VK5 National & Conservation Parks Award
April 2013 saw the launch of a new award the VK5 National & Conservation Parks Award.
It promotes portable operation in South Australia’s 21 National Parks and 262 Conservation Parks. Details as to parks – http://www.ahars.com.au/htm/parks_list.html
Finally picked up enough unique entries to qualify for (belated Bronze) Silver Status,
Each South Australian National Park shall qualify with 2 points. Each South Australian Conservation Park shall qualify with 1 point.
For Australian amateur radio operators / Australian short wave listeners, the Award will be issued in 5 levels as follows:
(a) Bronze A total of 10 points
(b) Silver A total of 20 points
(c) Gold A total of 35 points
(d) Platinum A total of 50 points
(e) Diamond A total of 70 points