The first Coffs Harbour Net was on Monday 4th December 1978 at 0900 (GMT / UTC)

Max Francis VK2BMK was running the net  on 3609 using an FT101 into a dipole at Bellingen.
All signals at Repton were 5/9

Also on were the following in order of log-in:
VK2NIE Peter Drady (later 2DBI) - FT 301D into a dipole
VK2NSV Rick Fletcher (2BKV) - FT7 (I think)
VK2NHZ Bruce Telfer (2DDU)
VK2NUN Russell Ashdown (2KEG then, now 2VK) at Casino using TS520 into Inv Vee
VK2NSJ Ken Golden (2DGT) - Viking & Transverter
VK2NSR Harry Alderson (2EP)
VK3NCB Cedric ???- portable 2 at Emerald Beach with Mike ??? VK3NKF
VK2NTP Neil Davidson - at Casino
VK2NUD Ross Davidson  - at Lismore
VK2 NVF Lance Ferris (Casino) but portable at Tabulum
VK2NXK Ron Jackson - mobile (Landcruiser) at Wollongong
Also listening on the side:
Norm Cameron VK2ZNQ (2KNC) - on 2m
Ray Golden (VK2VGG? later 2BRG)
Arnold Austin (2ADA) at Woolgoolga
(I think the latter 2 were yet to be licenced?)