Beacon: Map and Update Status


Dampier 6m, 2m Beacon

VK6RPH has been re-built, read full details in Projects

The WA VHF Group maintains a large number of terrestrial beacons in Australia, covering the State from Esperance in the South through to Dampier in the North. Beacons are a main interest at the group for studying the propagation of radio signals.

Reports of beacon operation have been kindly provided over many years by our member, Phil, VK6ZKO.

NB - HASL - Height Above Sea Level

Beacon Map

Updated: Jan 10, 2019

Status: ON AIR
CallSign Location MaidenHead Band Freq (MHz) Antenna Power(W) Mode Polarity HASL(m)
VK6RBS Dunsborough 70cm OF76NI 70cm 432.560 N 1 4
VK6RBS Dunsborough 23cm OF76NI 23cm 1296.560 Nth 10 FSK H 4
VK6RSP Wireless Hil Ardross 6cm OF77VX 6cm 5760.460 Omni 1 FSK H 47
VK6RSP Wireless Hill Ardross 3cm OF77VX 3cm 10368.460 Omni 1 FSK H 47
VK6RST Mt Barker 2m OF85TI 2m 144.564 Omni 25 FSK, GPS DO H 1316
VK6RST Mt Barker 70cm OF85TI 70cm 432.564 N & E 40 CW, GPS DO H 1316
VK6RST Mt Barker 3cm OF85TI 3cm 10368.564 East 1 FSK, GPS DO H 1316
VK6RSX Dampier 6m OG89ll 6m 50.304 Omni 50 CW H 20
VK6RSX Dampier 2m OG89II 2m 144.576 Omni 50 CW H 20
Status: OFF AIR
CallSign Location MaidenHead Band Freq (MHz) Antenna Power(W) Mode Polarity HASL(m)
VK6RBS Dunsborough 3cm 3cm 10368.560 H 4
VK6RBU Bunbury 6m 6m 50.306 W & E 20 CW H 305
VK6RBU Bunbury 2m 2m 144.560 W & E 10 FSK H 304
VK6REP Esperance 2m 2m 144.568 Omni 10 FSK H 42
VK6RSW Augusta 2m 2m 144.562 Omni FSK H
Status: TESTING
CallSign Location MaidenHead Band Freq (MHz) Antenna Power(W) Mode Polarity HASL(m)
VK6RPH Wireless Hill Ardross 6m OF77VX 6m 50.066 5/8 15 CW, JT65B, JT4D, GPS DO V 47
VK6RPH Wireless Hill Ardross 2m OF77VX 2m 144.460 3/4 20 CW, JT65C, JT4F, GPS DO V 47
VK6RPH Wireless Hill Ardross 70cm OF77VX 70cm 432.460 5/8 20 CW, JT4F, GPS DO V 47
VK6RPH Wireless Hill Ardross 23cm OF77VX 23cm 1296.460 7/8 9 CW, JT4F, GPS DO V 47