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Accommodation this year is being handled by the University Colleges directly
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Let's all get together and talk Ham Radio. Be it mucking around with FreeDV, doing some PSK or just drinking some beer and playing radios.
  
'''Google map to help determine walking distances and such [https://maps.google.com.au/maps/ms?msid=203690229318625352519.0004e5ac798d2734b1b8a&msa=0 Click Here.]'''
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* Located directly across the road about a 10 min walk from the University
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* Wheel chair access under nearth the highway. There are a bunch of different ways to get from the colleges to the university.
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== Trinity ==
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'''Time''': TBA, I'm sure we'll sort out an evening when we get there. With the park next to the UNI I'm sure we can find somewhere to set up and play radios.
* 219 Rooms are available during LCA.
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* Mix of standard student rooms, flats, self contained and ensuite rooms
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* http://www.trinity.uwa.edu.au/content/guest-accommodation/accommodation-and-rates.html
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* Rates from $66.00 per person per night, including breakfast (~$99 for a ensuite room, $144 for a motel style room)
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* Contact the Accommodation provider: http://www.trinity.uwa.edu.au/contact-us.html
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* https://maps.google.com.au/maps?q=-31.976046,115.814363&ll=-31.975746,115.818912&spn=0.005825,0.006588&num=1&t=m&z=17
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* Rooms are to be booked directly with Trinity college
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* http://www.trinity.uwa.edu.au/content/enquiry-form.html (Note that this form sends emails from an invalid domain name - so you might find them filtered)
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''# Speakers have reserved accommodation so please email contact@lca2014.linux.org.au attn Paul''
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== St George's College ==
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'''Liason''': 145.575 (This is just a simplex frequency in the FM segment, happy to move if needbe)
* 136 Rooms are available during LCA.
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* Room types dean suite, single rooms with ensuite and standard student rooms
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* http://www.stgeorgescollege.com.au/accommodation/room-types-and-amenities/
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* https://maps.google.com.au/maps?q=-31.973989,115.821624&ll=-31.973471,115.821626&spn=0.005825,0.006588&num=1&t=m&z=17&iwloc=A
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* Rates from $70.00 per person per night
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* St George's have advised they have a few older rooms without air con, but they do have ceiling fans.
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* Rooms are to be booked directly with St George's college
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* Booking form: [https://lca2014.linux.org.au/St_Georges-Booking_Form_lca2014.pdf Download:St_Georges-Booking_Form_lca2014.pdf] you must use this.
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* Contact the Accommodation provider: http://www.stgeorgescollege.com.au/contact/contact-us/
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''# Speakers have reserved accommodation so please email contact@lca2014.linux.org.au attn Paul''
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== St Thomas More College ==
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'''Local Repeaters''':
* Approx 150 Rooms are available to be confirmed.
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* http://vk6.net/repeaters
* http://www.stmc.uwa.edu.au/facilities-hire
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* https://maps.google.com.au/maps?q=-31.974535,115.82053&num=1&t=m&z=17
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* Sir Thomas More have advised that they don't have air con in any rooms, they only have ceiling fans
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* Single room (with shared bathroom) including continental breakfast is $58.00 per person per night
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* Waiting for accomodation provider to confirm booking procedure
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''# Speakers have reserved accommodation so please email contact@lca2014.linux.org.au attn Paul''
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== St Catherine's College ==
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* Not a confirmed accomodation provider yet
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* Inquiry form: http://www.stcatherines.uwa.edu.au
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== Internet ==
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I'll kick off the list:
* Internet will be available, please ensure you bring a cat5 network patch lead/cable.
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* We will do our best to get wireless set up around the accommodation and the university.
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<Callsign> - <Name> - <Equipment>
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* VK3XJM - Josh - FT-817ND, 20/40 EFHW, 2 &70 Handheld
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* VK6FLAB - Onno - VX7R
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* VK6NAK - Adrian - IC-7400 and 2/70 HH
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* VK5FJ - Kim - 2/70HT, maybe the HFPack too
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* VK1SS - Stephen - a 2/70 HT if it will fit

Revision as of 11:34, 3 January 2014

Let's all get together and talk Ham Radio. Be it mucking around with FreeDV, doing some PSK or just drinking some beer and playing radios.


Time: TBA, I'm sure we'll sort out an evening when we get there. With the park next to the UNI I'm sure we can find somewhere to set up and play radios.

Liason: 145.575 (This is just a simplex frequency in the FM segment, happy to move if needbe)

Local Repeaters:


I'll kick off the list:

<Callsign> - <Name> - <Equipment>

  • VK3XJM - Josh - FT-817ND, 20/40 EFHW, 2 &70 Handheld
  • VK6FLAB - Onno - VX7R
  • VK6NAK - Adrian - IC-7400 and 2/70 HH
  • VK5FJ - Kim - 2/70HT, maybe the HFPack too
  • VK1SS - Stephen - a 2/70 HT if it will fit