberry Pi Course

With all this availability of low cost, high performance digital processing power, BDARS is organising a course to let members learn at their own pace about the Raspberry Pi, Linux and all the basic elements of getting to grips with this new technology. It is envisaged that upon successful completion…

Lighthouse Weekend 2017

Every year, the Lighthouse and Lightship Foundation organise an international event to promote the recognition of the important role these structures play in keeping the maritime safe. As part of the activity, BDARS set up a temporary base at Cleveland Point, adjacent to the lighthouse, where the plan was to…