146.750 MHz (VK8RKT) 91.5 CTCSS


441.550 MHz (VK8MA-ND)

Katherine, Northern Territory

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IRLP Node 6800, Katherine
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Lightning Detector (400 Kilometres approx centred on the house in Katherine)

(Each circle represents approx 200 Kilometres)

(Refreshes every 30 seconds)

Important Disclaimer: This is an experimental personal Lghtning Detection system. No accuracy is implied or should be assumed. It is an indication of what is happening and approximate bearings.
Do NOT rely on this in any situation. As always, the authoratative source is the Australian Bureau of Meteorology.



70 cm Wires-X Node

Katherine now has a 70 cm Wires-X Node on 441.550 (simplex) running as VK8MA-ND. It is operational from the home QTH with 10W. Covers the township nicely. All free to use it wth no input parameters.

Katherine 2M Repeater

On May 10th 2018 The Katherine new 2M repeater was commissioned. Out 146.750 MHz and in 146.150 MHz with 91.5 Hz CTCSS on the input. The input will automatically accept either C4FM or Analogue FM. The output is locked to Analogue FM at this point in time. Reports are welcome. Both IRLP and EchoIRLP are in operation via the repeater.

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Last updated: 11/4/2020.