Most contest software loggers support the Oceania DX Contest, evidence of it's growing importance in the contest world. There are separate 24 hour contests for phone and CW, with the phone contest running on the first full weekend in October, and the CW contest on the second full weekend in October. Stations contact as many stations as possible. They will not want to waste time explaining the basics of the contest to people. However for most people, contest activity will be confined to dabbling in the contest and enjoying the additional activity created on the bands. In this example the report given is followed by a serial number, e.
Lists the names and dates for each contest for a month period starting with the month immediately previous to the current month.
Oceania DX Contest
A sample is available. Due to the difficulty obtaining accurate contest information, as much as 12 months in advance, not all contests may appear for later months. While many DX'peditions are organised throughout the year especially those to the particularly rare locations, many DX'peditions are organised to coincide with a particular amateur radio contest. For each different contest it is necessary to look at the rules to check the aims of the contests. Chance to make contacts with new countries, islands, etc: The table above shows a typical example of a contact that might be made in a ham radio contest. John Moyle Memorial Field Day.