2016 ARRL Field Day
Field day is Saturday and Sunday, June 25-26. It will be held at the Nicholson Community Center, 175 Lakeview Dr. Nicholson, GA 30565 in coordination with the Athens Radio Club.
Setup will start at 8:30 AM local time Saturday. Bring extra coax, connectors, tools, bottles of water, spud launchers and whatever else you can think of.
The North East Georgia Amateur Radio Club supports camaraderie and fellowship among those with an interest in Amateur Radio. Whatever your interests or level of knowledge, you can find a home with us! Whether your interest are in public service, contesting, dx’ing, technical aspects or whatever else there is a place for you around the table.
The club uses the callsign NE4GA during several events throughout the year including ARRL Field Day, the Georgia QSO Party and any other excuse we can find to get on the air.
If you have had a QSO with us and would like a QSL Card, visit the QSL Info page.
We have many members who can act as an “Elmer” to those just starting out. We also have activities for members of all levels. Some of the groups we support are:
ARES organizations in Jackson and Banks counties
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Are you interested in learning more about Amateur Radio?
Amateur Radio operators (Hams) are all ages and come from many different backgrounds. Becoming a licensed Ham has never been easier. There are so many different aspects of the hobby you will never be able to explore them all. Talk to a Ham on board the International Space Station, communicate with someone on the other side of the world, build your station from parts or antique radios, become involved with Emergency Communications, this is just the tip of the iceberg. Get started by sending us a message on the Contact Page.
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Are you new to the area or currently inactive? If you live in or around Jackson or Banks County, you're invited to drop in on our next meeting and get to know some of your fellow Hams. You'll be glad you did!
Did you recently get your license and you're wondering "What now?" Come to the next meeting and get involved with the local Ham Radio community.