Repeaters

Amateur Radio Victoria is the licensee for the majority of VK3 repeaters. Our regular spend on Victorian Repeater maintenance is in excess of $20,000 each year. This includes equipment maintenance, insurance, site fees and licences.

Repeaters and beacons listed may/may not be operational

Report any issues with our repeaters to arv[at]amateurradio.com.au

Callsigns
  • VK3RAN
  • VK3BWI HF/VHF/UHF (News relay at 1030Hrs and 2000Hrs local time Sunday)
  • VK3ZWI
  • VK3WI
  • VK3PC
Portable repeaters
  • VK3RWE
  • VK3RWI
  • VK3RWP
VK3RCW Morse code beacon

Listen on 145.650 MHz. Using DTMF codes via the control input of 433.05 MHz you press 1 to select the menu, 2 to change speed, 3 for the tone of emission (400 - 600 - 800 Hz), 4 to change content and 5 to read back the text.

DTMF tones can be generated using a DTMF microphone, mobile phone.

VK3RTV

VK3RTV is Melbourne’s digital television repeater. It is sited in the eastern metropolitan area at Mount View, Mount Waverley.

VK3RBO

Located at Bendigo.

APRS - 145.175 MHz

Links

https://vkdmr.com/ VK DMR
http://www.irlp.net/ IRLP
http://www.echolink.org/ EchoLink
http://www.dstar.org.au DSTAR

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