Become a Member

The Dx Adventure Radio Club (DA-RC) welcomes members from all walks of hobby life; Full call, novice or aspiring Hams, Eleven Meter DXers, CB’ers, SWL enthusiasts or those who use radio communications in their day to day life (e.g. in military, emergency services, law enforcement, etc.) all form the modern day DA-RC.

Membership with the DA-RC is possible through a personal invitation from DA-RC Headquarters Team who represent all of these fields.  Expressions of Interest (EOI) in the form of an email containing a completed Membership Application form (See below) from suitably qualified persons is also acceptable.

The DA-RC Membership Form can be downloaded by clicking on:

Membership Form

Potential members who share our core values which include Determination, Accomplishment, Resourcefulness and Collaboration, may qualify for an invitation to join DA-RC through achievement in one or more of the following 5 ‘Entry Classifications’ on any band:

1.  DX Chaser (Includes SWL Users)

  • A minimum of 50 DXCC worked and confirmed on any band; or
  • A minimum of 50 IOTA worked and confirmed on any band

2.  DX Leadership

  • Demonstrated high-level performance in leadership/management roles (DX Group, DX organisation, QSL Manager and other) within the Ham, 11m, Citizens Band or SWL community.

3.  DXpeditioner

  • Demonstrated high level performance in a DXpedition team or as an individual DXpedition station on any band

4.  Honorary

  • Non-fee paying membership as a supporter of the club, its members and/or its various projects.  Honorary members are typically sponsors of the Dx Adventure Radio Club and include retail outlet owners, graphic design and web company managers, DX organisation principals etc.  Honorary membership grants and four letter callsigns for use on the citizens band are provided as a mark of respect and gratitude to the supporter/s identified who may use the Delta-Alfa callsign on-air at their own discretion.

5.  Career

  • Non-fee paying membership for people who have proven experience in radio communications through their career in military, sea rescue, coastguard, police, fire service,

Cost of Membership

  • On application

11m/CB Membership Package includes:

  • 50 x DA-RC DXCC QSL cards (conditions apply), OR, 1 x ham radio log book
  • 1 x colour shack certificate
  • 1 x wallet membership card
  • QSL samples

Ham Membership Package includes:

  • 50 x DA-RC Universal QSL cards suitable for all/any band, OR, 1 x ham radio log book
  • 1 x colour shack certificate
  • 1 x wallet membership card

SWL Membership Package includes:

  • 50 x DA-RC SWL QSL cards, OR, 1 x ham radio log book
  • 1 x colour shack certificate
  • 1 x wallet membership card