VK3 ScoutNET

The VK3 ScoutNet is an ongoing project built by dedicated amateur radio operators involved with the SRESU. They have made the network available to assist amateur radio licensed Scouts and friends of Scouting to communicate via relatively simple amateur radio equipment across the Melbourne metropolitan area and beyond.

Please remember to leave a 2-3 second break between your overs and invite new operators to join your conversations.

Clicking on an IRLP node number where listed below will show you the current status on irlp.net.


VK3 ScoutNet – Linked Repeater Network

CallsignLocationRptr OutputRptr InputCTCSSNotes
VK3RSUMt View439.925433.92591.5 Hz
VK3RAJUpwey439.750434.75091.5 HzIRLP 6372
VK3RSAEmerald439.650434.65091.5 Hz

Echolink Conference Server *SCOUT-VK*

VK3RAJ at Upwey is connected to Echolink conference server *SCOUT-VK*. You can connect to VK3RAJ via RF on Echolink-enabled repeaters by connecting to Echolink Node 556763.

When an EchoLink node is connected to an IRLP node, there can only be one connection, so while *SCOUT-VK* is connected to VK3RAJ-R, then no one else can connect to VK3RAJ-R via IRLP 6372, you have to connect to the *SCOUT-VK* conference in EchoLink.


Standalone Repeaters

CallsignLocationRptr OutputRptr InputCTCSSNotes
VK3RSAEmerald145.175145.175APRS iGate
VK3RSA-1
VK3RAJ 2mUpwey146.825146.22594.8IRLP 6372
VK3RSD 2mUpwey and Portable146.8875146.2875DSTAR Voice
VK3RSRPortable146.975146.375IRLP 6370
VK3RYNYallourn North145.175145.175APRS iGate
VK3RYN-1
VK3RSBMt St Leonard439.550434.55091.5 Hz