The Waverley Amateur Radio Society is on the countdown to its centenary on 27 January 2019!
The ‘Century for Centenary Project’ is the first of the activities to celebrate the centenary of the club’s founding in 1919.
The ‘Century for Centenary Project’ is very simply, a project intended to encourage member’s activity on the radio, with the aim of achieving the DXCC (DX Century Club) award, and as many other operating awards as possible for club callsign VK2BV, in the next three years to the centenary in 2019.
Operating awards are issued for achievements in working contacts and receiving verifications by QSL. Examples of some awards include the ‘DX Century Club’ for working and QSLing 100 DX ‘countries’ (entities) on HF, or ‘Worked All States’ on VHF. There are a range of operating awards on offer through a number of programmes administered by the WIA, ARRL, eQSL and QRZ.com among others.
Financial members of the club can read further on how to participate in the Century for Centenary Project.