Category Archives: Lighthouse Weekend

MWRS President on 2UE, wrapping up ILLW for 2013

  Listen to 2UE interviewing MWRS President Carlo Nizeti after International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend (ILLW) After a very successful weekend up at Barrenjoey Lighthouse, we had a chance to talk with 2UE about ILLW and ham radio in general. … Continue reading

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MWRS Features in Local Press

This weekends International Lighthouse and Lightship weekend is a great opportunity to promote Amateur Radio, and with that in mind Club Publicity Officer Richard has done a great job working with the Manly Daily to get us some local press. A … Continue reading

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International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend 2012

With lighthouse weekend behind us for another year I can confidently say the weekend was a great success. Once again the Chase Alive team helped us gain access to the Barrenjoey Lighthouse and it’s keepers cottage. This was a huge … Continue reading

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10th annual Lighthouse & Lightship Weekend

To celebrate International Lighthouse and Lightship weekend on 20-21 August, the Manly-Warringah Radio Society once again operated a portable shortwave radio station from Barrenjoey Lighthouse at Palm Beach. The Society aims to make radio contact with as many lighthouses and … Continue reading

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