Steve VK3TDX and I made the trip to Palm Beach Barrenjoey Lighthouse where the boys from MWRS were operating. The day was very windy and heavy rain showers were on and off, or rather mostly on.
We were lucky that during the short window while we climbed the hill the rain stopped.
In the lighthouse's keepers cottage Dom VK2JNA and Geoff VK2AVR were very busy working one QSO after the next.
At the time the boys had about 150 QSO's in the log.
Richard VK2SKY our publicity officer organized a press release in Manly Daily few days earlier so there were visitors interested in amateur radio.
For those not in the know: International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend.
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