NEWS UPDATE – A reminder that Norbert is still active from Macquarie Island (DXCC most wanted #9) and expected to be there until March 2019. He uses FT8 mostly.

APRIL 29, 2018 — Earlier today, Norbert VK0AI showed on the airwaves from Macquarie Island and was initially active on 30 & 20m FT8.

MARCH 13, 2018 — Recently posted on eHam, Norbert VK5MQ is on his way to the Macquarie Island Antarctic Research Base with the next winter team for one year.

He uses an IC-7300 and vertical and is not expected to be QRV until well after the changeover of wintering crews – there’s a bit more on that here

Macquarie Island webcam