What's Happening

TX3X, Chesterfield Reef

A major DXpedition is underway on Chesterfield Reef in the south Pacific. Ranked 21 on the most-wanted list (Clublog), now's your chance!

Visit the TX3X website

South Sandwich & South Georgia 2016

In January 2016, a team of 14 Intrepid DXers will activate the islands of South Sandwich (#3 most wanted) and South Georgia (#8 most wanted).

Read more about this major DXpedition

Orca Report -- September meeting
Orca DXCC is five years old this month. The 47th club meeting on Sept. 8 included updates about the Pacific Northwest Cup (see which club won for the third-straight year), the upcoming WA Salmon Run contest, and a recap of the 7QAA Malawi DXpedition from last March. (Next meeting: Oct. 13)

Read the Orca Report

Final results -- 2015 BC QSO Party

See how participants fared in the 2015 BC QSO Party...

Post-Contest Report (PDF)

Line scores: BC Results (PDF) | W/VE/DX Results (PDF)

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

DX to watch for newest Chesterfield Is., TX3X: Oct. 1-12, 2015 Heard Is., VK0EK: Nov. 10-Dec. 22, 2015 Bouvet, 3Y0F: Dec. 22, 2015 South Sandwich & South Georgia Is., VP8: January 2016 Palmyra Is., KH5: January 2016 Cocos Keeling, VK9CK: Mar. 14-26, 2016
Recent DX activations...
Chatham Is., ZL7E: Apr. 3-15, 2015 Malawi, 7QAA: Mar. 11 to Apr. 1, 2015.
The international team in Malawi included Orca members Don VE7DS, Keith VE7KW and Neil VA7DX.
Tromelin, FR/T: Oct. 30-Nov. 10, 2014. Lord Howe Is., VK9DLX: Oct. 13 to 29, 2014.

TARA PSK Rumble Oct. 3 (rules). Oceania DX Phone Oct. 3-4 (rules). Russian WW Digital Oct. 3-4 (rules). California QSO Party Oct. 3-4 (rules).
Recent contest activity... CQ WW RTTY Sep. 26-27 (rules). SAC Scandinavian CW Sep. 19-20 (rules). Washington Salmon Run Sep. 19-20 (rules). BARTG Sprint 75 Sep. 20 (rules). Worked All Europe SSB Sep. 12-13 (rules). ARRL September VHF Sep. 12-13 (rules). Russian RTTY WW Sep. 5 (rules). All Asian DX Phone Sep. 5-6 (rules). SCC RTTY Aug. 29-30(rules). SARTG RTTY Aug. 15-16 (rules). WAE CW Aug. 8-9 (rules). TARA Grid Dip Aug. 1 (rules). NAQP CW Aug. 1-2 (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.