Submitted by VK2YJS on

The Upper Hawkesbury Power Boat Club will conduct the 78th Bridge to
Bridge Power Boat Classic on the Hawkesbury River on Sunday 4th May

Jan VK2FEB [pronounced similar to "Yarn"] is organising WICEN's
assistance to Marine Rescue, who are co-ordinating communications and
checkpoint personnel. There are over 50 checkpoints between Brooklyn
and Windsor, of which some are some land based, allowing volunteers
without a boat to operate them. Communications will use GRN and VHF
marine, as appropriate, with GRN handsets supplied.

Northern Rivers is providing communications for Tenterfield Equestrian
Club's Horse Enduro on the weekend of the 3rd and 4th of May, in the
Girard State Forest.

For members have not yet paid their annual membership fee of $15.00,
direct payment details are listing on the WICEN web page.
Alternatively, a cheque payable to WICEN (NSW) Inc can be mailed to:

PO Box 535

WICEN's Sister Squad, the Bushwalker's Wilderness Rescue Squad will be
running their four day Comprehensive Remote Area First Aid over the
weekends of 3 and 4 May, and 17 and 18 May at North Wahroonga.
See:, ensuring you include the Ws.

For the Lords, Ladies and Gentlemen of Twitter, WICEN has an account.
This is: @wicennsw

WICEN ACT is part of the Canberra Region Amateur Radio Club. Their website at includes details of both WICEN and general events.

Coming events include:
Bridge to Bridge Power Boat race on Sunday
Northern Rivers' Horse Enduro, Saturday the 3rd and Sunday the 4th of May
BWRS First Aid Course 3rd and 4th; and 17th and 18th of May

Submitted by Julian Sortland VK2YJS on behalf of the WICEN State
Management Committee.