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    10/06/2009 | Oldest National Amateur Radio Society Marks 100th Anniversary

    In 2010, the Wireless Institute of Australia (WIA) -- the oldest national Amateur Radio society -- will celebrate its 100th anniversary. On March 11, 1910, the WIA had its beginnings when a group of wireless pioneers gathered at the Hotel Australia, Marti
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  • Victoria is located in the southeastern corner of Australia. It is the smallest mainland state in area but the most densely populated and urbanized in the country. More than 70 percent of Victorians live in Melbourne, its capital and largest city.

    02/18/2009 | Hams in Australia Assist with Massive Brushfires

    In the Australian state of Victoria, Amateur Radio operators have been activated to provide communications links into towns that have had their normal communications destroyed by the bushfires that have decimated the state. Members of the Wireless Institu
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