Monthly Archives: June 2013

Mt. St. Leonard VK3/VC-006 Revisited

Mt. St. Leonard is an easily accessible summit to the north of Healesville.  From the car parking area on Road 10, which branches off Monda Rd, it is a short 1.2km steep walk to the summit.  Last time I was … Continue reading

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Talbot Peak SOTA VK3-VT010

Long weekend weather was looking great, so thought that this might be the last chance to easily activate one of the higher SOTA peaks.  Talbot Peak, VK3-VT010 is on the Alpine Walking Track and worth 10 points. Kevin, VK3KAB had … Continue reading

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Mt Dandenong, VK3/VC025 SOTA Last Minute Activation

It was a soggy Sunday in Melbourne and had decided against going out with a radio on a mountain although Peter, VK3ZPF and Kevin, VK3KAB had headed out to Toorongo Range and Spion Kopje respectively.  Had had some second thoughts … Continue reading

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New Car – with some SOTA influence

The 2WD Ford Territory was getting a bit long in the tooth and although it has been a great car that has been economical to maintain, it is a little on the thirsty side.  Recently on a SOTA trip, a … Continue reading

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