What's Happening

Join us in New Westminster 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 -- May 8 meeting
Have you tried the new FT8 digital mode? The May edition of the Orca Report includes a brief overview of FT8 with links to WSJT-X software and operating guides.

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 27-July 7, 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

Contest Corner THIS WEEK'S CONTESTS
King of Spain CW May 19-20 (rules). CQWW WPX CW May 26-27 (rules). DRCG WW RTTY June 9-10 (rules). ARRL June VHF June 9-10 (rules).
Recent contest activity... Volta RTTY May 12-13 (rules). ARI Intl. DX May 5-6 (rules). QSO PARTIES: May 5-6
(7QP | Indiana | Delaware | New England).
SP DX RTTY Apr. 28-29 (rules). Florida QSO Party: Apr. 28-29 (rules). BARTG Sprint 75 Apr. 29 (rules). CQMM DX (Manchester Miniera) Apr. 21-22 (rules). QSO PARTIES: Apr. 21-22 (Nebraska | Michigan | Ontario). JIDX CW Apr. 14-15 (rules). Yuri Gagarin Intl. DX Apr. 14-15 (rules). 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.