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The VKS-737 Radio Network was established for 'outback' travellers who are in distress by providing them with emergency assistance and support in co-operation with other organisations.

Make a Donation

Your donation to VKS-737 Radio Network will be used within Australia to help provide and support emergency high frequency radio communication and safety services to people who live, work or travel in rural and remote areas of Australia.

Become a Volunteer

You can make a real difference by volunteering your time in a variety of ways. Please contact us to discuss how you can help.

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VKS-737 RADIO NETWORK

Established in 1993, the network is managed by Administration Staff , Committee Members and volunteers including Message Coordinator, Base Station Operators and Show Representatives.

We are licenced by the Australian Communications Media Authority (ACMA) and subscribers must  comply with all provisions of the Radiocommunications Act 1992.

OUR MISSION STATEMENT

To provide emergency and general radio communications assistance services to people who live, work or travel in rural and remote areas of Australia, and to be the pre-eminent provider of high frequency radio communications services throughout rural and remote areas of Australia.

LICENCE AUTHORITY

The VKS-737 Radio Network is a Public Benevolent Institution. The Network maintains a database containing all user details. Apart from the Name, Callsign and Selcall entries, information in the database is confidential.

DISCLAIMER

The VKS-737 Radio Network is wholly owned by the Australian National 4WD Radio Network Inc. and is neither a part of, nor associated with, the Australian HF Touring Club, or the AussieHF Club

VKS-737 on Facebook

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Travel Outback Australia

Sometimes the track is there but you just can't be on it.
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1 week ago

VKS-737 Winter Schedule Changes Because of Covid-19

1 week ago

Covid-19 Information for Travellers

1 week ago

Maralinga Lands Closure & Permit Cancellation

1 week ago

Closure of Canning Stock Route and Surrounds

1 week ago
Tatts Finke Desert Race

Tatts Finke Desert Race cancellation

To Finke competitors, sponsors, suppliers, volunteers, officials, ambassadors and supporters.

On behalf of the Finke Desert Race committee, I regret to advise ... See more

2 weeks ago
Full Range Camping

⛔⛔ PERTH CARAVAN & CAMPING SHOW - CANCELLED

News is evolving fast and the first of the major Camping & Caravan shows of the season, the Perth Caravan & Camping Show has been cancelled. ... See more

3 weeks ago
V VKS-737 Adelaide Caravan & Camping Show February 2020

Here are a few photos of the stand we staffed recently. The photos were taken when things were quiet. In fact, there were nearly 29,000 visitors to the show and at times we were very busy on the ... See more

Here are a few photos of the stand we staffed recently. The photos were taken when things were quiet. In fact, there were nearly 29,000 visitors to the show and at times we were very busy on the ... See more

3 weeks ago
ABC Perth

How's this for a detour?! 🗺️😱

The highway linking Broome and Kununurra is closed due to flooding from ex-Tropical Cyclone Esther and the only other sealed route takes 66 hours.

What's the ... See more

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2020 Shows Time-line

Show schedule

Queanbeyan 4WD Spectacular Outdoor Recreation Show

ACT – Queanbeyan Showgrounds
Visit their website HERE

 

February 1 - 2

Queanbeyan 4WD Spectacular Outdoor Recreation Show

ACT – Queanbeyan Showgrounds
Visit their website HERE

 

February 1 - 2

Adelaide Lets Go Caravan & Camping Show / CCIASA

SA – Adelaide Showgrounds,
Site: S33, Stirling Angas Pavillion
Visit their website HERE

 

February 12 - 16

Adelaide Lets Go Caravan & Camping Show / CCIASA

SA – Adelaide Showgrounds,
Site: S33, Stirling Angas Pavillion
Visit their website HERE

 

February 12 - 16

Moreton Bay Caravan, Camping & Boating Expo / Australian Events

QLD – Redcliffe Showgrounds,
Scarborough Road, Redcliffe,
Site: P401, The Pavillion
Visit their website HERE

 

February 14 - 16

Moreton Bay Caravan, Camping & Boating Expo / Australian Events

QLD – Redcliffe Showgrounds,
Scarborough Road, Redcliffe,
Site: P401, The Pavillion
Visit their website HERE

 

February 14 - 16

Sydney 4WD & Adventure Show

NSW – Sydney Dragway, Eastern Creek
Visit their website HERE

 

September 11 - 13

Sydney 4WD & Adventure Show

NSW – Sydney Dragway, Eastern Creek
Visit their website HERE

 

September 11 - 13

DISCLAIMER - PLEASE NOTE:

Except in the case of minor literal corrections, shows advised here are entirely described by the organisers advising us. The VKS-737 network does not have any role in the planning, provisioning or conduct of any Shows. The VKS-737 network does not endorse any posted shows as being worthwhile, safe or legal. The VKS-737 network cannot engage in negotiations with show organisers and/or subscribers interested in participating.

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