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Activation of Hopkins Creek Conservation Park 20-22 May 2016

As a prelude to a 4WD day out on Saturday, I thought I would activate Hopkins Creek CP on the way to Burra, as it had never before been activated for the WWFF Award. We drove up through Truro, Eudunda … Continue reading

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SA Parks Award 2nd Aniversary Weekend Activations

For this 2nd Anniversary weekend, I had decided to activate some parks in the mid north of SA that do not get activated much. My wife Sue decided that we should make a weekend away together with our two dogs … Continue reading

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Cromer CP Twilight Activation Friday 13th March 2015

I decided to go out to Cromer CP for the Friday the 13th twilight activation due to the fact that it has just been added to the World Wide Flora & Fauna Award. It would give chasers points towards two … Continue reading

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Sandy Creek CP Twilight Activation 30/01/2015

For the second Friday twilight Activation I chose Sandy Creek CP as it was fairly close to home & has a small carpark with easy access over a low permapine log fence to an activation spot. I was a little … Continue reading

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Hale Twilight Activation 16/01/2015

I ventured a couple of km up the road from Williamstown to the Hale CP for the Friday afternoon twilight activation. I set up the antenna & radio then went to the car for the battery booster pack & found … Continue reading

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Mt Lofty 26th September 2014

I had wanted to activate a couple of summits in the mid north but a week with a virus did not make for a very fit SOTA summiteer so I decided to give Mt Lofty another try. It is only … Continue reading

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VK5 Parks Aniversary Weekend

Paul VK5PAS organised the Weekend to celebrate the 1st Anniversary of the VK5 Parks Award. Quite a few Amateurs had indicated they would activate parks. Hale CP On the Saturday I set off about 7:30 am for the closest park … Continue reading

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