CTARC Bulletins & Nets
The CTARC transmits a weekly news bulletin every Sunday morning, starting at 08h30 local time on the following frequencies and media:
The ZS6SRL and ZS1CT Bulletins are also sent out on Echolink
via ZS1DCC-R via kind courtesy of Alistair ZS1OK.
The first bulletin is a relay of the SARL HQ Bulletin in English. It starts at 08h30. The second bulletin is the CTARC's Club Bulletin which follows immediately after the first, usually at around 08h45.
Towards the end of the bulletin, a "Swop-Shop" call-in is held for those wishing to offer ham radio-related items for swop or sale. No prices are mentioned on air.
At the end of the bulletin, a general call-in is held for those radio amateurs who have not already been logged before or during the bulletin. Listeners are encouraged to give their call signs.
The bulletins are prepared and read by various committee members on a schedule that is subject to change.Towards the end of a bulletin, the following week's bulletin reader and contact details are announced.
The current list of bulletin readers is here
To contact the next week's bulletin reader to make an announcement (other than a Swop or call-in), please e-mail the club secretary at firstname.lastname@example.org before the Thursday preceding the Sunday bulletin.
The CTARC Bulletin Manager is Paul ZS1S.