Club members have a wide range of interests in amateur radio, electronics,
computers and satellites. For example, members are involved in world wide
communication on the HF bands, contests, local FM communications, Amateur
satellites, Amateur TV, packet radio (computers linked via radio) and DMR network node.
The Club is operating ZL1AA station Google Earth: 36.86973º S; 174.84386º E, GL: RF73kd
The station can be operated remotely. Refer to Remotely Controlled Station Guidelines when operating the station.
The Club takes an active role in the contests and awards having achieved a DXCC
(contact with over 100 countries) as well as the wins in NZART Jock White Memorial
contest (Field Day).
The Club publishes a newsletter to keep the members informed of items of interest.
Regular member NZD 45.00
Youth Rate NZD 20.00
The financial year runs from 1 November to 31 October
Download Membership Application / Renewal form
Complete it with your updated information and then hit the “Submit” button to send an email.
A direct credit may be made into our ASB Bank account 12-3047-0076823-00
Alternatively, print the form and then post or give it to the Treasurer with your subscription please.
Encouraging new members to the club
Remotely Operated Station
Home brew construction
Tuition in Operating Procedure
Tuition to obtain a Licence
Amateur Radio Direction Finding (ARDF) – known as "Fox hunting"
SOTA Summits of the Air
International Lighthouse Weekend 3rd weekend of August
Visitors Always Welcome
The clubroom is located at the head of the Purewa Creek valley reached by going through the yard at 400 St John’s Road in Kohimarama. It is safer to approach from the south. If the gate is locked, phone a Committee member or a Contact person.
We are committed to providing and maintaining a safe and healthy working environment for its members,
visitors, and all persons using the premises.
The clubroom is open every Saturday from 1030 hours for members
and guests to drop in for a chat and a cuppa. Or call on 145.775 MHz or Skype zl1aa_nz
or Echolink zl1aa
General meetings are every 3rd
Saturday of the month (except December and January) from 1330 hr. We usually have a guest
speaker to talk on a radio-related topic, as well as Club business. On the nice weather Saturdays we will try to have a midday BBQ.
NB. The February 2021 Committee Meeting is on Tuesday the 8th February at 1930 Hrs.
Each Wednesday we hold our club VHF net at 145.775 MHz split from 1930hr onwards
SOTA calling frequency 146.5MHz simplex
Download “RCForb Client” from www.RemoteHams.com
Run and select ZL1AA to access our remotely controlled station at the clubroom.
Thus you will be able to listen to our HF net on 3.645 MHz at 50 db over S9 on Monday evenings.
10-10 Down-under on 28.530 MHz every Saturday at 1030 NZST hosted by Bob, ZL1AFU.