Within the club many of our members are amateur radio operators and assist in maintaining a number of repeaters around the local region. Below is some information that will be of use to visiting amateurs. Pop up and say G'Day and our members will only be too happy to have a chat.
Located on Mount Crawney near Nundle, New South Wales, in the Dingo State Forest. This site has coverage extending to Singleton in the Upper Hunter to the south, Bendemeer to the north, Walcha to the east and Coonabarabran to the west.
Located near Tamworth this repeter provides good coverage of The City of Tamworth providing easy hand held operation. This repeater provides good coverage into the plains between Tamworth and Gunnedah and can also be reached from within the Nundle State Forest. A 91.5 Hz CTCSS tone is added to the output of the repeater for those wishing to program tone squelch on your radio.
This repeater has the same coverage as the 2m repeater as it's colocated on the same site.
The club operates an IRLP and Echolink node. The node number for IRLP is 6481 and the EchoLink node is 184180.
EchoLink Usage Instructions
A wide2 APRS Digi covering Tamworth & south to Aberdeen, North to Uralla, east to Walcha and west to Narrabri. This digi is the mainstay of APRS coverage in the North West.
A wide2 APRS Digi located south of Coonabarabran. This Digi is provided with the assistance of the Orana Region Amateur Radio Club. and provides coverage south from Orange to Walget in the North West.
An RX only iGate at the site of VK2RMO. This iGate has good elevation over Tamworth and provides a solid fill in for the VK2RTM digi if it goes offline. Thanks to John for providing this service.