Past Events

End of Year Party.
2013 GCARS Christmas party Saturday 7th December 11am to 3pm at Logan Civic Center Park in Logan at the end of Civic Pd just off Jacaranda Ave. Same place as last year.
All members and guests welcome, There is seated area (but if you have chairs might pay to bring them), BBQ, room for radios and ball games.
Please make this end off year a top event and show your support.
The park is just up Civic Parade from
Logan Central Police Station
11 Civic Parade
Logan Central QLD 4114

any further info required ask on the morning nets 146.700MHz

Thank you to all attended. There are some photo's on the FB page.

Committee Meeting Saturday 18th Jan 2014 - 10am followed by a BBQ lunch.

All welcome.

Agenda, will be the direction for the club in 2014.


Date: 5th October 2013
Location: GCARS Club House.
Time: 12:30 Committee Meeting
13:00 - General Meeting
Items: Membership approvals
Hamfest 2013. 

Club House update.  

Saturday 10th Aug 2013

At 1:00 pm there will be a Squid Pole antenna building activity happening at the GCARS Club house. 

See you there.  

Pictures from the day now on line.

GCARS Committee Meeting

27th July 2013 (Saturday) at 10:00 at the Club House.
Followed by a BBQ lunch- all welcome. 

Budds Beach pictures now have been uploaded,

If you missed it there will be a next time.
 Here is what you missed. 

Pictures supplied by VK4FSIH, VK4ON, VK4ST

Push the link below to view. 

4th June 2013 - 

Some photos of the GCARS Club Roof being removed. 

Click here. 

29th June 2013 - Saturday                BBQ in the Park.
Location: Budds Beach (Bottom end of Norfolk Ave) Surfers Paradise.
11:00 start, BYO food, drinks, Chairs and your Radio.
Last chance to say bye to Norrie and Elma before they fly back to Scotland. 

Budds Beach

If it is raining then it will change to the Club House, will be announced on the net 146.700 MHz that morning. 

GCARS Committee Meeting

1st June 2013 (Saturday) at 10:00 at the Club House.
Followed by a early BBQ lunch- all welcome. 

The GCARS CW Group met on 16 February 2013 at the clubhouse and since then Paul VK4GQ has been making regular transmissions at 6am local on the 146.700MHz repeater.
All are welcome that have an interest in this part of the hobby and it is planned to have further meetings at the clubhouse to enable members to have practice sending to each other.
Please contact if you have an interest or wish to comment.