Welcome to the Northwest Georgia Amateur Radio Club

The Northwest Georgia Amateur Radio Club is an organization dedicated to the advancement and promotion of amateur radio.  

This year the Northwest Georgia Amateur Radio Club is 83 years old. The 149.940 W4VO repeater has been serving Northwest Georgia for over 40 years. Our Club meets once a month - on the second Tuesday of the month - meetings are held at the Rome Senior Center, 406 Riverside Parkway, Rome, GA.

Digital Repeaters - The club's new ICOM D-STAR (145.380) and Yaesu System Fusion (440.625) digital repeaters are operational in a test mode.

NW Georgia Amateur Radio News

Club Meeting - Tuesday - September 8 at 6:30 PM
This meeting will be an Eating Meeting at
Fuddruckers, 595 Riverside Parkway Northeast, Rome, GA 30161 (706) 233-9960
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NW Georgia Amateur Radio Club Ham Feast - October 17
Mark you calendar - the Northwest Georgia Hamfest is only a months away.
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Ham License Test Session
Next VE Testing Session
Saturday, October 3rd at Shorter College
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           Local Nets

ARES Net - Monday at 9:00 PM
- 146.94 and 443.200 Repeaters
- Echo-link  Node   203979 / W4VO-R
Night Crawlers Net - Wednesday at 8:00 PM
- 146.94 and 443.200 Repeaters
Bartow County - ARES Net - Tuesday at 9:00 PM
- 147.015 Repeater - plus offset - PL 100.0  
                              Field Day
  • Field Day 2014

  Area Hamfest Schedule

September 12, 2015 - Gadsden,  AL
Gadsden Hamfest
September 19, 2015 - Dallas, GA
Paulding Hamfest
October 17, 2015 - Rome,  GA
Rome Hamfest
October 31, 2015 - Chattanooga,  TN
Chattanooga Hamfest

Georgia encourages residents to get ‘ready’ for National Preparedness Month

August 27, 2015

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