Our purpose is to maintain an informed group of amateur radio operators who are ready to provide communications services in times of need. We primary operate in the Southern Mendocino and Northern Sonoma County’s coastal communities.

ABARC Repeater Info:

  • Frequency 147.825
  • Negative Shift
  • PL Tone103.5

Latest News…

Winter Field Day Jan 27-28, 2024

There is a Winter Field Day event the weekend of January 27th and 28th. From the website: “…Winter Field Day is a communications exercise. Winter Field Day is sponsored by the Winter Field Day Association. We passionately believe that Ham radio operators should practice portable emergency communications in winter environments as the potential for freezing…

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Successful training event!

We had about 15 attendees at our training event on Saturday November 4, 2023 at the Coast Life Support District building. A BIG thanks to all who attended and helped and especially to our instructors: Peter presented on antenna basics including UHF/VHF, HF, handheld, mobile and fixed options. Click here to download his super-helpful presentation…

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Upcoming FREE Training!

We are hosting a FREE training from 1 to 5 PM on Saturday, November 4 at the Bill Platt Center next to the Coast Life Support District building at 38901 Ocean Drive, Gualala. Snacks and drinks will be included. We will cover the following topics: If you want to register for this FREE training, or…

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Field Day is expected in 2023. Plans will be available on the ABARC Activities page as soon as possible. We still need volunteers for net control during 2023 for the weekly Tuesday night 2m net. Check the sign up sheet to see what’s available and contact Richard AE6XO to sign up. The next ABARC quarterly…

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