About & Membership

About Our Club

Our club was established in 1989. We caters for all amateurs, short wave listeners and interested persons in radio communications, emergency communications, electronics, and micro processors.

We conduct regular activities of interest to members catering for the diverse level of knowledge and experience.

Club members are often ‘Out & About‘ be it hunting Weather Sonde’s, activating parks as part of the WWFF program, assisting with in community events by providing communications assistance, and various activities.

For those interested in attaining an Amateur Radio license or upgrading their license class we have Wireless Institute Australia (WIA) Assessors. We can also arrange training sessions for those looking at attaining the Foundation class license.

When We Meet

Our club typically meets twice a month, holding admin meetings on the first Monday of the month and tech nights on the fourth.

Business Meetings normally held:

  • First Monday of each month
  • Barmera RSL Hall
  • 1930hrs start

Tech Nights normally held:

  • Fourth Monday of the month
  • Berri SES Headquarters, Hughes St, Berri
  • 1930hrs start


For those interested in membership with our club please inquire as follows:

  • Discuss membership with one of our existing members; or
  • Make contact with us via our Contact page; or

Note that for those successful applicants wishing to join the Riverland Radio Club that join after April 1st but before September 30th inclusive shall be exempt from subscription fees for that subscription year.