• DA-RC Members will be active as special event stations (SES) during the stated period with the special HB10 prefix attached to their regular club callsign.


  • To celebrate the DA-RC’s 10-year birthday with an enjoyable contest event involving members and non-members.



  • August 1 — August 31, 2018 [1 month]


26—27 MHz — All modes are valid


DA-RC Members (The Activants) —

  • What_IsYou are challenged to be active with the special HB10 suffix during the period above and to work as many stations as possible. For example, 43DA148/HB10, 14DA028/HB10, etc.
  • Each station logged = 1 point
  • Fellow members worked with the HB10 callsign are multipliers.
  • For example: If 30DA016/HB10 logs 162 contacts he receives 162 points.  If 17 of those logged are fellow HB10 activants then his score is 162 x 17 to achieve a final points score.
  • Only 1 contact per station is valid for points (i.e. No duplicates, second callsigns, etc.)
  • Members must register with the Project Manager and have their name and callsign added to the website. It is possible to register after the event has commenced.
  • All members who participate will receive a certificate designed by 1DA011 Luca at ElevenFour Designs and emailed by the Project Manager.

listen_carefully_5Non-DA-RC Members (The Hunters) —

  • You are challenged to work as many participating DA-RC Members as possible. Each HB10 station logged = 1 point.
  • Only 1 contact per HB station is valid for points
  • Please download a copy of the official log sheet HERE.
  • Logs must be sent to the Project Manager by October 1, 2018.


  • 000E-QSL cards only will be used for this event.
  • Members can design their own e-QSL or request that one be designed for them by the Project Manager.
  • E-QSL will be confirmed by the Project Manager at the conclusion of the event OR when log details are received.
  • A paper QSL exchange can be organised direct with the activant if desired.


  • 43DA001 Darren, darren43da001@yahoo.com, PO BOx 3140 Browns Plains LPO, QLD, Australia, 4118

10 yearsPRIZES:

  • Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 DA-RC Members with the highest scores.
  • Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 non-DA-RC members who work the most HB10 stations.
  • In the event of a tie in the non-member category, the time considered to work the HB10 stations will be considered.
  • In the event of a tie in the member category, the member with the most worked HB10 stations will be appointed the winner.