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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 (49.2215 N, 124.0035 W)
Antennas 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 VA7FI's home in Roberts Creek. See here 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 (49.4296 N, 123.6495 W)

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 a formal monthly meeting 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 VA7FI 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.
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