– Central Highlands ARC AGM Weekend Results-
The Central Highlands Amateur Radio Club Inc. AGM weekend happened at the Lake Maraboon Holiday Village from Friday 25th to Sunday 27th September 2020. A BIG thank you to everyone who came to the AGM weekend.
There was lots of fun had and it was great catching up friends.
PRESIDENT – Steven Wood/VK4SM
VICE PRESIDENT – Glen Wyper/VK4VGW
SECRETARY – Greg Weir/VK4GDW
TREASURER – Rob Waegele/VK4TW
COMMITTEE MEMBERS -Michael Martin – (VK4FMJM) Brad Granger -(VK4HAX) Bob Lee – (VK4CWL) Alistair Dixon – (VK4FABA)
TECHNICAL OFFICER – Steven Wood/VK4SM
ASSISTANT TECHNICAL OFFICER – Lawrie Ellis/VK4YN
EVENT CO-ORDINATOR – Helen Wood/VK4FHEL
WEBMASTER – Greg Weir/VK4GDW
PUBLICITY OFFICER – Gavin Reibelt – VK4ZZ
The meeting gave thanks to Anna of Central Western Communications, the local Jaycar Dealer, for her continued support of the Club and the prize donations she makes year after year. The meeting also thanked the owners of QSL Comms for their prize donations this year. The meeting also thanked those members who had donated prizes to the Multi Draw Raffle and to the Mega Auction. The meeting held a moment of silence in respect of previous members Rusty McGrath/VK4JM, Mary Adams/VK4PZ and Gordon Adams/VK4GM who all had gone Silent Key during the last Club Year.
The meeting also thanked Bob Hilton/VK4QD for his years of service as Club Secretary and wished both Denise and Bob all their best in their battles for better health. The meeting gave the thumbs up to participate in the 2021 John Moyle Memorial Field Day weekend at the Central Queensland Model Aircraft Grounds near Emerald from Friday Afternoon 19th to Sunday Afternoon 21st March with Brad Granger/VK4HAX as Station Co-ordinator and for a Theresa Creek Campout Weekend from Friday Afternoon 28th to Sunday Afternoon 30th May 2021 plus also avowed to get involved in even more radio events to get members together throughout the year. The meeting thanked Helen/VK4FHEL for again co-ordinating the AGM weekend and provisioning the food events which people not only rave about but keeps us well fed during the weekend.
A hearty round of applause was also given to the volunteers who helped out on the weekend and helped make things run smoothly. The meeting also thanked Clive Sait/VK4ACC for working tirelessly through out the weekend with his AMC Amateur Radio Assessor cap on, giving a number of hams a chance to upgrade or get new qualifications to participate in the wonderful world of Amateur Radio. Congratulations to those who won the prizes in the Multi-Prize Raffle. Those at the 2020 AGM voted to hold the 2021 AGM Weekend at Lake Maraboon Holiday Village from Friday afternoon 24th to Sunday morning 26th September 2021, book Now Before You Forget (that’s BNBYF). Phone now on 07 49823677
Membership Fees are due if you did not see 2020 Treasurer Rob/VK4TW at the AGM then please contact 2021 Treasurer Rob/VK4TW on 0406 348830 to make arrangements ASAP. Membership fees are still Single $20 PA Family $25 PA
(Gavin/VK4ZZ, Publicity Officer 2021, CHARC Inc.)