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Bulletins & Nets

We’re thrilled to bring you a week filled with engaging bulletins and nets, connecting you to the pulse of the amateur radio world. Here’s your guide to what’s happening throughout the week:

  • Sunday – The Club bulletin can be heard every Sunday morning at 07h45 on the 145.625MHz repeater. When possible, this bulletin is re-broadcast at 18h30 on a Sunday evening.
  • Monday – Listen to the AR-Newsline program on Monday evening at 19h30 on the 145.625 MHz repeater.
  • Tuesday – Join the weekly D-Star/DMR net with Tony Mayall at 19h30 each Tuesday on the 145.575MHz (-0.6MHz) D-Star repeater to discuss some of the newer digital modes in the hobby.
  • Wednesday – The Hamnet KZN bulletin can be heard on the 145.625MHz repeater every Sunday morning at 07h00 and their weekly Indaba program is on air at 19h30 each Wednesday.
  • Thursday – The weekly technical net is broadcast on Thursday at 19h30 on the 145.625MHz repeater. If you have any technical question, this is the ideal place to have your question asked.

These bulletins and nets are designed for you, our members. Engage, ask questions, and make the most of these opportunities to enhance your amateur radio experience.

Meetings & Swopshop/Open days
  • Our monthly club meetings are the heartbeat of our community. Join us for discussions, updates, and the opportunity to connect with fellow radio enthusiasts. Monthly club meetings are held on the 3rd Saturday each month at 11h00 at the New Germany Sports Club located at 2 Harvey Road, New Germany.
  • Discover hidden treasures, swap equipment, and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of our Swopshop/Open Days. Held on the last Saturday of each month at the beautiful New Germany Nature Reserve, these events are not only about trading gear but also about building connections within the amateur radio community. More details in the Hotline newsletter.

Highway Hotline Newsletter

We are excited to keep you informed and engaged with the latest happenings in HARC through our monthly newsletter, the Highway Hotline.

Send your articles, stories, and contributions to be featured in the Highway Hotline to: hotline AT

To read the latest edition and explore back issues, visit our website HERE

What’s Inside:

  • Club Updates
  • Member Spotlights
  • Technical Insights
  • Upcoming Events
  • Emergency Communications Corner
  • Your Contributions Matter:

We encourage all members to contribute to the newsletter. Share your experiences, insights, and stories that you believe will enrich the HARC community.

Thank you for your continued support and enthusiasm. We look forward to sharing the latest edition of the Highway Hotline with you!