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 W4VO repeater has been serving Northwest Georgia for over 40 years

Our Club meets once a month - every second Tuesday - meetings are held at the Rome Senior Center, 406 Riverside Parkway, Rome, GA.


Local Amateur Radio News

Club Meeting - Tuesday - April 14 at 7:00 PM
Rome Senior Center, 406 Riverside Parkway, Rome, GA
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Up the Creek Without a Pedal - May 9
Mark you calendar for the 2015 "Up the Creek without a Pedal" bike race.  Additional details will be presented at our Club meeting Tuesday Night.
Route Map
ARRL Field Day - June 27 - 28
ARRL Field Day is the most popular on-the-air event held annually in the US and Canada. On the fourth weekend of June, more than 35,000 radio amateurs gather with their clubs, groups or simply with friends to operate from remote locations.
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     Local Nets

ARES Net - Monday Nights at 9:00 PM
- 146.94 and 443.200 Repeaters
- Echo-link  Node   203979 / W4VO-R
Night Crawlers Net - Wednesday Nights at 8:00 PM
- 146.94 and 443.200 Repeaters
     Newly Licensed Amateur Radio Operators
- KM4JPE       Kevin Baker
- KM4JPF       Aaron Bartleson
- KM4JPG      Gavin Boyd
- KM4JPH      Lisa Callahan
- KM4JPJ       Linda Evans
- KM4JPK      Roy Mullins
                            Field Day 2014
  • Field Day 2014

        Area Hamfest

April 25, 2015 - Sugar Valley, GA
Calhoun Hamfest
May 30, 2015 - Fort Payne, AL
Fort Payne Hamfest
June 06, 2015 - Marietta, GA
Atlanta Hamfest
June 15 - 17, 2015 - Dayton, OH
Dayton Hamfest
Georgia ARES Convention  -  January 24, 2015

Bill KD4EKZ. Norval KF4TV, Eugene KK4IAJ (Congratulations on your Extra Class license upgrade!!). David WW4DW and Keith KA5QFI (not shown) at the ARRL Georgia Section Annual Convention in Forsyth , GA on 24 January 2015. This years theme was Family preparedness. Topics covered included CERT training, preparing "Go Bags," Digital Communications, Weather and other subjects. including continuous training and practice for operators was discussed.  There were also a number of displays.