|The winter weather didn't keep folk away from the AGM|
|Noel / ZS1FW addresses the CTARC|
We then held a poignant moment of silence in memory of those hams whose keys went silent in in the past year.
|Anne reads out the minutes|
|Danny / ZS1BL casts an avuncular eye over the CTARC financial statements which were projected on-screen|
during his financial report. Despite his concerned expression, our club is financially solvent!
Various awards were handed out to CTARC Members:
|Paul / ZS1S accepts Paul / ZS1GE's award of CTARC Lifetime Membership for him|
|Tom / ZS1TA receives the CTARC Sports Trophy (note the vehicle!) for his work in motor rallies this year|
|Nick / ZS1ZD receives a certificate for involvement in CTARC's activities|
|Mike / ZS1FP accepts the coveted Golden Wellie Award. Through wind, rain, fog, mist, sandstorms|
and bitter cold, Mike attended every meeting
|Fred / ZS1FK receives the Buck Taylor Award for his diligent work on maintaining our clubhouse|
|Rob / ZS1SA, the CTARC's new chairman|
CTARC Committee 2014 / 2015:
Rob / ZS1SA
Noel / ZS1FW
Secretary & Newsletter Editor:
Danny / ZS1BL
Sean / ZS1RA
Tony / ZS1TM
Meetings Logistics & WCRWG Representative:
Paul / ZS1PXK
Paul / ZS1S
QSL Manager & Clubhouse Security:
Deon / ZS1ZL
Photographer & Blogspot:
Nick / ZS1ZD
There will still be some adjustments to the above list and responsibilities w.r.t. Clubhouse Maintenance, Management of Field Days and other matters, but we will keep you posted.
|Paul / ZS1S shows us a print of former CTARC members|
|Paul hands over to Dennis / ZS1AU his DXCC Honour Roll Award. This kind of award is a typically|
once-in-a-lifetime achievent for those few radio amateurs skilled and dedicated enough to earn it.
Dennis definitely fits the profile!
We will post a special article on Dennis’s award presently.
|Anne and Rob kindly provided the soup and rolls. A note to prospective club members:|
Anne's chicken soup is not to be missed! Second helpings were hungrily requested and graciously ladled out
We look forward to our next CTARC event, which will be participation in the International Lighthouse / Lightship weekend on 16 / 17 August, where a field station will be set up at the Mouille Point Lighthouse.