Events

Summary of SEARG activities in 2018-

*15 Dec: SEARG Christmas Party, Springhill Hotel, Kilkenny City
*26 Nov: November meeting Roanmore Centre with talk on Zello from Tom EI2IIB
*20 Oct : JOTA 2018 with 36th Waterford Tramore Bay Scout Group
*24 Sep : September meeting Roanmore Centre
*20/21 Sep : Railways on the Air (ROTA) @ Waterford & Suir Valley Railway, Kilmeaden, Co. Waterford
*01/02 Sep: EI2WRC/P QRV as EI100MCV Activation of special call for the sinking of RMS Leinster on 10th Oct 1918
*18/19 Aug : International Lighthouse/Lightships Weekend (ILLW) @ Hook Lighthouse, ILLW Ref : IE0003 Co. Wexford (EI2WRC/P)
*05 Aug: Inistioge Vintage Rally, Inistioge, Co Kilkenny
*30 July: July meeting Roanmore Centre
*21 July: 2m Foxnunt Jenkinstown Wood, Co Kilkenny
*30 June/ 1 July : EI2WRC/P QRV from The Promenade Festival, Tramore, Co. Waterford
* 25 June : June meeting Roanmore Centre with show and tell on SDR dongles from John EI3HQB
* 28 May : April meeting Roanmore Centre with show and tell on 2M portable beams from Eoghan EI5HBB
* 6 May : IRTS 40m Counties Contest operated by David, EI6GVB, John EI3HQB, Wayne EI7HKB, and Philip SWL (EI2WRC/p)
* 6 May : Foxhunt Trial with David, EI6GVB, John EI3HQB, Wayne EI7HKB, Eoghan EI5HBB, Keith EI5KJ, Philip SWL and Alex SWL
* 30 April : April meeting Roanmore Centre with show and tell on DMR Radio from John EI7IG
* 25 Mar : March meeting Roanmore Centre with show and tell on magnetic loops from David EI6GVB
* 26 Feb : 2018 AGM Roanmore Centre
* 29 Jan : January meeting Roanmore Centre with show and tell on working amateur radio satellites from Keith EI5KJ
* 1 Jan : IRTS 80m Counties Contest operated by David, EI6GVB, Mark EI7IS and John EI3HQB (EI2WRC/p)


Summary of SEARG activities in 2017;

* 09 Dec : Christmas Party with North Cork Radio Group @Lawlors Hotel, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford.
* 02/09/23 Oct : Introduction to amateur radio course @ WITfacilitated by Mark EI7IS, Keith EI5KJ, Seany EI2HZB & Eoghan EI5HBB
* 08 Oct: IRTS 40m Counties Contest operated by David, EI6GVB, Mark EI7IS and John EI3HQB (EI2WRC/p)
* 23/24 Sept : Railways on the Air (ROTA) @ Waterford & Suir Valley Railway, Kilmeaden, Co. Waterford (EI2WSVR)
* 27 Aug : IRTS 2m Counties Contest operated by David, EI6GVB, Mark EI7IS and John EI3HQB (EI2WRC/p)
* 19/20 Aug : International Lighthouse/Lightships Weekend (ILLW) @ Hook Lighthouse, Co. Wexford (EI2WRC/p)
* 06 Aug : Inistioge Vintage Rally @ Inistioge, Co. Kilkenny (EI2WRC/p)
* 03/04 June : Geoparks Special Event @ Copper Coast Geopark, Tankardstown (Bunmahon), Co. Waterford (EI2GEO)
*7 May: IRTS 40m Counties Contest operated by David, EI6GVB, Mark EI7IS and John EI3HQB (EI2WRC/p)
*17 April: IRTS 2m Counties Contest operated by David, EI6GVB, Mark EI7IS and John EI3HQB (EI2WRC/p)
* 28 Feb : Annual General Meeting @ Roanmore Centre, Cleaboy Road, Waterford
* 1 Jan : IRTS 80m Counties Contest operated by David, EI6GVB, Mark EI7IS and John EI3HQB (EI2WRC/p)


Summary of SEARG activities in 2016;

