Bayside District Amateur Radio Society Inc.


Membership Information

Membership of the Society is open to all those with an interest in communication via radio, both male and female, utilising the many and varied means of communication including voice, digital and video systems. Frequencies range from those of the traditional High Frequency Bands (HF) to the Very High (VHF) and Ultra High Frequencies (UHF) , plus the most recent in the Giga Hertz range(SHF).

Membership is available for those living locally, interstate or overseas. Unlicensed associate and family members are eligible to join the Society at a reduced fee. Students are especially welcome.

Requirements : You are not required to hold a radio licence for membership of the Society but we can help you gain your licence from the authorities. A licence is required before you can be allocated a call sign by the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA). You can then operate on the Amateur Radio Frequencies.

Click here to see other requirements for membership. (Like Society Constitution and Rules ect.)

Suggestion: If you are interested in becoming a member go to the "contact us" section of this website. The membership application form can be downloaded from here for signature. You can then post or email your details to the secretary.

Current licence holders: You are welcome to call in on the regular nets as detailed on the activities page. Membership is not required.

Payment: You may pay your membership fee, currently AU$30.00 per annum, at a club meeting or deposit into the society’s bank account. Fees should be paid before or at the AGM, held on the first Monday in March each year.

Account Name: Bayside District Amateur Radio Society Inc.
Institution:       Bank of Queensland
BSB:                 124025
Account No:     10227910