End-of-year shutdown - no meeting December 27th or January 3rd
MERC runs a weekly club NET on on Wednesday evenings from 8PM. The net is run using the club call sign VK3FSK and all licensed amateur operators are welcome to join. Repeater details can be found to the immediate right.
VK3RBW (Mt. Gisborne) - temporarily off-air
438.450Mhz (CTCSS Tone 91.5Hz)
While we try to rectify our repeater issue, the club net will temporarily move to VK3RML
146.700MHz (CTCSS tone 91.5Hz)
The Melbourne Electronics & Radio Club (MERC) operates under the club’s Amateur Radio callsign VK3FSK (ex VK3APP). The MERC is a WIA Affiliated Club. MERC was formerly known as the RAAF Williams Amateur Radio Club, which has since closed down.
MERC meets each Friday from 7pm at Building D, 50 Flemington Street, Travancore Vic Melway REF 29A11.
If you're interested in finding out what we do, drop on in and check us out. From beginners interested in learning more about Amateur Radio & how to get their license, to those who maybe are already licensed looking to meet a group of like-minded friendly people from all walks of life interested in electronics & amateur radio. MERC members are very encouraging & supportive to newcomers & no matter your interest or level of technical knowledge - you will be made feel very much at home at the MERC.