Hamfest

Sunday 9th August 2020

Building on the success of previous years, the Flight Refuelling Amateur Radio Society is once again proud to host the most popular rally on the South coast.

Coronavirus update…  April – At present FRARS hope that Hamfest 2020 will be able to go ahead as planned. Our next update will be in May

Hamfest 2020:

Talk-In on 145.550MHz FM

Indoor and outdoor areas full of radio, computing, and electronics traders

Hamfest attracts traders from all over the UK, exhibiting items for amateur radio, computing, and electronics hobbyists. Also art and craft stalls. Many being under cover in our well appointed social club.For the smaller trader, Hamfest also operates a very popular car boot sale area.

Food and Drink.

Hamfest is located in the grounds of the Cobham Sports and Social Club, who provided a licensed bar as well as hot food and other refreshments

Lecture stream and demonstrations presented throughout the day, open to all.
Topics and times to be announced…

FRARS HQ  will be open to the public with its outstanding facilities on display plus Clubs and Associations joining us to meet with the amateur community. We plan a Live Contest station operating, taking part in a 4mtr contest, in the FRARS clubhouse. We hope to have a Special Event Station GB4RFR running in the weeks before the big day.