News Broadcasts - Northern Tasmania

WIA National News

• Sunday 9.00 am - VK7RAA Mt Barrow (147.000 MHz)

The national news is relayed from Hobart via a link on Barren Tier in the central highlands.
Call backs are taken locally by a Launceston operator around 10 am following the completion of the regional news.

Tasmanian Regional News

• Sunday 9.30 am

The regional news immedately follows the national news and originates in Hobart.
It is relayed on Mt Barrow as above and may also be heard on HF on the following frequecies:

1.840 MHz AM
3.570 MHz LSB
7.090 MHz USB
14.130 MHz USB
28.525 MHz USB
52.125 MHz USB (via VK7DX, Frank @ Arthurs Lake)

There are other relay stations in the South and North West of the State.

Justin, VK7TW, has established a Yahoo group specially for aggregating news for people who would like to submit a news item any time or view the complete list of news broadcast frequencies.

<Yahoo news group> Submit news items; view the complete list of news broadcast frequencies.

<WIA broadcasts>   Text file and PDF download plus previous WIA news archive.

<VK7 State news>   PDF download plus previous local news archive.

<VK7 NTARC club news>   PDF download plus previous local news archive.