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Repeaters and Nodes

The Club operates a VHF repeater located in Nanaimo and a UHF repeater in Roberts Creek.


  • Frequency: 147.220 MHz +0.600 MHz
  • Tone: T100.0 Hz
  • Location: Cottle Hill in Nanaimo (49.2215N, 124.0035W)
  • Antennas: (full size picture)
    • Rx is a 210C4 at the top
    • Tx is a 4-element Yagi down lower pointing North-North-East towards the Sunshine Coast
  • Echolink: VE7RXZ-R is hosted at VE7HZF's home in Roberts Creek. See this How-To for more details.
  • IRLP : #1722 is hosted at VE7RBE's home in Gibsons.


  • Frequency: 442.650 MHz +5.000 MHz
  • Tone: T100.0 Hz
  • Location: Roberts Creek Fire hall

Saturday Morning Coffee

The club meets for coffee every Saturday morning at 9:30. The location alternates between Gibsons(Tim Hortons) and Sechelt (Pier 17). All are welcome. Once a month, we replace our coffee meeting with our formal monthly meetings at the Watermark in Sechelt.

See the calendar in the Sidebar for more details.


Questions about our club can be directed to our executive:

President Siegfried Lehmann VA7LEH 604-885-9364
Vice-President Patrick Truchon VE7HZF 604-710-0042
Secretary Barry Yee VE7YEE 604-885-6208
Treasurer Steve Smith VA7SMI 604-886-1795

Become a Member

By becoming a member, you help maintain our repeater system and give the club a stronger voice in regional and provincial amateur radio affairs. Members also get write access to our website and read/write access to the Members area. Here's a quick how-to page for new members.

  • The membership fee is $25.00 and is due by April 1st. But new members can join at any time.
  • Cheques are payable to Sun Coast Amateur Radio Club Society and should be sent to Steve, VA7SMI. Contact him by phone or email for more details.
contact.txt · Last modified: 2019/10/27 08:31 by ve7hzf