to the Auckland VHF Group Amateur Radio Emergency Communication's page.
Here you will find information about the club's AREC activities and
Please feel free to contact our section leader for more information
regarding AREC or if you would like to take part in the AREC training
Radio Emergency Communication.
Volunteers in radio communications.
Using our resources to help the community.
The Auckland VHF Group has an active AREC section that works
closely with Auckland City Civil Defence.
They provide advice,
resources and manpower to assist in times of need. The Auckland VHF
Group clubrooms provide a backup system to complement the existing
systems maintained by Auckland City Council Civil Defence.
The AREC section is headed by Section Leader Laurie Mathews ZL1ICU.
From time to time the VHF Group has training sessions and exercises.
Members also assist with sports events, parades and Rally NZ.
For further information about AREC please see the NZART web site.
JOIN BRANCH 66 AREC
All members of the Auckland VHF Group are encouraged to join the AREC
section. Your contribution, large or small is appreciated by all
For information about joining branch 66 AREC, contact the
Section Leader or his Deputy lwhose details are listed below:
Leader; Laurie Mathews ZL1ICU 634 5130 0274 817 463 Email:
Deputy Section; George Raffles ZL1TUX 626 6944 021 735 361 Email: