WICEN NSW Inc News for Sunday 3rd of August 2014

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WICEN will be once again providing communications for the world famous
Shahzada Horse Enduro held around St Albans, on the MacDonald River,
to the north west of Sydney, from Monday 25th to Saturday 30th August.
Members can assist for just a day or two, or up to the full week.

August, September and October sees Alzheimer's Australia Memory Walk
and Jog events in Port Macquarie, the Hunter, over the Bay Run in
Inner Western Sydney and at North Wollongong. These are fairly short
events, which would make great first events for newer members.

WICEN NSW Inc News for Sunday 27th of July 2014

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WICEN will be once again providing communications for the world famous
Shahazda Horse Enduro held around St Albans, on the MacDonald River,
to the north west of Sydney, from Monday 25th to Saturday 30th August.

August, September and October sees Alzheimer's Australia Memory Walk
and Jog events in Port Macquarie, the Hunter, over the Bay Run in
Inner Western Sydney and at North Wollongong. These are fairly short
events, which would make great first events for newer members.

WICEN NSW Inc News for Sunday 20th of July 2014

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Following new information that had come to hand to NSW Police, last
week end WICEN was activated by Police Rescue to support a search in
the Barrington Tops Wilderness Area for VH-MDX, the Cessna aircraft
that went missing over 32 years ago. WICEN supplied VHF radios,
manned a radio point at Carey's Peak and managed the SITuation REPorts
from the Police and BWRS search team. Additionally, APRS trackers
were successfully used to track the progress of the search team.
Unfortunately the missing aircraft was not found. It was however an

WICEN NSW Inc News for Sunday 5th of July 2014

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The BWRS has been conducting the Toorooroo Navshield in teh Yalwal
area near Nowra, including the Morton National park and Ettrema
Wilderness Area. WICEN provides safety and event management
communications.

A significant event added to the calendar is the world famous Shahazda
Horse Enduro held around St Albans to the north west of Sydney from
Monday 25th to Saturday 30th August.

WICEN NSW Inc News for Sunday 29th of June 2014

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Details of the new committee, appointed by last weekend's AGM, can by
following the Committee link under Contacts on the WICEN website.

The BWRS will be conducting the Navshield at a location within 3
hour's travel from Sydney on the 5th and 6th of July, with set-up on
the 4th. WICEN provides safety and event management communications.
The base and at least one checkpoint can be reached by 2 Wheel Drive
vehicle.

There is also the option for members to join the WICEN team for the
event. Please contact Kevin Dawson VK2CKD.

WICEN NSW Inc News for Sunday 22nd of June 2014

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The WICEN NSW 2014 AGM was held yesterday at ARNSW in sunny Dural.

Office Bearers appointed at the WICEN AGM are as follows.

President: Steven Heimann VK2BOS
Vice President: John Harper VK2LJ
Secretary: Steve Diekman VK2MCA
Treasurer: Doug Rosser VK2DCR
Committee Members: Compton Allen VK2HRX, Jan van Ekris VK2FEB, Irene
van Ekris and Al Hirschel VK2KAM

ARNSW presented WICEN, being one of the recipients of the development
fund, with the cheque, which is a significant contribution towards
building a new repeater trailer.

WICEN 2014 AGM Report

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Office Bearers appointed at the WICEN AGM are as follows.

President: Steven Heimann VK2BOS
Vice President: John Harper VK2LJ
Secretary: Steve Diekman VK2MCA
Treasurer: Doug Rosser VK2DCR
Committee Members: Compton Allen VK2HRX, Jan van Ekris VK2FEB, Irene van Ekris and Al Hirschel VK2KAM

ARNSW presented WICEN, being one of the recipients of the development
fund, with the cheque, which is a significant contribution towards
building a new repeater trailer.

Compton also discussed WICEN's involvement in the search for VH-MDX.

WICEN NSW Inc News for Sunday 15th of June 2014

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The WICEN NSW 2014 AGM will be held next Saturday, the 21 June at 1400
here at ARNSW, 63 Quarry Road, DURAL. Members should have the papers,
either in the mail or via email.

The BWRS will be conducting the Navshield at a location within 3
hour's travel from Sydney on the 5th and 6th of July, with set-up on
the 4th. WICEN provides safety and event management communications.
The base and at least one checkpoint can be reached by 2 Wheel Drive
vehicle. Members in a regional area can ask if it is in their proximity.

WICEN NSW Inc News for Sunday 8th of June 2014

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The WICEN NSW 2014 AGM will be held on Saturday 21 June at 1400 at
here at ARNSW, 63 Quarry Road, DURAL. Members should have the papers,
either in the mail or via email.

The BWRS will be conducting the Navshield at a location within 3
hour's travel from Sydney on the 5th and 6th of July, with set-up on
the 4th. WICEN provides safety and event management communications.
The base and at least one checkpoint can be reached by 2 Wheel Drive
vehicle. Members in a regional area can ask if it is in their
proximity.

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