The 2009 Australian Shires Contest

    New contest to feature in World Contest Calendar.

    Held the weekend prior to the second Monday of June every year.

    Starts: 06.00 UTC Saturday, June 6, 2009
    Ends: 06.00 UTC Sunday, June 7, 2009

    Objectives: The objectives of this contest are for amateurs around the world to contact as many VK shires as possible in the contest period. ie VK amateurs are to work the world including VK, whilst the rest of the world can only work VK.

    More info here and here.

    Original info from VK4HAM.