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President Frank VA3GUF
Treasurer Bernie VE3BQM
Secretary Tom VA3TS Webmaster
GBARC is a Radio Amateurs of Canada Affiliated Club
If your community or charitable event needs reliable radio communications for health and welfare, safety, security or logistics, please contact one of the executive by clicking the "contact GBARC" link on the menu above.
They will be more than happy to assist you.
To contact the Club Executive please use this email address
executive "at" gbarc.ca
replace the "at" with @
Vice - President Tom VA3TVA
For information regarding our upcoming or current radio courses please us the email above or
click the "Contact" menu-pick at the top of this page.
Our goal is to improve our knowledge in electromagnetic communication, make our expertise available to our community and to encourage and assist others to enter the world of amateur radio.
Our club was founded in November 1973, incorporated in May of 1993 and has operated continuously since.
GBARC operates 3 repeaters. VE3OSR in Owen Sound 146.94- T97.4, and VE3OST in Woodford 146.895- T97.4 and VE3GBT in Paisley 146.730- T97.4. All three repeaters are UHF linked.
We can also be contacted on Echolink on Node 333014.
These are "open" repeaters, free for anyone to use.
We are also on Facebook.
The repeaters, club events and this website are funded by GBARC membership dues.