WICEN NSW Inc News for Sunday, 11th December, 2016

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Today WICEN is taking part in the Blue Mountains Emergency Services Expo from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at Katoomba Showground. Displays will be presented by NSW Police (including Police Rescue & Dog Squad) NSW Ambulance, Fire & Rescue NSW, Rural Fire Service, State Emergency Service, Volunteer Rescue Association (which include the Bushwalkers Wilderness Rescue Squad, Caves Rescue & WICEN). There will also be a display of NSW Historical Patrol Vehicles and Traffic & Highway Patrol Show cars. The Blue Mountains LAC page on Facebook has more details.

WICEN NSW Inc News for Sunday, 4th December, 2016

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WICEN is running an activity day and lunch for members and families here at Dural, today.

WICEN will hold a practice net starting at 1930 tomorrow evening, Monday, 5 December, trying several different systems:
At 1930 on the following linked repeaters: Chatswood 2 m, Kurrajong 70 cm, and Berowra 70 cm.
At 1945 a simplex net on 147.500 MHz, with net control at La Perouse in Sydney.
At 2000 on HF, on 3610 kHz +/- QRM, hopefully allowing both local and rural stations to join.

WICEN NSW Inc News for Sunday, 27th November, 2016

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WICEN is running an activity day and lunch for members and families here at Dural, next Sunday, December 4. Members are reminded to RSVP to Operations.

WICEN will hold a practice net starting at 1930 on Monday, 5 December, trying several different systems:
At 1930 on the following linked repeaters: Chatswood 2 m, Kurrajong 70 cm, and Berowra 70 cm.
At 1945 a simplex net on 147.500 MHz, with net control at La Perouse in Sydney.
At 2000 on HF, on 3610 kHz +/- QRM, hopefully allowing both local and rural stations to join.

WICEN NSW Inc News for Sunday, 20th November, 2016

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WICEN members are invited to a BWRS briefing night covering the current status of the research into, and search for VH-MDX. The briefing will be at 1900 on Friday 25 November at BWRS HQ, 4 Learmonth Street, Rooty Hill. Please RSVP to WICEN Operations.

WICEN is running an activity day and lunch for members and families here at Dural on Sunday, December 4.

WICEN will hold a practice net starting at 1930 on Monday, 5 December, trying several different systems:

WICEN NSW Inc News for Sunday, 13th November, 2016

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WICEN members are invited to a BWRS briefing night covering the current status of the research into, and search for VH-MDX. The briefing will be at 1900 on Friday 25 November at BWRS HQ, 4 Learmonth Street, Rooty Hill. Please RSVP to WICEN Operations.

WICEN is running an activity day and lunch for members and families here at Dural on Sunday, December 4.

WICEN will hold a practice net starting at 1930 on Monday, 5 December, trying several different systems:

WICEN NSW Inc News for Sunday, 6th November, 2016

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WICEN is running an activity day and lunch for members and families here at Dural on Sunday, December 4.

WICEN has a twitter account: @wicennsw
It can be viewed at: http://twitter.com/wicennsw

Facebook users will find the official WICEN New South Wales page, and an informal national WICEN group.

Northern Rivers region has a weekly net on Tuesdays at 2000 Lima on the Lismore repeater VK2RSC on 146.8 MHz, requiring a 123 Hz tone. Listen for VK2WIR.

WICEN NSW Inc News for Sunday, 30th October, 2016

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The 40th Anniversary Hawkesbury Canoe Classic, which started yesterday afternoon concludes this morning.

December 4 is "WICEN Day" here at Dural.

WICEN has a twitter account: @wicennsw
It can be viewed at: http://twitter.com/wicennsw

Facebook users will find the official WICEN New South Wales page, and an informal national WICEN group.

WICEN NSW Inc News for Sunday, 16th October, 2016

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The weekend of October 22 and 23 is the Cave Rescue Exercise at Jenolan Caves, in the western Blue Mountains.

The Hawkesbury Canoe Classic, a significant event in terms of the number of operators required, will run overnight from Saturday, October 29th to Sunday 30th. Positions are available at on-shore and mid-river checkpoints, on shut-down vessels, at Finish, and at SES SYDWEST at Seven Hills.

WICEN has a twitter account: @wicennsw
It can be viewed at: http://twitter.com/wicennsw

WICEN NSW Inc News for Sunday, 9th October, 2016

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WICEN is holding a training day here at ARNSW in Dural today.

The weekend of October 22 and 23 is the Cave Rescue Exercise at Jenolan Caves, in the western Blue Mountains.

The Hawkesbury Canoe Classic, a significant event in terms of the number of operators required, will run overnight from Saturday, October 29th to Sunday 30th. Positions are available at on-shore and mid-river checkpoints, on shut-down vessels, at Finish, and at SES HQ at Seven Hills.

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