to the amateur radio web site of
purpose of this site is to promote amateur radio and also as a way to
document and share the various radio activities and projects that I'm involved
currently reside in the Town of Northam about 80km east of the city
of Perth in Western Australia. I moved here from Melbourne, Victoria
after taking on a position with Western Power the state electricity
utility as a distribution designer in October 2007.
first obtained my amateur radio license in June 1979 with
the call of VK3YSF which I held until October 2007. After moving
Australia it was required that the call reflect the new state. I
simple selected VK6YSF.
I'm not one for unnecessary change!
the years I have been active in the VHF/UHF part of the spectrum
with particular interests in amateur radio satellites and in more
resent times in the HF (High Frequency) bands.
Interests have included Hiking, Rock Climbing, Caving, Photography, Astronomy, Home
Renovating and Gardening.