Assistance requested: Yarraman to Wulkuraka Rail Trail Ride

Bicycle Queensland has formally asked for our assistance providing checkpoints for their Yarraman to Wulkuraka Rail Trail ride.  This is a 3-day event, starting on the Friday the 27th July at Yarraman, and proceeding along the Brisbane Valley Rail Trail to Wulkuraka, approximately half-way between Ipswich and Rosewood, finishing on…

March 2018 Project Night: Flower Pot Antennas

Last night saw Brisbane Area WICEN group hold its first Project Night for 2018, in the Green Room of Brisbane Hackerspace.  On this occasion, we were building 2m/70cm “flower pot” dual-band antennas for use in-the-field. The night was a success, with several antennas successfully constructed, these are now ready for…

WICEN Project Night: 5th March 2018

Brisbane Area WICEN Group will be holding its first project night for 2018, on the 5th March, 2018, to take place in the Green Room at Brisbane Hackerspace, starting at 7:30PM. This is open to both WICEN members and HSBNE members. On this evening, we plan to build a number…

Operator assistance requested for Easter Horse Endurance Ride

Far-A-Way Rider’s Association has requested our assistance to provide communications at their up-comming Easter horse endurance ride event, to take place in the Imbil State Forest the long weekend of the 30th March through to the 2nd of April. More information will be released closer to the date.  If you…

Upcoming events for 2018

Robert Willinger, has been in touch with a preliminary event listing for the upcoming year.  More information on events will be made available closer to the date. Date Event Location 17th/18th-March-18 Maxisoy Endurance Challenge Cooyar 30 Mar/2nd April-18 Far-A-Way Easter Endurance Ride Imbil 16th/17th-June-18 South Burnett Endurance Riders Ass. Nanango…

Assistance for upcoming horse endurance rides requested

A major part of our activities is the numerous horse endurance rides that take place throughout the year.  If you can assist at any of these events, please contact us.  Members may find contact details for the person responsible on OwnCloud. 30 August—1st October: Sparkler Ride Starts Saturday 2.30pm and…

WICEN Exercise: Brisbane to Gold Coast Cycle Challenge – Sunday 15 October 2017

Liam McCarthy, VK4XLM is looking for volunteers to assist in this year’s Brisbane to Gold Coast Bicycle Ride: Hi everyone, Bicycle Queensland (BQ) has once again requested the assistance of the Brisbane Area WICEN Group for their upcoming event: Brisbane to Gold Coast Cycle Challenge (B2GC).  To be held this…

WICEN Constitutional Changes 2017

The following documents outline proposed changes to the existing WICEN Constitution and the reasoning behind the request for these changes.  The following documents are included in this post; Current Constitution   Constitution 2014-Final Proposed New Constitution  Constitution Draft 3.1-Draft Old Constitution Draft 3-Draft Proposed Changes   Motion to Change WICEN Constitution 20170816…

OwnCloud changes and proposed change of venue

Hi all, There has been a bit of work going in the background over the past few months.  As some may know, I have been hosting an instance of the OwnCloud groupware system as a virtual instance on my own infrastructure here as a way for us to share files…

Brisbane WICEN in 2017

The Brisbane Area WICEN Group is looking ahead to activities during the coming year, 2017.  With the launch of our new website, we hope to bring you much news on upcoming events, general radio news and service announcements. A big event already marked in our calendar is the International Rally…