* 10 Dec : Christmas Party with North Cork Radio Group @ Lawlors Hotel, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford.
* 24/25 Sept : Railways on the Air (ROTA) @ Waterford & Suir Valley Railway, Kilmeaden, Co. Waterford (EI2WSVR)
* 26 Sept : QRP Build / Morse Tutorial (Wk 3) @ South East Maker Space (SEMS)
* 19 Sept : QRP Build / Morse Tutorial (Wk 2) @ South East Maker Space (SEMS)
* 12 Sept : QRP Build / Morse Tutorial (Wk 1) @ South East Maker Space (SEMS)
* 20/21 Aug : International Lighthouse/Lightships Weekend (ILLW) @ Hook Lighthouse, Co. Wexford (EI2WRC/p)
* 31 Jul : Inistioge Vintage Rally @ Inistioge, Co. Kilkenny (EI2WRC/p)
* 2/3 Jul: Promfest 2016 @ Tramore, Co. Waterford (EI2WRC/p)
* 2 Jun : ComReg (HAREC) Theory Exam @ Waterford Institute of Technology (Rm. C35, Engineering & Sciences building)
* 30 May : Final Theory Class for 2016 @ Roanmore Centre, Waterford.
* 28/29 May : Geoparks Special Event @ Copper Coast Geopark, Tankardstown (Bunmahon), Co. Waterford (EI2GEO)
* 28 Mar: IRTS 2m Counties Contest operated by David, EI6GVB @ Waterford City (EI2WRC/p)
* 29 Jan : Annual General Meeting @ Roanmore Centre, Cleaboy Road, Waterford
* 25 Jan : Theory Class Kick-Off @ Waterford Institute of Technology (EI6GVB, EI2HZB, EI5HBB, EI5KJ, EI7IS)
* 1 Jan : IRTS 80m Counties Contest operated by David, EI6GVB @ Waterford City (EI2WRC/p)


Summary of SEARG activities in 2015;

* 12 Dec: SEARG / NCRG Christmas Party @ Lawlors, Dungarvan
* 30 Nov: November Meeting at South East Maker Space (SEMS)
* 9 Nov: HAREC Theory Classes Introduction Night @ WIT
* 26/27 Sept: Railways On The Air @ W@&SVR, Kilmeaden (EI2WSVR)
* 31 Aug: Ardattin Village Fair / IRTS 2m Counties Contest (EI2WRC/p)
* 15/16 Aug: ILLW at Hook Lighthouse (EI2WRC/p)
* 3 Aug: Nenagh Agricultural Show, Co. Tipperary (EI2WRC/p)
* 2 Aug: Inistioge Vintage Motor Rally (EI2WRC/p)
* 27 July: July General Meeting - EI5HBB 2m Yagi Show 'n' Tell
* 23/24 May: Geoparks Communications Weekened (EI2GEO)
* 26 Apr: IRTS AGM and Rally (Kilkenny)
* 25 Apr: 83rd Annual IRTS Dinner (Kilkenny)
* 6 Apr: IRTS 2m Counties Contest @ Mullinavat, Co. Kilkenny (EI2WRC/p)
* 23 Feb: Annual General Meeting @ Roanmore Centre
* 27 Jan: 2m Tuesday Night VHF Net (145.400 MHz FM)
* 6 Jan: January Meeting with IRTS President, Seamus McCague, EI8BP


Summary of SEARG activities in 2014;

