Monthly Archives: October 2013

Conners Plain VT-022, Mt. Selma VT-013 and Mt. Useful VT-016

Saturday was predicted to be a nice day with a top of 24 degrees. The SOTA winter bonus was due to expire on the following Monday, so thought it was a good opportunity to activate Conners Plain VT-022, Mt. Selma … Continue reading

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Mt St. Phillack VK3-VT006

This is the second time I have activated Mt. St Phillack, VK3/VT-006.  Peter, VK3ZPF and I were keen to do it again after an aborted attempt to get there a few months ago due to bad weather. This time we … Continue reading

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Mt Torbreck, VK3/VTN-001 and Pyramid Hill, VK3/VN-005

Andrew, VK1NAM was staying in Victoria and had planned to activate quite a few summits.  I was keen to activate Mt Torbreck and Pyramid Hill before the winter bonus period finishes, so contacted Andrew to see if he would mind … Continue reading

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