What's Happening

2018 PNW DX Convention Aug. 3-5

This year's 63rd annual Pacific Northwest DX Convention -- August 3 to 5 -- is hosted by Orca DX and Contest Club. Register now to attend the convention at Inn at the Quay in New Westminster.

Visit the 2018 PNW DX Convention website

2018 BCQP final list of entries

Thanks to all who participated in the 2018 running of the BC QSO Party. The March 5 log submission deadline has passed.

View the final list of logs received (updated March 13)

Orca Report -- March 13 meeting
More than 20 Orca members enjoyed a great meeting on March 13 -- discussion included BC QSO Party highlights now that the log submission deadline as passed, and an upcoming visit to Botswana by Dave VE7VR.

Read the Orca Report

Membership Renewal
Club members are reminded that 2018 dues are $24 -- they can be paid by PayPal or cheque/check. More...

Join the club!
The Orca DX and Contest Club always welcomes new members. See who has already joined!

DX to watch for newest Mozambique, C8T: May 2-15, 2018 Baker Is., KH1/KH7Z: June 2018 Ducie Is., VP6D: Oct. 20-Nov. 3, 2018 North Korea, P5/3Z9DX: Up to 5 days, Dates TBA DXCC Most Wanted List ClubLog 2018
Recent DX activations...
Bouvet Is., 3Y0Z: Jan. 20-Feb. 3, 2018 Brunei, V85/KC0W: Nov. 24-Dec. 10, 2017 Seychelles, S79K: Nov. 25-26, 2017 Cocos Keeling Is., VK9CZ: Oct. 23-Nov. 17, 2017 Christmas Is., VK9XGJ: Oct. 1-21, 2017 North Cook Is., E51AMF: Jan. 11-Feb. 6, 2017

JIDX CW Apr. 14-15 (rules). Yuri Gagarin Intl. DX Apr. 14-15 (rules). CQMM DX (Manchester Miniera) Apr. 21-22 (rules). QSO PARTIES: Apr. 21-22 (Nebraska | Michigan | Ontario).
Recent contest activity... SP DX Apr. 7-8 (rules). EA RTTY Apr. 7-8 (rules). Russian WW Multimode Mar. 31-Apr. 1 (rules). CQWW WPX SSB Mar. 24-25 (rules). BARTG HF RTTY Mar. 17-19 (rules). Russian DX Mar. 17-19 (rules). RSGB Commonwealth (BERU) Mar. 10-11 (rules). Stew Perry TBDC Mar. 10-11 (rules). ARRL Intl. DX SSB Mar. 3-4 (rules). CQ 160M SSB Feb. 23-25 (rules). NAQP RTTY Feb. 24-25 (rules). ARRL Intl. DX CW Feb. 17-18 (rules). CQWW WPX RTTY Feb. 10-11 (rules). BC QSO Party Feb. 3-4 (rules). Post your scores on the 3830 reflector.

Club members are encouraged to join our Orca DXCC Yahoo! Group to get the latest club info.