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What is Amateur Radio?

 

 

The hobby of Amateur Radio, as communications technology, is continually advancing. If you are wondering about the relevance of amateur radio today, we suggest you view this article.

If you are new to the hobby or are contemplating getting involved, then we invite you to view the following three videos. Produced in Canada, the UK and the US, they will provide an understanding of the many activities that are available.

This video clip produced by the CBC is an excellent example of the relevance of ham radio today. 

Like 'human hair in the ocean': Why ham radio still has an enduring appeal

Now, these videos will show you what we can do. The most important part, is why we do it.

Why does anyone become involved in a hobby?

  • Because they enjoy it!

  • Because they have a passion for it!

  • Because they find it fulfilling!
     

Amateur Radio isn’t just one facet or another, it’s the fun and adventure behind it.

Therefore, we invite you to, make Ham radio your Passion!

If you have questions about how to get started, then please visit our Education page.

Below are some excellent videos sowing how young people are enjoying the hobby!