* 13 Dec: SEARG Christmas Party @ Oriental Garden, Cork Rd., Waterford
* 27/28 Sep: EI2WRC/p @ W&SVR, Kilmeaden, Co. Waterford - Railways on The Air
* 31 Aug: Kilkenny Motor Club, Classic & Vintage Show - EI2WRC/p
* 24 Aug: IRTS 2m Counties Contest, EI2WRC/p from Waterford (EI6GVB, EI7IS)
* 16 Aug: EI2WRC/p - ILLW, Hook Lighthouse, Co. Wexford - IE-0003
* 4 Aug - 31 Dec: Waterford 1100 special activations (EI1100WD) from Counties, Waterford, Kilkenny, Carlow
* 03 Aug: Inistioge Vintage Rally, EI2WRC/p 40m activation - Inistioge, Co. Kilkenny
* 4,5,6 Jul: EI2WRC/p @ Tramore Promenade Festival, Tramore, Co. Waterford #Promfest2014
* 01 Jul: Presentation: "6m Cubical Quad" by Michael and Dennis @ Roanmore Centre, (EI7GH, EI2HSB)
* 22 Jun: IRTS 80m Counties Contest (Spring leg) - EI2WRC/p from Kilkenny (EI2HSB)
* 24/25 May: Copper Coast Geopark - EI2GEO qrv from Tankardstown (Bonmahon), Co. Waterford
* 05 Apr: EI2EEN (CW Station), Eileen Gray Exhibition by Sarah Browne, IMMA, Kilmainham, (EI7IS)
* 24 Feb: 2014 Annual General Meeting (AGM) @ Roanmore Centre, Waterford
* 01 Feb: EI2EEN (CW Station), Eileen Gray Exhibition by Sarah Browne, IMMA, Kilmainham, (EI7IS)
* 27 Jan: Presentation: "A Home Constructed Telescopic Tilt-Over Mast" by John EI3HQB @ Roanmore Centre
* 12 Jan: Presentation of framed Geopark photographs @ Geopark Visitors Centre, Bonmahon (EI3HQB, EI7IS)
* 01 Jan: IRTS 80m Counties Contest (Winter leg) - EI2WRC/p qrv from Waterford City (EI6GVB, EI7IS)


Summary of SEARG activities in 2013;

* 22 Dec: SEARG Christmas Party, Imperial Garden, Cork Road, Waterford
* 23 Nov: IRTS 'Gathering' event - EI13CLAN active from various locations around the South East
* 11 Oct: Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA) - EI2EEN qrv from IMMA, Kilmainham, Dublin until end of year
* 13-14 Sep: CASHOTA activation EI025/SH - EI2WRC/p qrv from Loftus Hall (Irelands most Haunted House), Hook Peninsula, Fethard-on-Sea, Co. Wexford
* 06-07 Sep: Waterford and Suir Valley Railway, EI2WRC/p qrv from the Railway Station, Kilmeaden, Co. Waterford
* 04 Aug: Inistioge Vintage Rally, EI2WRC/p qrv from Inistioge, Co. Kilkenny
* 28 Jul: Butlerstown Vintage Rally, EI2WRC/p qrv from Orchardstown, Co. Waterford
* 01 Jul: Theory Refresher Class - Roanmore Centre, Waterford
* 26 Jun: Theory Refresher Class - Roanmore Centre, Waterford
* 23 Jun: IRTS 80m Counties Contest (Spring leg) - EI2WRC/p qrv from Kells Priory, Co. Kilkenny
* 22-23 Jun: CASHOTA activation EI023/C - EI2WRC/p qrv from Kells Priory, Co. Kilkenny
* 19 Jun: Theory Refresher Class - Roanmore Centre, Waterford
* 24-25 May: Copper Coast Geopark - EI2GEO qrv from Tankardstown (Bonmahon), Co. Waterford
* 29 May: Talk and Demo re: Homebrew Traps and Baluns by Mike EI7GH
* 25 Feb: Annual General Meeting in Roanmore Centre, Waterford
* 01 Jan: IRTS 80m Counties Contest (Winter leg) - EI2WRC/p qrv from Waterford City


Summary of SEARG activities in 2012;

* Donation of Weather Station to WLR/Lions Club Hamper Appeal (donated by a club member) - Lot No. 91330
* Christmas Get-Together in Kilkenny (December)
* SEARG HF Net (November)
* IVETA Vintage Show, Co. Cavan (October)
* Inistioge Vintage Show, Inistioge, Co. Kilkenny (August)
* Theory Classes (June to October)
* Butlerstown Vintage Show, Orchardstown, Co. Waterford (June)
* IRTS 80m Counties Contest (June)
* EI2GEO - Copper Coast Geopark Activation for European Geoparks Week (May)
* IRTS 2m Counties Contest (April)
* EI2DBR Repeater installed and commissioned on Devils Bit, Co. Tipperary (April)