South African Amateur Radio Development Trust

P O BOX 90438 GARSFONTEIN 0042 SOUTH AFRICA
EMAIL: admin@amateurradio.org.za
Tel: +27 (0)12 991 4662   

OBJECTIVES OF THE TRUST
To promote the Amateur Radio Service as a national asset contributing to technology education, self-development and as a stepping-stone to a career in Electronics and Communication.

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Amateur Radio Today
 
Sundays 10:00 CAT

7082 kHz

Mondays 19:30 CAT
3620 kHz

 


links

South African Radio League

AMSAT SA


BURSARIES

Bursaries are available for learners and students under 26 years of age to become radio amateurs.

Find out more here

 


 

 

2019 Bursary Scheme

SAARDT TONY REUMERMAN BURSARY PROGRAMME 2019

The South African Amateur Radio Development Trust will be offering four bursaries during 2019 for students and learners under 26 years old to study for and write the Class A Radio Amateur Examination. 

Each bursary is valued at R1000. This will cover the RAE examination fee, cost of the first year license with the balance towards tuition cost.  Download application form here

Applications must be accompanied by a recent photograph in JPG format

NEW BOOKS


2020 ARRL Antenna book for radiocommunications

24th Edition four volume beautiful  boxed set  

SARL/AMSATSA members  R2000

Non members R2200

 

 

2020 ARRL Handbook for  RadioCommunications

Softcover in six volumes (Not boxed delivered shrink  but wrapped

SARL/AMSATSA MEMBERS R1950

Non members R2200

 

Book order form: download here

 

 

 

 

Amateur Radio Projects that need Industry support

 

The Hammies Amateur Radio Club

A new activity at the South African Radio League National Amateur Radio Centre in Gauteng to train young people to be come radio amateurs.

5 MHZ propagations Research project

The establishment of 5 MHz beacons in various locations in South Africa. Read about the project here

Radio Amateur of the Year Awards

An annual awards programme to recognise Radio Amateurs who have excellent in their support of developing Amateur Radio in South Africa.

The sponsor's name is linked to the awards. Typical sponsorship requirement is R50 000

 

The Kletskous  CubeSat project

SA AMSAT is building a Amateur Radio CubeSat. More details here

 

SAARDT TONY REUMERMAN BURSARY PROGRAMME

Bursaries to support young people to become Radio Amateurs

To discuss your support of Amateur Radio, call Hans van de Groenendaal on 082 781 4631 0r email  him at hans@intekom.co.za