The North East Radio Club (NERC) encourages all types of radio and allied interests in electronics, with an emphasis on amateur radio. The club is primarily for people residing in the north-eastern suburbs of Adelaide with several other clubs in metropolitan and country areas.
The club meets at the Modbury West Community Hall, corner of Wright Road and Capulet Crescent, Modbury. Meetings commence at 7:15 pm, for a 7:30pm start.
General Meetings on the second Friday of each month
Technical Meetings on the fourth Friday of each month
Fifth Friday of the month dinner at various venues
NERC is involved in many aspects of the hobby. This includes the development, maintenance and operation of:
Very High Frequency (VHF) 2m voice repeater (VK5RHO 146.850 MHz, -0.6 MHz offset)
Ultra High Frequency (UHF) 70cm voice repeater (VK5RHO 439.875 MHz, -5 MHz offset)
National VK (Australia) Sunday Broadcast compilation (MP3 Download)
Local VK5 (South Australia) Sunday Broadcast compilation (MP3 Download)
The Automatic Packet Reporting System (APRS) node for the metropolitan area (VK5RHO 145.175 MHz) is temporarily offline (as at 18Feb2023).
We also encourage social participation in amateur radio through visits to other clubs and our own socially orientated meetings at times during the year. We are committed to providing interesting and informative meetings with guest presenters, demonstrations, or activities involving members and visitors.